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Diocese of

Osório

Brazil Brazil

Continent: South America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 6,120 km²

Population: 255,000 Catholics (82.7% of 308,500 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Porto Alegre

Neighbouring Dioceses: Rio Grande (↙), Porto Alegre (←), Novo Hamburgo (↖), Caxias do Sul (↖), Criciúma (↗)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Cathedral Dedication Anniversary: November 10 (2000)

Statistics: 22 parishes, 32 priests (26 diocesan, 6 religious), 6 deacons, 45 lay religious (7 brothers, 38 sisters), 8 seminarians (2015)

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History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2006.11.15 – ...):Bishop Jaime Pedro Kohl, P.S.D.P. (63)Bishop Jaime Pedro Kohl, P.S.D.P. (63)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Osório (Roman Rite)

Bishop Jaime Pedro Kohl, P.S.D.P. (63)Bishop Jaime Pedro Kohl, P.S.D.P. (63)Permalink
(2006.11.15 – ...)

Bishop of Osório (Brazil)

Fiat voluntas tua

Born:1954.12.12 (Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1984.09.02
Consecrated Bishop:2007.03.11

Bishop of Osório (Brazil) (2006.11.15 – ...)

Bishop Thadeu Gomes Canellas (88)Bishop Thadeu Gomes Canellas (88)Permalink
(1999.11.10 – 2006.11.15)

Bishop emeritus of Osório (Brazil)

Ut testimonium perhiberet

Born:1930.07.28 (Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1956.02.25
Consecrated Bishop:1984.02.25

Titular Bishop of Iunca in Byzacena (1983.11.19 – 1999.11.10)

Auxiliary Bishop of Porto Alegre (Brazil) (1983.11.19 – 1999.11.10)

Bishop of Osório (Brazil) (1999.11.10 – 2006.11.15)


as of 2018.11.07

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