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Diocese of

Formosa

Brazil Brazil

Continent: South America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 47,604 km²

Population: 262,100 Catholics (71.4% of 366,900 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Brasília

Neighbouring Dioceses: Brasília (↙), Uruaçu (↖), Porto Nacional (↑), Barreiras (↗), Bom Jesus da Lapa (↗), Paracatu (↓)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Statistics: 27 parishes, 240 missions, 39 priests (38 diocesan, 1 religious), 53 lay religious (6 brothers, 47 sisters), 14 seminarians (2015)

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History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop:vacant
Apostolic Administrator (2018.03.21 – ...):Archbishop Paulo Mendes Peixoto (67)Archbishop Paulo Mendes Peixoto (67)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Uberaba (Brazil)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Formosa (Roman Rite)

Archbishop Paulo Mendes Peixoto (67)Archbishop Paulo Mendes Peixoto (67)Permalink
(Apostolic Administrator 2018.03.21 – ...)

Bishop José Ronaldo Ribeiro (61)Bishop José Ronaldo Ribeiro (61)Permalink
(2014.09.24 – 2018.09.12)

Bishop emeritus of Formosa (Brazil)

In corde legem Meam

Born:1957.02.28 (Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1985.05.05
Consecrated Bishop:2007.07.25

Bishop of Janaúba (Brazil) (2007.06.06 – 2014.09.24)

Bishop of Formosa (Brazil) (2014.09.24 – 2018.09.12)

Bishop Paulo Roberto Beloto (61)Bishop Paulo Roberto Beloto (61)Permalink
(2005.11.16 – 2013.10.23)

Bishop of Franca (Brazil)

Evangelii servus

Born:1957.04.09 (Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1986.06.29
Consecrated Bishop:2006.02.04

Bishop of Formosa (Brazil) (2005.11.16 – 2013.10.23)

Bishop of Franca (Brazil) (2013.10.23 – ...)

Bishop João Wilk, O.F.M. Conv. (66)Bishop João Wilk (Jan Kazimierz), O.F.M. Conv. (66)Permalink
(1998.01.28 – 2004.06.09)

Bishop of Anápolis (Brazil)

Ut amor ametur

Born:1951.09.18 (Poland)
Ordained Priest:1976.06.24
Consecrated Bishop:1998.04.04

Bishop of Formosa (Brazil) (1998.01.28 – 2004.06.09)

Bishop of Anápolis (Brazil) (2004.06.09 – ...)

Bishop Victor João Herman José Tielbeek, SS.CC.Permalink
(1979.10.16 – 1997.12.24)

Zelus domus tuæ

Born:1919.08.16 (Netherlands)
Ordained Priest:1946.08.04
Consecrated Bishop:1961.04.09
Died:1997.12.24 († 78)

Titular Bishop of Tipasa in Numidia (1961.02.04 – 1978.05.26)

Bishop-Prelate of Formosa (Brazil) (1961.02.04 – 1979.10.16)

Bishop of Formosa (Brazil) (1979.10.16 – 1997.12.24)

Prelates of Formosa (Roman Rite)

Bishop Victor João Herman José Tielbeek, SS.CC.Permalink
(1961.02.04 – 1979.10.16)

(see above)


as of 2018.09.13

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