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Diocese of

Cuauhtémoc–Madera

Mexico Mexico

Continent: North America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 37,405 km²

Population: 369,452 Catholics (86.8% of 425,591 total) (2017)

Statistics: 28 parishes, 42 priests (33 diocesan, 9 religious), 1 deacon, 58 lay religious (10 brothers, 48 sisters), 9 seminarians (2017)

Ecclesiastical Province: Chihuahua

Neighbouring Dioceses: Ciudad Obregón (←), Nuevo Casas Grandes (↑), Chihuahua (→), Tarahumara (↓)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Address: Hidalgo y 6ª Col. Centro, 31500 - Cuauhtémoc, Chih., Mexico

Phone: (625) 5-81-57-22

Website: Link

History


Special Churches

Ciudad Obregón (←), Nuevo Casas Grandes (↑), Chihuahua (→), Tarahumara (↓)

Present Prelates

Bishop (1995.11.17 – ...):Bishop Juan Guillermo López Soto (73)Bishop Juan Guillermo López Soto (73)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Cuauhtémoc–Madera (Roman Rite)

Bishop Juan Guillermo López Soto (73)Bishop Juan Guillermo López Soto (73)Permalink
(1995.11.17 – ...)

Bishop of Cuauhtémoc–Madera (Mexico)

Born:1947.02.10 (Mexico)
Ordained Priest:1972.08.18
Consecrated Bishop:1995.12.15

Bishop of Cuauhtémoc–Madera (Mexico) (1995.11.17 – ...)

Prelates of Madera (Roman Rite)

Bishop Renato Ascencio León (81)Bishop Renato Ascencio León (81)Permalink
(1988.07.19 – 1994.10.07)

Bishop emeritus of Ciudad Juárez (Mexico)

In nomine Domini

Born:1939.05.11 (Mexico)
Ordained Priest:1965.06.12
Consecrated Bishop:1988.08.30

Bishop-Prelate of Madera (Mexico) (1988.07.19 – 1994.10.07)

Bishop of Ciudad Juárez (Mexico) (1994.10.07 – 2014.12.20)

Bishop Justo Goizueta Gridilla, O.A.R.Permalink
(1970.01.14 – 1988.02.02)

Born:1912.11.27 (Spain)
Ordained Priest:1935.07.28
Consecrated Bishop:1970.02.08
Died:1991.06.20 († 78)

Apostolic Administrator of Madera (Mexico) (1967 – 1970.01.14)

Titular Bishop of Egara (1970.01.14 – 1978.02.15)

Bishop-Prelate of Madera (Mexico) (1970.01.14 – 1988.02.02)

Fr. Justo Goizueta Gridilla, O.A.R. (later Bishop)Permalink
(Apostolic Administrator 1967 – 1970.01.14)


as of 2020.06.16

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