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Diocese of

Gibraltar

Gibraltar Gibraltar

Continent: West Europe

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 6 km²

Population: 24,229 Catholics (79.8% of 30,351 total) (2014)

Immediately subject to the Holy See

Neighbouring Dioceses: Tanger (↙), Cádiz y Ceuta (↖)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Patron Saint: Our Lady of Europe, St. Bernard

Statistics: 5 parishes, 8 priests (7 diocesan, 1 religious), 2 lay religious (1 brother, 1 sister) (2014)

Website: Link

History


Special Churches

All Churches (8)

Tanger (↙), Cádiz y Ceuta (↖)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2016.06.24 – ...):Bishop Carmelo Zammit (68)Bishop Carmelo Zammit (68)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Gibraltar (Roman Rite)

Bishop Carmelo Zammit (68)Bishop Carmelo Zammit (68)Permalink
(2016.06.24 – ...)

Bishop of Gibraltar (Gibraltar)

Born:1949.12.19 (Malta)
Ordained Priest:1974.07.20
Consecrated Bishop:2016.09.08

Bishop of Gibraltar (Gibraltar) (2016.06.24 – ...)

Bishop Ralph Heskett, C.SS.R. (65)Bishop Ralph Heskett, C.SS.R. (65)Permalink
(Apostolic Administrator 2014.07 – 2016.06.24)

Bishop Ralph Heskett, C.SS.R. (65)Bishop Ralph Heskett, C.SS.R. (65)Permalink
(2010.03.18 – 2014.05.20)

Bishop of Hallam (England)

Apud eum redemptio

Born:1953.03.03 (England)
Ordained Priest:1976.07.10
Consecrated Bishop:2010.07.10

Bishop of Gibraltar (Gibraltar) (2010.03.18 – 2014.05.20)

Bishop of Hallam (England) (2014.05.20 – ...)

Apostolic Administrator of Gibraltar (Gibraltar) (2014.07 – 2016.06.24)

Bishop Charles CaruanaPermalink
(1998.02.14 – 2010.03.18)

Sapientia et amor Dei

Born:1932.10.09 (Gibraltar)
Ordained Priest:1959.05.24
Consecrated Bishop:1998.05.24
Died:2010.10.01 († 77)

Bishop of Gibraltar (Gibraltar) (1998.02.14 – 2010.03.18)

Bishop Bernard Patrick DevlinPermalink
(1984.10.20 – 1998.02.14)

Born:1921.03.10 (Ireland)
Ordained Priest:1945.12.09
Consecrated Bishop:1985.01.06
Died:2010.12.15 († 89)

Bishop of Gibraltar (Gibraltar) (1984.10.20 – 1998.02.14)

Bishop Edward RapalloPermalink
(1973.07.05 – 1984.02.06)

Super hanc petram

Born:1914.03.19 (Gibraltar)
Ordained Priest:1937.11.07
Consecrated Bishop:1973.10.07
Died:1984.02.06 († 69)

Bishop of Gibraltar (Gibraltar) (1973.07.05 – 1984.02.06)

Bishop John Farmer HealyPermalink
(1956.07.18 – 1973.02.17)

Born:1900.12.03 (Jamaica)
Ordained Priest:1927.06.11
Consecrated Bishop:1956.10.11
Died:1973.02.17 († 72)

Bishop of Gibraltar (Gibraltar) (1956.07.18 – 1973.02.17)

Bishop Richard Joseph FitzgeraldPermalink
(1927.05.25 – 1956.02.15)

Born:1881.08.12 (Ireland)
Ordained Priest:1905.08.15
Consecrated Bishop:1927.10.09
Died:1956.02.15 († 74)

Bishop of Gibraltar (Gibraltar) (1927.05.25 – 1956.02.15)

Bishop Henry Gregory Thompson, O.S.B.Permalink
(1910.11.10 – 1927.05.25)

Born:1871.03.27 (England)
Ordained Priest:1902.10.19
Consecrated Bishop:1910.12.21
Died:1942.10.27 († 71)

Bishop of Gibraltar (Gibraltar) (1910.11.10 – 1927.05.25)

Titular Bishop of Mundinitza (1927.07.15 – 1942.10.27)

Vicars Apostolic of Gibraltar (Roman Rite)

Bishop Remigio Guido Barbieri, O.S.B.Permalink
(1901.07.29 – 1910.04.15)

Born:1836.09.07 (Italy)
Ordained Priest:1861.03.24
Consecrated Bishop:1903.11.10
Died:1910.04.15 († 73)

Titular Bishop of Theodosiopolis (1901.07.29 – 1910.04.15)

Vicar Apostolic of Gibraltar (Gibraltar) (1901.07.29 – 1910.04.15)

Bishop James BellordPermalink
(1899.02.05 – 1901.07.29)

Born:1846.02.26 (England)
Consecrated Bishop:1899.05.01
Died:1905.06.11 († 59)

Vicar Apostolic of Gibraltar (Gibraltar) (1899.02.05 – 1901.07.29)

Titular Bishop of Milevum (1899.02.05 – 1905.06.11)

Bishop Gonzalo CanillaPermalink
(1881.03.08 – 1898.10.18)

Born:1846.05.24 (Gibraltar)
Consecrated Bishop:1881.06.12
Died:1898.10.18 († 52)

Titular Bishop of Lystra (1881.03.08 – 1898.10.18)

Vicar Apostolic of Gibraltar (Gibraltar) (1881.03.08 – 1898.10.18)

Bishop John Baptist ScandellaPermalink
(1857.04.28 – 1880.08.27)

Born:1821.09.10 (Gibraltar)
Ordained Priest:1845.03.25
Consecrated Bishop:1857.11.30
Died:1880.08.27 († 58)

Titular Bishop of Antinœ (1857.04.28 – 1880.08.27)

Vicar Apostolic of Gibraltar (Gibraltar) (1857.04.28 – 1880.08.27)

Bishop Henry Hughes, O.F.M.Permalink
(1839.03.15 – 1856)

Born:1788.06.26 (Ireland)
Consecrated Bishop:1841.03.26
Died:1860.10.12 († 72)

Vicar Apostolic of Gibraltar (Gibraltar) (1839.03.15 – 1856)

Titular Bishop of Heliopolis in Augustamnica (1839.03.15 – 1860.10.12)

Msgr. John Baptist Nosardy ZinoPermalink
(1816.01.25 – 1839)

Died:1839

Vicar Apostolic of Gibraltar (Gibraltar) (1816.01.25 – 1839)


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