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Diocese of

Cancún–Chetumal

Mexico Mexico

Continent: North America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese Diocese

Area: 50,212 km²

Population: 1,016,131 Catholics (64.0% of 1,588,700 total) (2020)

Statistics: 76 parishes, 425 missions, 134 priests (56 diocesan, 78 religious), 38 deacons, 217 lay religious (84 brothers, 133 sisters), 53 seminarians (2020)

Ecclesiastical Province: Yucatán

Neighbouring Dioceses: Campeche (↙), Yucatán (←), Pinar del Río (↗), Belize City–Belmopan (↓)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Address: Ixcun s/n Lote 1 entre Costa y Av. Puertos SM 33, 77500 - Cancún, Q.Roo, Mexico

Phone: (998) 8-87-13-90

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History


Special Churches

Campeche (↙), Yucatán (←), Pinar del Río (↗), Belize City–Belmopan (↓)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2020.02.15 – ...):Bishop Pedro Pablo Elizondo Cárdenas, L.C. (72)Bishop Pedro Pablo Elizondo Cárdenas, L.C. (72)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Cancún–Chetumal (Roman Rite)

Bishop Pedro Pablo Elizondo Cárdenas, L.C. (72)Bishop Pedro Pablo Elizondo Cárdenas, L.C. (72)Permalink
(2020.02.15 – ...)

Bishop of Cancún–Chetumal (Mexico)

Si me amas apacienta

Born:1949.09.04 (Mexico)
Ordained Priest:1982.12.24
Consecrated Bishop:2004.11.22

Bishop-Prelate of Cancún–Chetumal (Mexico) (2004.10.26 – 2020.02.15)

Bishop of Cancún–Chetumal (Mexico) (2020.02.15 – ...)

Prelates of Cancún–Chetumal (Roman Rite)

Bishop Pedro Pablo Elizondo Cárdenas, L.C. (72)Bishop Pedro Pablo Elizondo Cárdenas, L.C. (72)Permalink
(2004.10.26 – 2020.02.15)

(see above)

Bishop Jorge Bernal Vargas, L.C. (93)Bishop Jorge Bernal Vargas, L.C. (93)Permalink
(1996.12.20 – 2004.10.26)

Bishop-Prelate emeritus of Cancún–Chetumal (Mexico)

Born:1929.02.28 (Mexico)
Ordained Priest:1957.09.15
Consecrated Bishop:1974.03.19

Apostolic Administrator of Chetumal (Mexico) (1970.06.13 – 1973.12.07)

Titular Bishop of Velefi (1973.12.07 – 1978.02.15)

Bishop-Prelate of Chetumal (Mexico) (1973.12.07 – 1996.12.20)

Bishop-Prelate of Cancún–Chetumal (Mexico) (1996.12.20 – 2004.10.26)

Prelates of Chetumal (Roman Rite)

Bishop Jorge Bernal Vargas, L.C. (93)Bishop Jorge Bernal Vargas, L.C. (93)Permalink
(1973.12.07 – 1996.12.20)

(see above)

Bishop Jorge Bernal Vargas, L.C. (93)Fr. Jorge Bernal Vargas, L.C. (93) (later Bishop)Permalink
(Apostolic Administrator 1970.06.13 – 1973.12.07)


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