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Diocese of

Montenegro

Brazil Brazil

Continent: South America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 4,397 km²

Population: 308,935 Catholics (80.0% of 386,170 total) (2017)

Statistics: 30 parishes, 52 priests (49 diocesan, 3 religious), 4 deacons, 110 lay religious (10 brothers, 100 sisters), 16 seminarians (2017)

Ecclesiastical Province: Porto Alegre

Neighbouring Dioceses: Santa Cruz do Sul (←), Caxias do Sul (↗), Novo Hamburgo (→), Porto Alegre (↘)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

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History


Special Churches

All Churches (31)

Santa Cruz do Sul (←), Caxias do Sul (↗), Novo Hamburgo (→), Porto Alegre (↘)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2017.10.18 – ...):Bishop Carlos Rômulo Gonçalves e Silva (51)Bishop Carlos Rômulo Gonçalves e Silva (51)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Montenegro (Roman Rite)

Bishop Carlos Rômulo Gonçalves e Silva (51)Bishop Carlos Rômulo Gonçalves e Silva (51)Permalink
(2017.10.18 – ...)

Bishop of Montenegro (Brazil)

Born:1969.01.24 (Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1994.12.08
Consecrated Bishop:2017.06.04

Coadjutor Bishop of Montenegro (Brazil) (2017.03.22 – 2017.10.18)

Bishop of Montenegro (Brazil) (2017.10.18 – ...)

Bishop Paulo Antônio de Conto (77)Bishop Paulo Antônio de Conto (77)Permalink
(2008.07.02 – 2017.10.18)

Apostolic Administrator of Nova Friburgo (Brazil)
Bishop emeritus of Montenegro (Brazil)

Mihi Vivere Christus

Born:1942.10.12 (Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1968.07.13
Consecrated Bishop:1991.09.15

Bishop of São Luíz de Cáceres (Brazil) (1991.07.24 – 1998.05.27)

Bishop of Criciúma (Brazil) (1998.05.27 – 2008.07.02)

Bishop of Montenegro (Brazil) (2008.07.02 – 2017.10.18)

Apostolic Administrator of Passo Fundo (Brazil) (2015.07.15 – 2015.12.02)

Apostolic Administrator of Nova Friburgo (Brazil) (2020.01.22 – ...)

Former Prelates


as of 2020.04.01

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