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Metropolitan Archdiocese of

Palmas

Brazil Brazil

Continent: South America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Metropolitan Archdiocese

Area: 34,007 km²

Population: 168,076 Catholics (53.7% of 312,991 total) (2015)

Suffragan Sees: Miracema do Tocantins, Porto Nacional, Tocantinópolis, Cristalândia

Neighbouring Dioceses: Porto Nacional (↙), Miracema do Tocantins (↖), Balsas (↗), Bom Jesus do Gurguéia (→), Barreiras (→)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Statistics: 36 parishes, 51 priests (35 diocesan, 16 religious), 30 deacons, 81 lay religious (21 brothers, 60 sisters), 5 seminarians (2015)

Website: Link

History


Special Churches

All Churches (36)

Porto Nacional (↙), Miracema do Tocantins (↖), Balsas (↗), Bom Jesus do Gurguéia (→), Barreiras (→)

Present Prelates

Metropolitan Archbishop (2010.10.20 – ...):Archbishop Pedro Brito Guimarães (64)Archbishop Pedro Brito Guimarães (64)

Ordinaries

Metropolitan Archbishops of Palmas (Roman Rite)

Archbishop Pedro Brito Guimarães (64)Archbishop Pedro Brito Guimarães (64)Permalink
(2010.10.20 – ...)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Palmas (Brazil)

Sitio

Born:1954.02.22 (Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1986.01.26
Consecrated Bishop:2002.09.14

Bishop of São Raimundo Nonato (Brazil) (2002.07.17 – 2010.10.20)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Palmas (Brazil) (2010.10.20 – ...)

Archbishop Alberto Taveira Corrêa (68)Archbishop Alberto Taveira Corrêa (68)Permalink
(1996.03.27 – 2009.12.30)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Belém do Pará (Brazil)

Pro Mundi Vita

Born:1950.05.26 (Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1973.08.15
Consecrated Bishop:1991.07.06

Titular Bishop of Sinnipsa (1991.04.24 – 1996.03.27)

Auxiliary Bishop of Brasília (Brazil) (1991.04.24 – 1996.03.27)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Palmas (Brazil) (1996.03.27 – 2009.12.30)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Belém do Pará (Brazil) (2009.12.30 – ...)


as of 2018.11.07

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