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Diocese of

Caguas

Puerto Rico Puerto Rico

Continent: Central America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 1,274 km²

Population: 501,863 Catholics (78.2% of 641,930 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: San Juan de Puerto Rico

Neighbouring Dioceses: Ponce (↙), Arecibo (↖), San Juan de Puerto Rico (↑), Fajardo–Humacao (→)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Patron Saint: Mary Mother of the Church (November 13)

Cathedral Dedication Anniversary: November 25

Statistics: 34 parishes, 3 missions, 78 priests (53 diocesan, 25 religious), 104 deacons, 106 lay religious (31 brothers, 75 sisters), 10 seminarians (2015)

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History


Special Churches

All Churches (34)

Ponce (↙), Arecibo (↖), San Juan de Puerto Rico (↑), Fajardo–Humacao (→)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2017.02.02 – ...):Bishop Eusebio Ramos Morales (65)Bishop Eusebio Ramos Morales (65)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Caguas (Roman Rite)

Bishop Eusebio Ramos Morales (65)Bishop Eusebio Ramos Morales (65)Permalink
(2017.02.02 – ...)

Bishop of Caguas (Puerto Rico)

Born:1952.12.15 (Puerto Rico)
Ordained Priest:1983.06.03
Consecrated Bishop:2008.05.31

Bishop of Fajardo–Humacao (Puerto Rico) (2008.03.11 – 2017.02.02)

Bishop of Caguas (Puerto Rico) (2017.02.02 – ...)

Bishop Rubén Antonio González Medina, C.M.F. (69)Bishop Rubén Antonio González Medina, C.M.F. (69)Permalink
(2000.12.12 – 2015.12.22)

Bishop of Ponce (Puerto Rico)

Fijos los ojos en Jesús

Born:1949.02.09 (Puerto Rico)
Ordained Priest:1975.02.09
Consecrated Bishop:2001.02.04

Bishop of Caguas (Puerto Rico) (2000.12.12 – 2015.12.22)

President of Episcopal Conference of Puerto Rico (2007.12 – 2012.12)

Bishop of Ponce (Puerto Rico) (2015.12.22 – ...)

Bishop Álvaro Corrada Del Río, S.J. (76)Bishop Álvaro Corrada Del Río, S.J. (76)Permalink
(Apostolic Administrator 1998.07.28 – 2000.12.05)

Bishop Álvaro Corrada Del Río, S.J. (76)Bishop Álvaro Corrada Del Río, S.J. (76)Permalink
(Apostolic Administrator sede plena 1997.07.04 – 1998.07.28)

Bishop Enrique Manuel Hernández Rivera (80)Bishop Enrique Manuel Hernández Rivera (80)Permalink
(1981.02.13 – 1998.07.28)

Bishop emeritus of Caguas (Puerto Rico)

Born:1938.08.12 (Puerto Rico)
Ordained Priest:1968.06.08
Consecrated Bishop:1979.08.17

Titular Bishop of Vamalla (1979.06.11 – 1981.02.13)

Auxiliary Bishop of San Juan de Puerto Rico (Puerto Rico) (1979.06.11 – 1981.02.13)

Bishop of Caguas (Puerto Rico) (1981.02.13 – 1998.07.28)

Bishop Rafael Grovas FelixPermalink
(1965.01.19 – 1981.02.12)

Born:1905.11.26 (Puerto Rico)
Ordained Priest:1928.04.07
Consecrated Bishop:1965.03.02
Died:1991.09.09 († 85)

Bishop of Caguas (Puerto Rico) (1965.01.19 – 1981.02.12)

Former Prelates


as of 2018.11.07

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