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Diocese of

Cametá

Brazil Brazil

Continent: South America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 48,309 km²

Population: 380,000 Catholics (68.1% of 558,000 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Belém do Pará

Neighbouring Dioceses: Xingu (↙), Marajó (←), Ponta de Pedras (↑), Abaetetuba (↗), Bragança do Pará (↘), Marabá (↓)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Statistics: 20 parishes, 4 missions, 28 priests (24 diocesan, 4 religious), 7 deacons, 44 lay religious (6 brothers, 38 sisters), 11 seminarians (2015)

Address: Residência Episcopal, Estr. Côn. Siqueira 1653, 68400-000 Cametá, PA, Brazil

Phone: (091)3781-1157

Website: Link

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2017.09.27 – ...):Bishop José Altevir da Silva, C.S.Sp. (55)Bishop-elect José Altevir da Silva, C.S.Sp. (55)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Cametá (Roman Rite)

Bishop José Altevir da Silva, C.S.Sp. (55)Bishop-elect José Altevir da Silva, C.S.Sp. (55)Permalink
(2017.09.27 – ...)

Bishop of Cametá (Brazil)

Born:1962.11.30 (Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1992.12.06
Consecrated Bishop:2017.12.16

Bishop of Cametá (Brazil) (2017.09.27 – ...)

Bishop Jesús María Cizaurre Berdonces, O.A.R. (65)Bishop Jesús María Cizaurre Berdonces, O.A.R. (65)Permalink
(2013.02.06 – 2016.08.17)

Bishop of Bragança do Pará (Brazil)

Pax et Fides

Born:1952.01.06 (Spain)
Ordained Priest:1976.06.26
Consecrated Bishop:2000.05.07

Bishop-Prelate of Cametá (Brazil) (2000.02.23 – 2013.02.06)

Bishop of Cametá (Brazil) (2013.02.06 – 2016.08.17)

Bishop of Bragança do Pará (Brazil) (2016.08.17 – ...)

Prelates of Cametá (Roman Rite)

Bishop Jesús María Cizaurre Berdonces, O.A.R. (65)Bishop Jesús María Cizaurre Berdonces, O.A.R. (65)Permalink
(2000.02.23 – 2013.02.06)

(see above)

Bishop José Elias Chaves Júnior, C.M.Permalink
(1980.05.21 – 1999.09.29)

Evangelizare pauperibus

Born:1926.04.28 (Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1953.10.18
Consecrated Bishop:1980.07.25
Died:2006.10.31 († 80)

Bishop-Prelate of Cametá (Brazil) (1980.05.21 – 1999.09.29)

Bishop Cornélio Veerman, C.M.Permalink
(1961.02.27 – 1969.08.08)

Born:1908.11.06 (Netherlands)
Ordained Priest:1935.07.21
Consecrated Bishop:1961.05.22
Died:1994.09.12 († 85)

Apostolic Administrator of Cametá (Brazil) (1953.05.03 – 1961.02.27)

Bishop-Prelate of Cametá (Brazil) (1961.02.27 – 1969.08.08)

Titular Bishop of Numida (1961.02.27 – 1970.11.30)

Fr. Cornélio Veerman, C.M. (later Bishop)Permalink
(Apostolic Administrator 1953.05.03 – 1961.02.27)


as of 2017.12.14

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