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Diocese of

Miracema do Tocantins

Brazil Brazil

Continent: South America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 47,816 km²

Population: 151,280 Catholics (68.5% of 221,000 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Palmas

Neighbouring Dioceses: Cristalândia (↙), Tocantinópolis (↑), Carolina (↗), Balsas (↗), Palmas (↘), Porto Nacional (↓)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Statistics: 19 parishes, 3 missions, 23 priests (20 diocesan, 3 religious), 2 deacons, 31 lay religious (5 brothers, 26 sisters), 7 seminarians (2015)

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History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2008.05.21 – ...):Bishop Philip Dickmans (55)Bishop Philip Dickmans (55)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Miracema do Tocantins (Roman Rite)

Bishop Philip Dickmans (55)Bishop Philip Dickmans (55)Permalink
(2008.05.21 – ...)

Bishop of Miracema do Tocantins (Brazil)

Ut unum sint

Born:1963.01.04 (Belgium)
Ordained Priest:1990.04.30
Consecrated Bishop:2008.08.15

Bishop of Miracema do Tocantins (Brazil) (2008.05.21 – ...)

Bishop João José Burke, O.F.M.Permalink
(1996.02.14 – 2006.03.14)

Euntes prædicate

Born:1935.03.16 (Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1961.02.25
Consecrated Bishop:1995.03.25
Died:2006.03.14 († 70)

Coadjutor Bishop of Miracema do Tocantins (Brazil) (1995.01.04 – 1996.02.14)

Bishop of Miracema do Tocantins (Brazil) (1996.02.14 – 2006.03.14)

Bishop James Collins, C.SS.R.Permalink
(1989.10.04 – 1996.02.14)

Born:1921.02.22 (Ireland)
Ordained Priest:1944.09.03
Consecrated Bishop:1967.09.14
Died:2002.10.04 († 81)

Bishop of Miracema do Norte (Brazil) (1966.10.27 – 1981.09.17)

Titular Bishop of Tetci (1967.08.15 – 1978.05.26)

Bishop of Miracema do Norte (Brazil) (1981.09.17 – 1989.10.04)

Bishop of Miracema do Tocantins (Brazil) (1989.10.04 – 1996.02.14)

Bishops of Miracema do Norte (Roman Rite)

Bishop James Collins, C.SS.R.Permalink
(1981.09.17 – 1989.10.04)

(see above)

Bishop James Collins, C.SS.R.Permalink
(1966.10.27 – 1981.09.17)

(see above)

Former Prelates


as of 2018.11.07

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