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Diocese of

Jundiaí

Brazil Brazil

Continent: South America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese Diocese

Name: Jundiaí / Iundiaien(sis) (Latin)

Ecclesiastical Province: Sorocaba

Depends on: Dicastery for Bishops

Special Churches

Churches by City (70)

Sorocaba (↙), Campinas (↖), São Paulo (↘), Osasco (↓)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2022.06.15 – ...):Bishop Arnaldo Carvalheiro Neto (56)Bishop Arnaldo Carvalheiro Neto (56)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Jundiaí (Roman Rite)

Bishop Arnaldo Carvalheiro Neto (56)Bishop Arnaldo Carvalheiro Neto (56)
(2022.06.15 – ...)

Bishop of Jundiaí (Brazil)

Born:1967.04.11 (São Paulo, SP, Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1997.05.17
Consecrated Bishop:2016.07.17

Priest of Araçatuba (Brazil) (1997.05.17 – 2016.05.04)

Coadjutor Bishop of Itapeva (Brazil) (2016.05.04 – 2016.10.19)

Bishop of Itapeva (Brazil) (2016.10.19 – 2022.06.15)

Bishop of Jundiaí (Brazil) (2022.06.15 – ...)

Bishop Vicente Costa (76)Bishop Vicente Costa (76)
(2009.12.30 – 2022.06.15)

Bishop emeritus of Jundiaí (Brazil)

Quodcumque dixerit vobis facite / Fazei tudo o que Ele vos disser

Born:1947.01.01 (Birkirkara, Malta)
Ordained Priest:1972.12.17
Consecrated Bishop:1998.09.19

Priest of Malta (Malta) (1972.12.17 – 1998.07.01)

Titular Bishop of Aquæ flaviæ (1998.07.01 – 2002.10.09)

Auxiliary Bishop of Londrina (Brazil) (1998.07.01 – 2002.10.09)

Bishop of Umuarama (Brazil) (2002.10.09 – 2009.12.30)

Bishop of Jundiaí (Brazil) (2009.12.30 – 2022.06.15)

Archbishop Gil Antônio Moreira (72)Bishop Gil Antônio Moreira (72) (later Archbishop)
(2004.01.07 – 2009.01.28)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Juiz de Fora (Brazil)

Scis amo te

Born:1950.10.09 (Itapecerica, MG, Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1976.12.18
Consecrated Bishop:1999.10.16

Priest of Divinópolis (Brazil) (1976.12.18 – 1999.07.14)

Titular Bishop of Turris in Mauretania (1999.07.14 – 2004.01.07)

Auxiliary Bishop of São Paulo (Brazil) (1999.07.14 – 2004.01.07)

Bishop of Jundiaí (Brazil) (2004.01.07 – 2009.01.28)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Juiz de Fora (Brazil) (2009.01.28 – ...)

Bishop Amaury Castanho
(1996.10.02 – 2004.01.07)

Fundamentum Christus Jesus

Born:1927.09.19 (Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1951.10.07
Consecrated Bishop:1976.10.07
Died:2006.05.31 († 78)

Titular Bishop of Balecium (1976.07.19 – 1979.11.30)

Auxiliary Bishop of Sorocaba (Brazil) (1976.07.19 – 1979.11.30)

Bishop of Valença (Brazil) (1979.11.30 – 1989.05.03)

Coadjutor Bishop of Jundiaí (Brazil) (1989.05.03 – 1996.10.02)

Bishop of Jundiaí (Brazil) (1996.10.02 – 2004.01.07)

Bishop Roberto Pinarello de Almeida
(1982.03.11 – 1996.10.02)

Born:1927.12.11 (Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1952.06.29
Consecrated Bishop:1970.06.21
Died:2002.06.28 († 74)

Bishop of Ilhéus (Brazil) (1970.04.18 – 1971.01.14)

Titular Bishop of Gemellæ in Byzacena (1971.07.24 – 1980.07.31)

Auxiliary Bishop of Jundiaí (Brazil) (1971.07.24 – 1980.07.31)

Coadjutor Bishop of Jundiaí (Brazil) (1980.07.31 – 1982.03.11)

Bishop of Jundiaí (Brazil) (1982.03.11 – 1996.10.02)

Bishop Gabriel Paulino Bueno Couto, O. Carm.
(1966.11.21 – 1982.03.11)

Filius ancillæ tuæ

Born:1910.06.22 (Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1933.06.09
Consecrated Bishop:1946.12.15
Died:1982.03.11 († 71)

Auxiliary Bishop of Jaboticabal (Brazil) (1946.10.26 – 1954)

Titular Bishop of Leuce (1946.10.26 – 1966.11.21)

Auxiliary Bishop of Curitiba (Brazil) (1954 – 1955)

Auxiliary Bishop of Taubaté (Brazil) (1955 – 1965)

Auxiliary Bishop of São Paulo (Brazil) (1965 – 1966.11.21)

Bishop of Jundiaí (Brazil) (1966.11.21 – 1982.03.11)

Former Prelates

Contact Info

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Statistics

Area: 2,254 km²

Population: 1,101,000 Catholics (82.2% of 1,339,000 total) (2021)

Statistics: 67 parishes, 320 missions, 120 priests (97 diocesan, 23 religious), 65 deacons, 208 religious (48 brothers, 160 sisters), 34 seminarians (2021)

Celebrations

Patron Saint: Nossa Senhora do Desterro (August 15)

History

Last updated on 2023.09.24

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