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Diocese of

Florencia

Colombia Colombia

Continent: South America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 15,441 km²

Population: 253,849 Catholics (86.9% of 292,280 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Ibagué

Neighbouring Dioceses: Mocoa–Sibundoy (↙), Garzón (↖), Neiva (↑), San Vicente del Caguán (→), Puerto Leguízamo–Solano (↓)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Statistics: 33 parishes, 21 missions, 54 priests (52 diocesan, 2 religious), 3 deacons, 58 lay religious (2 brothers, 56 sisters), 21 seminarians (2015)

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History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2013.04.27 – ...):Bishop Omar de Jesús Mejía Giraldo (52)Bishop Omar de Jesús Mejía Giraldo (52)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Florencia (Roman Rite)

Bishop Omar de Jesús Mejía Giraldo (52)Bishop Omar de Jesús Mejía Giraldo (52)Permalink
(2013.04.27 – ...)

Bishop of Florencia (Colombia)

Born:1966.01.21 (Colombia)
Ordained Priest:1991.11.16
Consecrated Bishop:2013.06.29

Bishop of Florencia (Colombia) (2013.04.27 – ...)

Bishop Jorge Alberto Ossa Soto (62)Bishop Jorge Alberto Ossa Soto (62)Permalink
(2003.01.21 – 2011.07.15)

Bishop of Santa Rosa de Osos (Colombia)

Scio cui credidi

Born:1956.07.29 (Colombia)
Ordained Priest:1982.05.23
Consecrated Bishop:2003.03.01

Bishop of Florencia (Colombia) (2003.01.21 – 2011.07.15)

Bishop of Santa Rosa de Osos (Colombia) (2011.07.15 – ...)

Bishop Fabián Marulanda López (84)Bishop Fabián Marulanda López (84)Permalink
(1989.12.22 – 2002.07.19)

Bishop emeritus of Florencia (Colombia)

Born:1933.12.27 (Colombia)
Ordained Priest:1960.11.20
Consecrated Bishop:1986.08.15

Titular Bishop of Pederodiana (1986.07.15 – 1989.12.22)

Auxiliary Bishop of Ibagué (Colombia) (1986.07.15 – 1989.12.22)

Bishop of Florencia (Colombia) (1989.12.22 – 2002.07.19)

Twitter FeedBishop José Luis Serna Alzate, I.M.C.Permalink
(1985.12.09 – 1989.07.08)

Born:1936.02.17 (Colombia)
Ordained Priest:1961.12.23
Consecrated Bishop:1978.12.07
Died:2014.09.28 († 78)

Titular Bishop of Cartennæ (1978.11.15 – 1985.12.09)

Vicar Apostolic of Florencia (Colombia) (1978.11.15 – 1985.12.09)

Bishop of Florencia (Colombia) (1985.12.09 – 1989.07.08)

Bishop of Líbano–Honda (Colombia) (1989.07.08 – 2002.07.12)

Vicars Apostolic of Florencia (Roman Rite)

Twitter FeedBishop José Luis Serna Alzate, I.M.C.Permalink
(1978.11.15 – 1985.12.09)

(see above)

Bishop Angelo Cuniberti, I.M.C.Permalink
(1961.04.18 – 1978.11.15)

Born:1921.02.06 (Italy)
Ordained Priest:1944.06.29
Consecrated Bishop:1961.05.21
Died:2012.06.26 († 91)

Vicar Apostolic of Florencia (Colombia) (1961.04.18 – 1978.11.15)

Titular Bishop of Arsinoë in Cypro (1961.04.18 – 2012.06.26)

Bishop Antonio Torasso, I.M.C.Permalink
(1952.01.10 – 1960.10.22)

Born:1914.12.16 (Italy)
Ordained Priest:1940.03.10
Consecrated Bishop:1952.04.20
Died:1960.10.22 († 45)

Titular Bishop of Thapsus (1952.01.10 – 1960.10.22)

Vicar Apostolic of Florencia (Colombia) (1952.01.10 – 1960.10.22)


as of 2018.11.07

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