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Diocese of

La Dorada–Guaduas

Colombia Colombia

Continent: South America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 8,040 km²

Population: 344,870 Catholics (85.7% of 402,518 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Manizales

Neighbouring Dioceses: Líbano–Honda (↙), Manizales (←), Sonsón–Rionegro (↖), Barrancabermeja (↑), Chiquinquirá (→), Zipaquirá (↘), Facatativá (↘), Girardot (↓)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Statistics: 43 parishes, 130 missions, 86 priests (diocesan), 36 lay religious (3 brothers, 33 sisters), 51 seminarians (2015)

History


Special Churches

Líbano–Honda (↙), Manizales (←), Sonsón–Rionegro (↖), Barrancabermeja (↑), Chiquinquirá (→), Zipaquirá (↘), Facatativá (↘), Girardot (↓)

Present Prelates

Bishop (1999.06.05 – ...):Bishop Oscar Aníbal Salazar Gómez (76)Bishop Oscar Aníbal Salazar Gómez (76)

Ordinaries

Bishops of La Dorada–Guaduas (Roman Rite)

Bishop Oscar Aníbal Salazar Gómez (76)Bishop Oscar Aníbal Salazar Gómez (76)Permalink
(1999.06.05 – ...)

Bishop of La Dorada–Guaduas (Colombia)

Born:1942.09.21 (Colombia)
Ordained Priest:1966.11.19
Consecrated Bishop:1995.12.02

Titular Bishop of Voncariana (1995.10.28 – 1999.06.05)

Auxiliary Bishop of Barranquilla (Colombia) (1995.10.28 – 1999.06.05)

Bishop of La Dorada–Guaduas (Colombia) (1999.06.05 – ...)

Bishop Fabio Betancur Tirado (later Archbishop)Permalink
(1984.03.29 – 1996.10.15)

Born:1938.10.30 (Colombia)
Ordained Priest:1964.09.06
Consecrated Bishop:1982.07.03
Died:2011.11.20 († 73)

Titular Bishop of Sereddeli (1982.05.24 – 1984.03.29)

Auxiliary Bishop of Medellín (Colombia) (1982.05.24 – 1984.03.29)

Bishop of La Dorada–Guaduas (Colombia) (1984.03.29 – 1996.10.15)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Manizales (Colombia) (1996.10.15 – 2010.10.07)


as of 2018.11.07

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