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Diocese of

Mazatlán

Mexico Mexico

Continent: North America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 19,105 km²

Population: 913,115 Catholics (91.4% of 999,450 total) (2017)

Statistics: 50 parishes, 13 missions, 88 priests (82 diocesan, 6 religious), 119 lay religious (7 brothers, 112 sisters), 24 seminarians (2017)

Ecclesiastical Province: Durango

Neighbouring Dioceses: Culiacán (↖), El Salto (↗), El Nayar (→), Tepic (↘)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Address: Canizales y B. Juárez s/n, Centro, 82000 - Mazatlan, Sin., Mexico

Phone: (669) 9-81-33-52

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History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2005.03.03 – ...):Bishop Mario Espinosa Contreras (70)Bishop Mario Espinosa Contreras (70)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Mazatlán (Roman Rite)

Bishop Mario Espinosa Contreras (70)Bishop Mario Espinosa Contreras (70)Permalink
(2005.03.03 – ...)

Bishop of Mazatlán (Mexico)

Born:1949.11.22 (Mexico)
Ordained Priest:1973.07.14
Consecrated Bishop:1996.05.11

Bishop of Tehuacán (Mexico) (1996.04.02 – 2005.03.03)

Bishop of Mazatlán (Mexico) (2005.03.03 – ...)

Bishop Rafael Barraza Sánchez (91)Bishop Rafael Barraza Sánchez (91)Permalink
(1981.10.19 – 2005.03.03)

Bishop emeritus of Mazatlán (Mexico)

Born:1928.10.24 (Mexico)
Ordained Priest:1951.10.28
Consecrated Bishop:1980.01.25

Titular Bishop of Drivastum (1979.10.26 – 1981.10.19)

Auxiliary Bishop of Durango (Mexico) (1979.10.26 – 1981.10.19)

Bishop of Mazatlán (Mexico) (1981.10.19 – 2005.03.03)

Bishop Miguel Garcia FrancoPermalink
(1958.12.18 – 1981.03.08)

Born:1909.03.16 (Mexico)
Ordained Priest:1931.10.25
Consecrated Bishop:1959.02.22
Died:1981.03.08 († 71)

Bishop of Mazatlán (Mexico) (1958.12.18 – 1981.03.08)


as of 2020.03.23

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