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Diocese of

Laredo

USA USA

Continent: North America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 27,482 km²

Population: 340,430 Catholics (91.0% of 374,099 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: San Antonio

Neighbouring Dioceses: Nuevo Laredo (↙), Piedras Negras (↖), San Antonio (↑), Corpus Christi (→), Brownsville (↓)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Patron Saint: St. Augustine (August 28)

Cathedral Dedication Anniversary: August 28

Statistics: 32 parishes, 55 priests (37 diocesan, 18 religious), 37 deacons, 70 lay religious (23 brothers, 47 sisters), 8 seminarians (2015)

Address: Pastoral Center, 1901 Corpus Christi St., Laredo, TX 78044, USA

Phone: +1 (956) 727-2140

Websites: LinkTwitter Feed

History


Special Churches

All Churches (51)

Nuevo Laredo (↙), Piedras Negras (↖), San Antonio (↑), Corpus Christi (→), Brownsville (↓)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2000.07.03 – ...):Bishop James Anthony Tamayo (69)Bishop James Anthony Tamayo (69)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Laredo (Roman Rite)

Bishop James Anthony Tamayo (69)Bishop James Anthony Tamayo (69)Permalink
(2000.07.03 – ...)

Bishop of Laredo (USA)

Todo con amor

Born:1949.10.23 (USA)
Ordained Priest:1976.07.11
Consecrated Bishop:1993.03.10

Titular Bishop of Ita (1993.01.26 – 2000.07.03)

Auxiliary Bishop of Galveston–Houston (USA) (1993.01.26 – 2000.07.03)

Bishop of Laredo (USA) (2000.07.03 – ...)


as of 2018.12.02

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