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Diocese of

Cartago

Costa Rica Costa Rica

Continent: Central America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 1,252 km²

Population: 442,000 Catholics (90.0% of 491,000 total) (2014)

Ecclesiastical Province: San José

Neighbouring Dioceses: Puntarenas (↙), San José (←), Limón (→), San Isidro de El General (↓)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Statistics: 39 parishes, 4 missions, 108 priests (75 diocesan, 33 religious), 154 lay religious (80 brothers, 74 sisters), 36 seminarians (2014)

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History


Special Churches

Puntarenas (↙), San José (←), Limón (→), San Isidro de El General (↓)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2017.03.04 – ...):Bishop Mario Enrique Quirós Quirós (50)Bishop-elect Mario Enrique Quirós Quirós (50)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Cartago (Roman Rite)

Bishop Mario Enrique Quirós Quirós (50)Bishop-elect Mario Enrique Quirós Quirós (50)Permalink
(2017.03.04 – ...)

Bishop of Cartago (Costa Rica)

Born:1967.01.19 (Costa Rica)
Ordained Priest:1994.12.08
Consecrated Bishop:2017.05.13

Bishop of Cartago (Costa Rica) (2017.03.04 – ...)

Bishop José Francisco Ulloa Rojas (76)Bishop José Francisco Ulloa Rojas (76)Permalink
(2005.05.24 – 2017.03.04)

Bishop emeritus of Cartago (Costa Rica)

Sacerdote para servir

Born:1940.10.01 (Costa Rica)
Ordained Priest:1964.12.19
Consecrated Bishop:1995.02.22

Bishop of Limón (Costa Rica) (1994.12.30 – 2005.05.24)

President of Episcopal Conference of Costa Rica (2002 – 2008.09)

President of Episcopal Secretariat of Central America and Panama (2005.03 – 2011)

Bishop of Cartago (Costa Rica) (2005.05.24 – 2017.03.04)


as of 2017.04.10

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