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Diocese of

Jequié

Brazil Brazil

Continent: South America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 18,771 km²

Population: 580,000 Catholics (86.6% of 669,500 total) (2014)

Statistics: 37 parishes, 580 missions, 57 priests (49 diocesan, 8 religious), 37 lay religious (8 brothers, 29 sisters), 18 seminarians (2014)

Ecclesiastical Province: Vitória da Conquista

Neighbouring Dioceses: Vitória da Conquista (↙), Livramento de Nossa Senhora (←), Ruy Barbosa (↑), Amargosa (↗), Ilhéus (→)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Website: Link

History


Special Churches

All Churches (39)

Vitória da Conquista (↙), Livramento de Nossa Senhora (←), Ruy Barbosa (↑), Amargosa (↗), Ilhéus (→)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2021.01.13 – ...):Bishop Paulo Romeu Dantas Bastos (65)Bishop Paulo Romeu Dantas Bastos (65)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Jequié (Roman Rite)

Bishop Paulo Romeu Dantas Bastos (65)Bishop Paulo Romeu Dantas Bastos (65)Permalink
(2021.01.13 – ...)

Bishop of Jequié (Brazil)

Por Cristo, com Cristo, em Cristo

Born:1955.08.20 (Nova Soure, Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1985.05.18
Consecrated Bishop:2002.07.27

Bishop of Alagoinhas (Brazil) (2002.04.24 – 2021.01.13)

Bishop of Jequié (Brazil) (2021.01.13 – ...)

Bishop José Ruy Gonçalves Lopes, O.F.M. Cap. (53)Bishop José Ruy Gonçalves Lopes, O.F.M. Cap. (53)Permalink
(2012.07.04 – 2019.07.10)

Bishop of Caruaru (Brazil)

Ex toto corde

Born:1967.08.06 (Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1993.12.05
Consecrated Bishop:2012.09.07

Bishop of Jequié (Brazil) (2012.07.04 – 2019.07.10)

Bishop of Caruaru (Brazil) (2019.07.10 – ...)

Bishop Cristiano Jakob Krapf (84)Bishop Cristiano Jakob Krapf (84)Permalink
(1978.11.07 – 2012.07.04)

Bishop emeritus of Jequié (Brazil)

Lux mundi

Born:1936.09.12 (Switzerland)
Ordained Priest:1964.03.15
Consecrated Bishop:1979.01.07

Bishop of Jequié (Brazil) (1978.11.07 – 2012.07.04)


as of 2021.01.14

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