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Diocese of

Guarabira

Brazil Brazil

Continent: South America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Ecclesiastical Province: Paraíba

Neighbouring Dioceses: Campina Grande (↙), Natal (↑), Paraíba (↘)

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History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2008.05.28 – ...):Bishop Francisco de Assis Dantas de Lucena (51)Bishop Francisco de Assis Dantas de Lucena (51)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Guarabira (Roman Rite)

Bishop Francisco de Assis Dantas de Lucena (51)Bishop Francisco de Assis Dantas de Lucena (51)
(2008.05.28 – ...)

Bishop of Guarabira (Brazil)

Lux vestra luceat

Born:1963.10.19 (Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1991.07.21
Consecrated Bishop:2008.08.17

Bishop of Guarabira (Brazil) (2008.05.28 – ...)

Archbishop Antônio Muniz Fernandes, O. Carm. (62)Bishop Antônio Muniz Fernandes, O. Carm. (62) (later Archbishop)
(1998.02.04 – 2006.11.22)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Maceió (Brazil)

Erit vester servus

Born:1952.08.11 (Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1980.05.24
Consecrated Bishop:1998.05.24

Bishop of Guarabira (Brazil) (1998.02.04 – 2006.11.22)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Maceió (Brazil) (2006.11.22 – ...)

Archbishop Marcelo Pinto Carvalhera (86)Bishop Marcelo Pinto Carvalhera (86) (later Archbishop)
(1981.11.09 – 1995.11.29)

Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Paraíba (Brazil)

Evangelizare

Born:1928.05.01 (Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1953.02.28
Consecrated Bishop:1975.12.27

Titular Bishop of Bitylius (1975.10.29 – 1981.11.09)

Auxiliary Bishop of Paraíba (Brazil) (1975.10.29 – 1981.11.09)

Bishop of Guarabira (Brazil) (1981.11.09 – 1995.11.29)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Paraíba (Brazil) (1995.11.29 – 2004.05.05)

Vice-President of National Conference of Bishops of Brazil (1998 – 2003)


as of 2014.12.09

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