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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

Website: Link

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2002.04.05 – ...):Bishop Roberto Octavio Balmori Cinta, M.J. (75)Bishop Roberto Octavio Balmori Cinta, M.J. (75)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Ciudad Valles (Roman Rite)

Bishop Roberto Octavio Balmori Cinta, M.J. (75)Bishop Roberto Octavio Balmori Cinta, M.J. (75)Permalink
(2002.04.05 – ...)

Bishop 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 – ...)

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 2019.09.28

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