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Diocese of

Floriano

Brazil Brazil

Continent: South America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 48,559 km²

Population: 164,700 Catholics (80.1% of 205,700 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Teresina

Neighbouring Dioceses: Bom Jesus do Gurguéia (↙), Balsas (←), Caxias do Maranhão (↑), Oeiras (→), São Raimundo Nonato (↘)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Statistics: 29 parishes, 25 priests (16 diocesan, 9 religious), 27 lay religious (9 brothers, 18 sisters), 7 seminarians (2015)

History


Special Churches

Bom Jesus do Gurguéia (↙), Balsas (←), Caxias do Maranhão (↑), Oeiras (→), São Raimundo Nonato (↘)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2017.03.29 – ...):Bishop Edivalter Andrade (56)Bishop Edivalter Andrade (56)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Floriano (Roman Rite)

Bishop Edivalter Andrade (56)Bishop Edivalter Andrade (56)Permalink
(2017.03.29 – ...)

Bishop of Floriano (Brazil)

Born:1962.04.17 (Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1989.10.08
Consecrated Bishop:2017.06.10

Bishop of Floriano (Brazil) (2017.03.29 – ...)

Bishop Valdemir Ferreira dos Santos (58)Bishop Valdemir Ferreira dos Santos (58)Permalink
(2010.03.17 – 2016.05.04)

Bishop of Amargosa (Brazil)

Pasce oves meas

Born:1960.06.30 (Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1987.09.06
Consecrated Bishop:2010.05.30

Bishop of Floriano (Brazil) (2010.03.17 – 2016.05.04)

Bishop of Amargosa (Brazil) (2016.05.04 – ...)

Bishop Augusto Alves da Rocha (85)Bishop Augusto Alves da Rocha (85)Permalink
(2008.02.27 – 2010.03.17)

Bishop emeritus of Floriano (Brazil)

In fide fundati

Born:1933.07.17 (Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1960.02.21
Consecrated Bishop:1975.08.23

Bishop of Picos (Brazil) (1975.05.23 – 2001.10.24)

Bishop of Oeiras–Floriano (Brazil) (2001.10.24 – 2008.02.27)

Bishop of Floriano (Brazil) (2008.02.27 – 2010.03.17)


as of 2018.11.07

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