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Diocese of

Luçon

France France

Continent: West Europe

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 7,016 km²

Population: 529,214 Catholics (81.2% of 651,627 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Rennes

Neighbouring Dioceses: Nantes (↑), Angers (↗), Poitiers (→), La Rochelle (↓)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Patron Saint: Notre-Dame de l'Assomption

Statistics: 59 parishes, 253 missions, 310 priests (232 diocesan, 78 religious), 52 deacons, 902 lay religious (134 brothers, 768 sisters), 7 seminarians (2015)

Website: Link

History

Papal Visits


Special Churches

Nantes (↑), Angers (↗), Poitiers (→), La Rochelle (↓)

Present Prelates

Bishop:vacant

Ordinaries

Bishops of Luçon (Roman Rite)

Bishop Alain Castet (67)Bishop Alain Castet (67)Permalink
(2008.04.14 – 2017.10.12)

Bishop emeritus of Luçon (France)

Christus oriens

Born:1950.05.10 (France)
Ordained Priest:1975.06.28
Consecrated Bishop:2008.06.29

Bishop of Luçon (France) (2008.04.14 – 2017.10.12)

Bishop Michel Léon Émile Santier (70)Bishop Michel Léon Émile Santier (70)Permalink
(2001.06.19 – 2007.09.04)

Bishop of Créteil (France)

Que ma joie soit en vous

Born:1947.05.20 (France)
Ordained Priest:1973.07.07
Consecrated Bishop:2001.09.23

Bishop of Luçon (France) (2001.06.19 – 2007.09.04)

Bishop of Créteil (France) (2007.09.04 – ...)

Archbishop François Charles Garnier (73)Bishop François Charles Garnier (73) (later Archbishop)Permalink
(1991.03.25 – 2000.12.07)

Archbishop of Cambrai (France)

Immergés dans l’amour / Enracinés dans la verité

Born:1944.04.07 (France)
Ordained Priest:1970.06.28
Consecrated Bishop:1990.10.21

Coadjutor Bishop of Luçon (France) (1990.08.31 – 1991.03.25)

Bishop of Luçon (France) (1991.03.25 – 2000.12.07)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Cambrai (France) (2000.12.07 – 2008.03.29)

Archbishop of Cambrai (France) (2008.03.29 – ...)

Bishop Charles PatyPermalink
(1967.07.04 – 1991.03.25)

Ipse pax nostra

Born:1916.02.10 (France)
Ordained Priest:1946.03.24
Consecrated Bishop:1966.03.25
Died:2004.12.31 († 88)

Auxiliary Bishop of Luçon (France) (1966.01.03 – 1966.12.07)

Titular Bishop of Tingaria (1966.01.03 – 1967.07.04)

Coadjutor Bishop of Luçon (France) (1966.12.07 – 1967.07.04)

Bishop of Luçon (France) (1967.07.04 – 1991.03.25)

Bishop Antoine-Marie CazauxPermalink
(1941.10.11 – 1967.07.04)

Born:1897.06.13 (France)
Ordained Priest:1922.06.29
Consecrated Bishop:1941.12.08
Died:1975.07.01 († 78)

Bishop of Luçon (France) (1941.10.11 – 1967.07.04)

Titular Bishop of Thubunæ in Numidia (1967.07.04 – 1970.12.10)

Bishop Gustave-Lazare GarnierPermalink
(1916.05.27 – 1940.01.30)

Born:1857.04.01 (France)
Ordained Priest:1881.12.17
Consecrated Bishop:1916.07.25
Died:1940.01.30 († 82)

Bishop of Luçon (France) (1916.05.27 – 1940.01.30)

Bishop Clovis-Nicolas-Joseph CatteauPermalink
(1877.09.21 – 1915.11.28)

Born:1836.03.21 (France)
Ordained Priest:1861.12.21
Consecrated Bishop:1877.11.21
Died:1915.11.28 († 79)

Bishop of Luçon (France) ([1877.08.21] 1877.09.21 – 1915.11.28)

Bishop Jules François LecoqPermalink
(1875.03.15 – 1877.08.20)

Missus a Deo

Born:1821.10.08 (France)
Consecrated Bishop:1875.05.01
Died:1892.12.25 († 71)

Bishop of Luçon (France) ([1875.01.11] 1875.03.15 – 1877.08.20)

Bishop of Nantes (France) ([1877.07.30] 1877.08.20 – 1892.12.25)

Archbishop Charles-Théodore ColetPermalink
(1861.07.22 – 1874.12.21)

Justitia et pax

Born:1806.04.30 (France)
Ordained Priest:1831
Consecrated Bishop:1861.08.25
Died:1883.11.27 († 77)

Bishop of Luçon (France) ([1861.06.05] 1861.07.22 – 1874.12.21)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Tours (France) ([1874.11.25] 1874.12.21 – 1883.11.27)

Archbishop François-Augustin DelamarePermalink
(1856.06.16 – 1861.03.18)

Born:1800.09.09 (France)
Ordained Priest:1823
Consecrated Bishop:1856.07.20
Died:1871.07.26 († 70)

Bishop of Luçon (France) ([1856.03.05] 1856.06.16 – 1861.03.18)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Auch (France) ([1861.02.20] 1861.03.18 – 1871.07.26)

Bishop Jacques-Marie-Joseph BaillèsPermalink
(1845.11.24 – 1856.02.21)

Born:1798.03.31 (France)
Ordained Priest:1821
Consecrated Bishop:1846.01.04
Died:1873.11.17 († 75)

Bishop of Luçon (France) ([1845.08.15] 1845.11.24 – 1856.02.21)

Bishop René-François SoyerPermalink
(1821.09.24 – 1845.05.05)

Born:1767.09.05 (France)
Consecrated Bishop:1821.10.21
Died:1845.05.05 († 77)

Bishop of Luçon (France) ([1817.11.14] 1821.09.24 – 1845.05.05)

Bishop Marie-Charles-Isidore de Mercy (later Archbishop)Permalink
(1776.01.29 – 1801.10.24)

Born:1736.02.03 (France)
Consecrated Bishop:1776.02.18
Died:1811.02.10 († 75)

Bishop of Luçon (France) ([1775.11.17] 1776.01.29 – 1801.10.24)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Bourges (France) ([1802.04.09] 1802.04.15 – 1811.02.10)

Bishop Claude-Antoine-François-Jacquemet Gaultier d’AncysePermalink
(1759.04.04 – 1775.10.27)

Died:1775.10.27

Bishop of Luçon (France) (1759.04.04 – 1775.10.27)

Bishop Guillaume-Samuel de Verthamon de ChavagnacPermalink
(1737.12.16 – 1758.11.01)

Died:1758.11.01

Bishop of Luçon (France) (1737.12.16 – 1758.11.01)

Bishop Michel-Celse-Roger de Rabutin de BussyPermalink
(1723.10.17 – 1736.10.31)

Died:1736.10.31

Bishop of Luçon (France) (1723.10.17 – 1736.10.31)

Bishop Jean-François de Valderies de LescurePermalink
(1699.10.05 – 1723.05.23)

Born:1644.01.05 (France)
Consecrated Bishop:1699.11.08
Died:1723.05.23 († 79)

Bishop of Luçon (France) ([1699.06.06] 1699.10.05 – 1723.05.23)

Bishop Henri de BarillonPermalink
(1671.11.22 – 1699.05.06)

Died:1699.05.06

Bishop of Luçon (France) (1671.11.22 – 1699.05.06)

Bishop Nicolas de ColbertPermalink
(1661.05.30 – 1671.11.16)

Born:1627 (France)
Consecrated Bishop:1661.07.24
Died:1676.09.05 († 49)

Bishop of Luçon (France) ([1661.02.08] 1661.05.30 – 1671.11.16)

Bishop of Auxerre (France) ([1671.07.16] 1671.11.16 – 1676.09.05)

Bishop Pierre NivellePermalink
(1637.09.22 – 1661.02.11)

Died:1661.02.11

Bishop of Luçon (France) (1637.09.22 – 1661.02.11)

Bishop Aimeric de BragelonePermalink
(1624.04.29 – 1635)

Bishop of Luçon (France) (1624.04.29 – 1635)

Cardinal Armand-Jean du Plessis de RichelieuPermalink
(1606.12.18 – 1624.04.29)

Candorem purpura servat et dirigit et firmat / Expertus fidelem jupiter

Born:1585.09.05 (France)
Ordained Priest:
Consecrated Bishop:1607.04.17
Created Cardinal:1622.09.05
Died:1642.12.04 († 57)

Bishop of Luçon (France) (1606.12.18 – 1624.04.29)

Cardinal-Priest with no Title assigned (1622.09.05 – 1642.12.04)

Coadjutor Abbot of Cluny (France) (1627 – 1635)

Abbot Ordinary of Cluny (France) (1635 – 1642.12.04)

Abbot General of Order of Cistercians (Cistercians) (1635.11.19 – 1642.12.04)

Commendatory Abbot of Order of the Canons Regular of Prémontré (Norbertines, Premonstratensians) (1636 – 1642.12.04)

Fr. François HyvertPermalink
(1599.03.17 – 1600 not possessed)

Died:1600

Bishop of Luçon (France) (1599.03.17 – 1600 not possessed)

Bishop Jacques Duplessis de RichelieuPermalink
(1586.11.05 – 1592.06)

Died:1592.06

Bishop of Luçon (France) (1586.11.05 – 1592.06)

Bishop René de Salla, C.R.S.A.Permalink
(1578.10.15 – 1584.04.18)

Died:1584.04.18

Bishop of Luçon (France) (1578.10.15 – 1584.04.18)

Bishop Jean-Baptiste TiercelinPermalink
(1562.12.16 – 1578)

Bishop of Luçon (France) (1562.12.16 – 1578)

Fr. René de Daillon Du LudePermalink
(1553.09.13 – 1562 not possessed)

Bishop of Luçon (France) (1553.09.13 – 1562 not possessed)

Bishop Miles d’IlliersPermalink
(1527.03.27 – 1552.04.13)

Bishop of Luçon (France) (1527.03.27 – 1552.04.13)

Cardinal Louis de Bourbon de VendômePermalink
(Apostolic Administrator 1524.01.11 – 1527.03.27)

Cardinal Jean de LorrainePermalink
(Apostolic Administrator 1523.12.14 – 1524.01.11)

Bishop Ladislas du FauPermalink
(1515.01.08 – 1523.04)

Died:1523.04

Bishop of Luçon (France) (1515.01.08 – 1523.04)

Bishop Pierre de SaciergesPermalink
(1491.01.31 – 1514.09.09)

Died:1514.09.09

Bishop of Luçon (France) (1491.01.31 – 1514.09.09)

Bishop Nicolas BoutaudPermalink
(1462.08.26 – 1490.12.27)

Died:1490.12.27

Coadjutor Bishop of Luçon (France) (? – 1462.08.26)

Bishop of Luçon (France) (1462.08.26 – 1490.12.27)

Bishop André de La RochePermalink
(1451 – 1462.08.26)

Bishop of Luçon (France) (1451 – 1462.08.26)

Bishop Nicolas CœurPermalink
(1442.01.31 – 1451.10.01)

Died:1451.10.01

Bishop of Luçon (France) (1442.01.31 – 1451.10.01)

Bishop Jean Fleury, O. Cist.Permalink
(1431.07.13 – 1441.10.17)

Died:1441.10.17

Bishop of Angoulême (France) (1415 – 1431.07.13)

Bishop of Luçon (France) (1431.07.13 – 1441.10.17)

Bishop Guillaume GoyonPermalink
(1424.06.28 – 1431.03.26)

Died:1431.03.26

Bishop of Luçon (France) (1424.06.28 – 1431.03.26)

Bishop Elie Martineau (later Archbishop)Permalink
(1418.12.05 – 1424.06.28)

Bishop of Luçon (France) (1418.12.05 – 1424.06.28)

Titular Archbishop of Myra (1424.06.28 – ?)

Bishop Germain PaillardPermalink
(1407.12.14 – 1418.10)

Died:1418.10

Bishop of Luçon (France) (1407.12.14 – 1418.10)

Fr. Martin Gouge de Charpaignes (later Bishop)Permalink
(1407.12.14 – 1408.03.10 not possessed)

Bishop of Luçon (France) (1407.12.14 – 1408.03.10 not possessed)

Bishop of Chartres (France) (1408.03.10 – 1415.05.13)

Bishop of Clermont (France) (1415.05.13 – 1444)

Bishop Étienne LoypeauPermalink
(1388.01.27 – 1407.09.13)

Died:1407.09.13

Bishop of Luçon (France) (1388.01.27 – 1407.09.13)

Bishop Guillaume de La RochefoucauldPermalink
(1359.05.24 – 1387.01.27)

Died:1387.01.27

Bishop of Luçon (France) (1359.05.24 – 1387.01.27)

Bishop Guy de Faye, C.R.S.A.Permalink
(1354.11.21 – 1359.02.20)

Died:1380

Bishop of Valence (France) (1352.03.02 – 1354.05.05)

Bishop of Luçon (France) (1354.11.21 – 1359.02.20)

Bishop of Maillezais (1359.02.20 – 1380)

Bishop Jean JouffroyPermalink
(1354.05.05 – 1354.11.21)

Bishop of Luçon (France) (1354.05.05 – 1354.11.21)

Bishop of Elne (France) (1354.11.21 – 1357)

Bishop Regnaud de ThouarsPermalink
(1334.05.16 – 1354.03.18)

Died:1354.03.18

Bishop of Luçon (France) (1334.05.16 – 1354.03.18)

Bishop Pierre de la VoyriePermalink
(1317.08.13 – 1333.11.12)

Died:1333.11.12

Bishop of Luçon (France) (1317.08.13 – 1333.11.12)

Former Prelates


as of 2017.10.16

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