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Diocese of

Ponta de Pedras

Brazil Brazil

Continent: South America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 15,954 km²

Population: 105,420 Catholics (62.7% of 168,259 total) (2017)

Statistics: 7 parishes, 1 mission, 17 priests (15 diocesan, 2 religious), 24 lay religious (5 brothers, 19 sisters), 12 seminarians (2017)

Ecclesiastical Province: Belém do Pará

Neighbouring Dioceses: Marajó (↑), Belém do Pará (→), Abaetetuba (↘), Cametá (↓)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Website: Link

History


Special Churches

All Churches (10)

Marajó (↑), Belém do Pará (→), Abaetetuba (↘), Cametá (↓)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2015.09.23 – ...):Bishop Teodoro Mendes Tavares, C.S.Sp. (55)Bishop Teodoro Mendes Tavares, C.S.Sp. (55)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Ponta de Pedras (Roman Rite)

Bishop Teodoro Mendes Tavares, C.S.Sp. (55)Bishop Teodoro Mendes Tavares, C.S.Sp. (55)Permalink
(2015.09.23 – ...)

Bishop of Ponta de Pedras (Brazil)

Eis-me aqui

Born:1964.01.07 (Cape Verde)
Ordained Priest:1993.07.11
Consecrated Bishop:2011.05.08

Titular Bishop of Verbe (2011.02.16 – 2015.06.10)

Auxiliary Bishop of Belém do Pará (Brazil) (2011.02.16 – 2015.06.10)

Coadjutor Bishop of Ponta de Pedras (Brazil) (2015.06.10 – 2015.09.23)

Bishop of Ponta de Pedras (Brazil) (2015.09.23 – ...)

Bishop Alessio Saccardo, S.J. (79)Bishop Alessio Saccardo, S.J. (79)Permalink
(2002.01.16 – 2015.09.23)

Bishop emeritus of Ponta de Pedras (Brazil)

In verbo tuo laxabo rete

Born:1940.09.21 (Italy)
Ordained Priest:1970.09.05
Consecrated Bishop:2002.04.06

Bishop of Ponta de Pedras (Brazil) (2002.01.16 – 2015.09.23)

Bishop Ângelo Maria Rivato, S.J.Permalink
(1979.10.16 – 2002.01.16)

Ubi Caritas Ibi Deus

Born:1924.12.03 (Italy)
Ordained Priest:1951.06.29
Consecrated Bishop:1967.08.06
Died:2011.08.20 († 86)

Bishop-Prelate of Ponta de Pedras (Brazil) (1965.04.29 – 1979.10.16)

Titular Bishop of Germania in Numidia (1967.06.13 – 1978.05.26)

Bishop of Ponta de Pedras (Brazil) (1979.10.16 – 2002.01.16)

Prelates of Ponta de Pedras (Roman Rite)

Bishop Ângelo Maria Rivato, S.J.Permalink
(1965.04.29 – 1979.10.16)

(see above)

Archbishop Alberto Gaudêncio RamosPermalink
(Apostolic Administrator 1963 – 1965.04.29)

Former Prelates


as of 2019.11.09

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