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Diocese of

Mindelo

Cape Verde Cape Verde

Continent: Western and Northern Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 2,320 km²

Population: 150,480 Catholics (89.7% of 167,813 total) (2014)

Immediately subject to the Holy See

Neighbouring Dioceses: Santiago de Cabo Verde (↘)

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Statistics: 14 parishes, 6 missions, 22 priests (7 diocesan, 15 religious), 10 deacons, 73 lay religious (21 brothers, 52 sisters), 7 seminarians (2014)

Website: Link

History

Papal Visits


Special Churches

Santiago de Cabo Verde (↘)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2011.01.25 – ...):Bishop Ildo Augusto Dos Santos Lopes Fortes (51)Bishop Ildo Augusto Dos Santos Lopes Fortes (51)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Mindelo (Roman Rite)

Bishop Ildo Augusto Dos Santos Lopes Fortes (51)Bishop Ildo Augusto Dos Santos Lopes Fortes (51)Permalink
(2011.01.25 – ...)

Bishop of Mindelo (Cape Verde)

Born:1964.12.13 (Cape Verde)
Ordained Priest:1992.11.29
Consecrated Bishop:2011.04.03

Bishop of Mindelo (Cape Verde) (2011.01.25 – ...)

Cardinal Arlindo Gomes Furtado (66)Bishop Arlindo Gomes Furtado (66) (later Cardinal)Permalink
(2003.11.14 – 2009.07.22)

Cardinal-Priest of S. Timoteo
Bishop of Santiago de Cabo Verde (Cape Verde)

Jesus, O Bom Pastor

Born:1949.11.15 (Cape Verde)
Ordained Priest:1976.07.18
Consecrated Bishop:2004.02.22
Created Cardinal:2015.02.14

Bishop of Mindelo (Cape Verde) (2003.11.14 – 2009.07.22)

Bishop of Santiago de Cabo Verde (Cape Verde) (2009.07.22 – ...)

Cardinal-Priest of S. Timoteo (2015.02.14 [2015.05.10] – ...)

Former Prelates


as of 2016.08.19

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