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Diocese of

Castanhal

Brazil Brazil

Continent: South America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 14,338 km²

Population: 652,585 Catholics (81.3% of 802,267 total) (2017)

Statistics: 35 parishes, 1 mission, 50 priests (35 diocesan, 15 religious), 109 deacons, 111 lay religious (15 brothers, 96 sisters), 23 seminarians (2017)

Ecclesiastical Province: Belém do Pará

Neighbouring Dioceses: Abaetetuba (↙), Belém do Pará (←), Bragança do Pará (→)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Cathedral Dedication Anniversary: February 27 (2011)

Websites: LinkLink

History


Special Churches

All Churches (56)

Abaetetuba (↙), Belém do Pará (←), Bragança do Pará (→)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2004.12.29 – ...):Bishop Carlos Verzeletti (69)Bishop Carlos Verzeletti (69)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Castanhal (Roman Rite)

Bishop Carlos Verzeletti (69)Bishop Carlos Verzeletti (69)Permalink
(2004.12.29 – ...)

Bishop of Castanhal (Brazil)

Que conheçam a Ti, ó Senhor

Born:1950.09.08 (Italy)
Ordained Priest:1976.06.12
Consecrated Bishop:1996.07.28

Titular Bishop of Tepelta (1996.05.15 – 2004.12.29)

Auxiliary Bishop of Belém do Pará (Brazil) (1996.05.15 – 2004.12.29)

Bishop of Castanhal (Brazil) (2004.12.29 – ...)


as of 2019.11.12

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