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Diocese of

Patos

Brazil Brazil

Continent: South America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 10,874 km²

Population: 383,000 Catholics (91.4% of 419,000 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Paraíba

Neighbouring Dioceses: Afogados da Ingazeira (↙), Cajazeiras (←), Caicó (↑), Campina Grande (→)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Cathedral Dedication Anniversary: August 7 (2009)

Statistics: 36 parishes, 190 missions, 44 priests (40 diocesan, 4 religious), 7 deacons, 45 lay religious (23 brothers, 22 sisters), 17 seminarians (2015)

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History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2012.11.07 – ...):Bishop Eraldo Bispo da Silva (51)Bishop Eraldo Bispo da Silva (51)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Patos (Roman Rite)

Bishop Eraldo Bispo da Silva (51)Bishop Eraldo Bispo da Silva (51)Permalink
(2012.11.07 – ...)

Bishop of Patos (Brazil)

Pasce oves meas

Born:1966.08.13 (Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1993.04.24
Consecrated Bishop:2012.12.27

Bishop of Patos (Brazil) (2012.11.07 – ...)

Bishop Manoel dos Reis de Farias (71)Bishop Manoel dos Reis de Farias (71)Permalink
(2001.08.08 – 2011.07.27)

Bishop emeritus of Petrolina (Brazil)

Servir na Unidade

Born:1946.04.23 (Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1983.01.06
Consecrated Bishop:2001.11.10

Bishop of Patos (Brazil) (2001.08.08 – 2011.07.27)

Bishop of Petrolina (Brazil) (2011.07.27 – 2017.07.12)

Bishop Gerardo de Andrade PontePermalink
(1983.12.05 – 2001.08.08)

Omnia propter evangelium

Born:1924.12.01 (Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1948.12.08
Consecrated Bishop:1975.08.17
Died:2006.05.24 († 81)

Bishop of Petrolina (Brazil) (1975.02.06 – 1983.12.05)

Bishop of Patos (Brazil) (1983.12.05 – 2001.08.08)

Bishop Expedito Eduardo de OliveiraPermalink
(1959.02.25 – 1983.05.08)

Born:1910.01.08 (Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1933.11.30
Consecrated Bishop:1953.12.13
Died:1983.05.08 († 73)

Titular Bishop of Barca (1953.10.01 – 1959.02.25)

Auxiliary Bishop of Fortaleza (Brazil) (1953.10.01 – 1959.02.25)

Bishop of Patos (Brazil) (1959.02.25 – 1983.05.08)


as of 2017.08.17

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