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Diocese of

Primavera do Leste–Paranatinga

Brazil Brazil

Continent: South America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 89,636 km²

Population: 130,008 Catholics (69.9% of 186,013 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Cuiabá

Neighbouring Dioceses: Cuiabá (↙), Sinop (↖), São Félix (↗), Barra do Garças (↘), Rondonópolis–Guiratinga (↓)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Statistics: 18 parishes, 31 priests (17 diocesan, 14 religious), 2 deacons, 17 lay religious (14 brothers, 3 sisters), 9 seminarians (2015)

History


Special Churches

Cuiabá (↙), Sinop (↖), São Félix (↗), Barra do Garças (↘), Rondonópolis–Guiratinga (↓)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2014.06.25 – ...):Bishop Derek John Christopher Byrne, S.P.S. (70)Bishop Derek John Christopher Byrne, S.P.S. (70)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Primavera do Leste–Paranatinga (Roman Rite)

Bishop Derek John Christopher Byrne, S.P.S. (70)Bishop Derek John Christopher Byrne, S.P.S. (70)Permalink
(2014.06.25 – ...)

Bishop of Primavera do Leste–Paranatinga (Brazil)

Alegrai-vos no Senhor

Born:1948.01.17 (Ireland)
Ordained Priest:1973.06.09
Consecrated Bishop:2009.03.22

Bishop of Guiratinga (Brazil) (2008.12.24 – 2014.06.25)

Bishop of Primavera do Leste–Paranatinga (Brazil) (2014.06.25 – ...)

Prelates of Paranatinga (Roman Rite)

Bishop Vital Chitolina, S.C.I. (64)Bishop Vital Chitolina, S.C.I. (64)Permalink
(1997.12.23 – 2011.12.28)

Bishop of Diamantino (Brazil)

Preparai o caminho do Senhor

Born:1954.01.03 (Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1984.12.16
Consecrated Bishop:1998.04.19

Bishop-Prelate of Paranatinga (Brazil) (1997.12.23 – 2011.12.28)

Bishop of Diamantino (Brazil) (2011.12.28 – ...)


as of 2018.11.07

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