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Diocese of

Ciudad Valles

Mexico Mexico

Continent: North America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 14,599 km²

Population: 709,000 Catholics (89.1% of 796,000 total) (2017)

Statistics: 52 parishes, 90 priests (77 diocesan, 13 religious), 115 lay religious (13 brothers, 102 sisters), 23 seminarians (2017)

Ecclesiastical Province: San Luis Potosí

Neighbouring Dioceses: Querétaro (↙), San Luis Potosí (←), Matehuala (↖), Ciudad Victoria (↑), Tampico (↗), Tuxpan (→), Huejutla (↓)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Address: 16 de septiembre #726 Col. Centro, 79000 - Cd. Valles, S.L.P., Mexico

Phone: (481) 3-82-25-97

History


Special Churches

Querétaro (↙), San Luis Potosí (←), Matehuala (↖), Ciudad Victoria (↑), Tampico (↗), Tuxpan (→), Huejutla (↓)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2020.03.19 – ...):Bishop Roberto Yenny García (48)Bishop Roberto Yenny García (48)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Ciudad Valles (Roman Rite)

Bishop Roberto Yenny García (48)Bishop Roberto Yenny García (48)Permalink
(2020.03.19 – ...)

Bishop of Ciudad Valles (Mexico)

Born:1972.02.08 (Ciudad de México, Mexico)
Ordained Priest:1996.03.19
Consecrated Bishop:2020.06.17

Bishop of Ciudad Valles (Mexico) (2020.03.19 – ...)

Bishop Roberto Octavio Balmori Cinta, M.J. (76)Bishop Roberto Octavio Balmori Cinta, M.J. (76)Permalink
(2002.04.05 – 2020.03.19)

Bishop emeritus of Ciudad Valles (Mexico)

Born:1943.11.20 (Mexico)
Ordained Priest:1970.05.17
Consecrated Bishop:2002.06.05

Bishop of Ciudad Valles (Mexico) (2002.04.05 – 2020.03.19)

Bishop José Guadalupe Galván Galindo (78)Bishop José Guadalupe Galván Galindo (78)Permalink
(1994.07.08 – 2000.10.12)

Bishop emeritus of Torreón (Mexico)

Al servicio del Pueblo de Dios

Born:1941.08.21 (Mexico)
Ordained Priest:1965.06.29
Consecrated Bishop:1994.08.10

Bishop of Ciudad Valles (Mexico) (1994.07.08 – 2000.10.12)

Bishop of Torreón (Mexico) (2000.10.12 – 2017.09.09)

Bishop Juvencio González AlvarezPermalink
(1980.01.08 – 1995.07.18)

Born:1917.02.28 (Mexico)
Ordained Priest:1942.12.19
Consecrated Bishop:1980.03.19
Died:1995.07.18 († 78)

Bishop of Ciudad Valles (Mexico) (1980.01.08 – 1995.07.18)

Bishop José Melgoza OsorioPermalink
(1970.05.18 – 1979.02.05)

Born:1912.02.17 (Mexico)
Ordained Priest:1938.12.07
Consecrated Bishop:1970.06.29
Died:2007.09.04 († 95)

Bishop of Ciudad Valles (Mexico) (1970.05.18 – 1979.02.05)

Bishop of Nezahualcóyotl (Mexico) (1979.02.05 – 1989.03.15)

Bishop Alfonso Reyes RamosPermalink
(1966.11.29 – 1969.07.26)

Born:1913.06.21 (Mexico)
Ordained Priest:1937.05.22
Consecrated Bishop:1967.02.24
Died:1969.07.26 († 56)

Bishop of Ciudad Valles (Mexico) (1966.11.29 – 1969.07.26)

Bishop Carlos Quintero Arce (later Archbishop)Permalink
(1961.03.20 – 1966.03.03)

Born:1920.02.13 (Mexico)
Ordained Priest:1944.04.08
Consecrated Bishop:1961.05.14
Died:2016.02.15 († 96)

Bishop of Ciudad Valles (Mexico) (1961.03.20 – 1966.03.03)

Titular Archbishop of Thysdrus (1966.03.03 – 1968.08.18)

Coadjutor Archbishop of Hermosillo (Mexico) (1966.03.03 – 1968.08.18)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Hermosillo (Mexico) (1968.08.18 – 1996.08.20)


as of 2020.06.18

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