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Diocese of

Oberá

Argentina Argentina

Continent: South America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 8,717 km²

Population: 189,000 Catholics (70.0% of 270,000 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Corrientes

Neighbouring Dioceses: Posadas (←), Puerto Iguazú (↗), Frederico Westphalen (→), Santo Ângelo (↘)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Statistics: 18 parishes, 334 missions, 27 priests (9 diocesan, 18 religious), 27 deacons, 38 lay religious (18 brothers, 20 sisters), 7 seminarians (2015)

History


Special Churches

Posadas (←), Puerto Iguazú (↗), Frederico Westphalen (→), Santo Ângelo (↘)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2010.10.26 – ...):Bishop Damián Santiago Bitar (55)Bishop Damián Santiago Bitar (55)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Oberá (Roman Rite)

Bishop Damián Santiago Bitar (55)Bishop Damián Santiago Bitar (55)Permalink
(2010.10.26 – ...)

Bishop of Oberá (Argentina)

Discípulo misionero de Jesucristo

Born:1963.02.12 (Argentina)
Ordained Priest:1987.12.13
Consecrated Bishop:2008.12.08

Titular Bishop of Turris Tamalleni (2008.10.04 – 2010.10.26)

Auxiliary Bishop of San Justo (Argentina) (2008.10.04 – 2010.10.26)

Bishop of Oberá (Argentina) (2010.10.26 – ...)

Bishop Víctor Selvino ArenhardtPermalink
(2009.06.13 – 2010.05.17)

Born:1948.12.23 (Argentina)
Ordained Priest:1977.03.05
Consecrated Bishop:2009.08.15
Died:2010.05.17 († 61)

Bishop of Oberá (Argentina) (2009.06.13 – 2010.05.17)


as of 2018.11.07

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