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Diocese of

Cachoeira do Sul

Brazil Brazil

Continent: South America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 10,730 km²

Population: 173,800 Catholics (74.0% of 234,900 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Santa Maria

Neighbouring Dioceses: Bagé (↙), Santa Maria (←), Cruz Alta (↖), Santa Cruz do Sul (↗)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Statistics: 13 parishes, 24 priests (20 diocesan, 4 religious), 17 deacons, 23 lay religious (5 brothers, 18 sisters), 8 seminarians (2015)

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History


Special Churches

All Churches (13)

Bagé (↙), Santa Maria (←), Cruz Alta (↖), Santa Cruz do Sul (↗)

Present Prelates

Bishop:vacant

Ordinaries

Bishops of Cachoeira do Sul (Roman Rite)

Bishop Remídio José BohnPermalink
(2011.12.28 – 2018.01.06)

Omnes fratres sumus / Todos somos irmãos

Born:1950.05.21 (Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1975.11.29
Consecrated Bishop:2006.03.17
Died:2018.01.06 († 67)

Titular Bishop of Uchi maius (2006.01.18 – 2011.12.28)

Auxiliary Bishop of Porto Alegre (Brazil) (2006.01.18 – 2011.12.28)

Bishop of Cachoeira do Sul (Brazil) (2011.12.28 – 2018.01.06)

Bishop Irineu Silvio Wilges, O.F.M. (82)Bishop Irineu Silvio Wilges, O.F.M. (82)Permalink
(2000.06.14 – 2011.12.28)

Bishop emeritus of Cachoeira do Sul (Brazil)

Paz e alegria no Espírito Santo

Born:1936.10.03 (Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1962.07.15
Consecrated Bishop:2000.08.12

Bishop of Cachoeira do Sul (Brazil) (2000.06.14 – 2011.12.28)

Bishop Ângelo Domingos Salvador, O.F.M. Cap. (86)Bishop Ângelo Domingos Salvador, O.F.M. Cap. (86)Permalink
(1991.07.17 – 1999.05.26)

Bishop emeritus of Uruguaiana (Brazil)

Dare vitam fratribus

Born:1932.07.17 (Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1958.03.22
Consecrated Bishop:1981.06.14

Titular Bishop of Selia (1981.03.16 – 1986.05.16)

Auxiliary Bishop of São Salvador da Bahia (Brazil) (1981.03.16 – 1986.05.16)

Bishop-Prelate of Coxim (Brazil) (1986.05.16 – 1991.07.17)

Bishop of Cachoeira do Sul (Brazil) (1991.07.17 – 1999.05.26)

Bishop of Uruguaiana (Brazil) (1999.05.26 – 2007.06.27)


as of 2018.11.07

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