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Diocese of

Cruzeiro do Sul

Brazil Brazil

Continent: South America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Ecclesiastical Province: Porto Velho

Neighbouring Dioceses: San Ramón (↙), Pucallpa (←), Alto Solimões (↗), Tefé (↗), Lábrea (→), Rio Branco (↘), Puerto Maldonado (↘)

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History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2001.01.03 – ...):Bishop Mosé João Pontelo, C.S.Sp. (72)Bishop Mosé João Pontelo, C.S.Sp. (72)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Cruzeiro do Sul (Roman Rite)

Bishop Mosé João Pontelo, C.S.Sp. (72)Bishop Mosé João Pontelo, C.S.Sp. (72)
(2001.01.03 – ...)

Bishop of Cruzeiro do Sul (Brazil)

Born:1942.09.18 (Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1967.05.14
Consecrated Bishop:1998.08.02

Coadjutor Bishop of Cruzeiro do Sul (Brazil) (1998.05.27 – 2001.01.03)

Bishop of Cruzeiro do Sul (Brazil) (2001.01.03 – ...)

Bishop Luís Herbst, C.S.Sp. (89)Bishop Luís Herbst, C.S.Sp. (89)
(1988.12.07 – 2001.01.03)

Bishop emeritus of Cruzeiro do Sul (Brazil)

Veritas liberabit vos

Born:1925.11.23 (Germany)
Ordained Priest:1951.12.08
Consecrated Bishop:1979.11.11

Coadjutor Bishop-Prelate of Juruá (Brazil) (1979.08.07 – 1987.06.25)

Coadjutor Bishop of Cruzeiro do Sul (Brazil) (1987.06.25 – 1988.12.07)

Bishop of Cruzeiro do Sul (Brazil) (1988.12.07 – 2001.01.03)

Bishop Heinrich Rüth, C.S.Sp.
(1987.06.25 – 1988.12.07)

Born:1913.01.04 (Germany)
Ordained Priest:1939.11.04
Consecrated Bishop:1966.10.02
Died:2006.10.23 († 93)

Coadjutor Bishop-Prelate of Juruá (Brazil) (1966.06.21 – 1967.02.07)

Titular Bishop of Leptiminus (1966.06.21 – 1978.05.26)

Bishop-Prelate of Juruá (Brazil) (1967.02.07 – 1987.06.25)

Bishop of Cruzeiro do Sul (Brazil) (1987.06.25 – 1988.12.07)

Prelates of Juruá (Roman Rite)

Bishop Heinrich Rüth, C.S.Sp.
(1967.02.07 – 1987.06.25)

(see above)

Bishop José Hascher, C.S.Sp.
(1947.03.22 – 1967.02.25)

Born:1890.12.09 (France)
Ordained Priest:1920.10.28
Consecrated Bishop:1947.06.05
Died:1973.05.08 († 82)

Bishop-Prelate of Juruá (Brazil) (1947.03.22 – 1967.02.25)

Titular Bishop of Æliæ (1947.03.22 – 1973.05.08)

Fr. Henrique Klein
(1942 – 1947)

Died:1947

Bishop-Prelate of Juruá (Brazil) (1942 – 1947)

Bishop Heinrich Ritter, C.S.Sp.
(1935.09.06 – 1942.07.19)

Born:1879.05.06 (Germany)
Ordained Priest:1904.10.28
Consecrated Bishop:1935.10.24
Died:1942.07.19 († 63)

Titular Bishop of Rhosus (1935.09.06 – 1942.07.19)

Bishop-Prelate of Juruá (Brazil) (1935.09.06 – 1942.07.19)

Former Prelates


as of 2014.12.09

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