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Diocese of

Itapetininga

Brazil Brazil

Continent: South America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 7,948 km²

Population: 398,000 Catholics (91.7% of 434,000 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Sorocaba

Neighbouring Dioceses: Itapeva (↙), Botucatu (↖), Piracicaba (↑), Sorocaba (→), Registro (↘)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Statistics: 37 parishes, 54 priests (51 diocesan, 3 religious), 64 deacons, 13 lay religious (3 brothers, 10 sisters), 22 seminarians (2015)

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History


Special Churches

Itapeva (↙), Botucatu (↖), Piracicaba (↑), Sorocaba (→), Registro (↘)

Present Prelates

Bishop (1998.04.15 – ...):Bishop Gorgônio Alves da Encarnação Neto, C.R. (69)Bishop Gorgônio Alves da Encarnação Neto, C.R. (69)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Itapetininga (Roman Rite)

Bishop Gorgônio Alves da Encarnação Neto, C.R. (69)Bishop Gorgônio Alves da Encarnação Neto, C.R. (69)Permalink
(1998.04.15 – ...)

Bishop of Itapetininga (Brazil)

In æternum misericordia ejus

Born:1949.09.17 (Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1974.12.22
Consecrated Bishop:1998.07.19

Bishop of Itapetininga (Brazil) (1998.04.15 – ...)


as of 2018.11.07

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