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Diocese of

Juazeiro

Brazil Brazil

Continent: South America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 58,397 km²

Population: 413,100 Catholics (80.1% of 515,900 total) (2012)

Ecclesiastical Province: Feira de Santana

Neighbouring Dioceses: Irecê (↙), Barra (↙), São Raimundo Nonato (↖), Petrolina (↑), Bonfim (↓)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Statistics: 13 parishes, 26 priests (22 diocesan, 4 religious), 14 lay religious (4 brothers, 10 sisters), 10 seminarians (2012)

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History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2003.06.04 – ...):Bishop José Geraldo da Cruz, A.A. (74)Bishop José Geraldo da Cruz, A.A. (74)
Coadjutor Bishop (2016.02.17 – ...):Bishop Carlos Alberto Breis Pereira, O.F.M. (50)Bishop Carlos Alberto Breis Pereira, O.F.M. (50)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Juazeiro (Roman Rite)

Bishop José Geraldo da Cruz, A.A. (74)Bishop José Geraldo da Cruz, A.A. (74)Permalink
(2003.06.04 – ...)

Bishop of Juazeiro (Brazil)

Venha a nós o vosso Reino

Born:1941.08.08 (Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1969.05.01
Consecrated Bishop:2003.08.16

Bishop of Juazeiro (Brazil) (2003.06.04 – ...)

Bishop José Rodrigues de Souza, C.SS.R.Permalink
(1974.12.12 – 2003.06.04)

Evangelizare misit me

Born:1926.03.25 (Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1950.12.27
Consecrated Bishop:1975.02.09
Died:2012.09.09 († 86)

Bishop of Juazeiro (Brazil) (1974.12.12 – 2003.06.04)

Bishop Tomás Guilherme Murphy, C.SS.R.Permalink
(1962.10.16 – 1973.12.29)

A Jesus por Maria

Born:1917.12.17 (USA)
Ordained Priest:1943.06.29
Consecrated Bishop:1963.01.02
Died:1995.07.06 († 77)

Bishop of Juazeiro (Brazil) (1962.10.16 – 1973.12.29)

Titular Bishop of Sululos (1973.12.29 – 1995.07.06)

Auxiliary Bishop of São Salvador da Bahia (Brazil) (1973.12.29 – 1995.07.06)


as of 2016.07.21

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