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Diocese of

Punto Fijo

Venezuela Venezuela

Continent: South America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 3,405 km²

Population: 304,880 Catholics (92.7% of 328,800 total) (2017)

Statistics: 23 parishes, 30 priests (19 diocesan, 11 religious), 27 lay religious (11 brothers, 16 sisters), 12 seminarians (2017)

Ecclesiastical Province: Coro

Neighbouring Dioceses: Willemstad (↗), Coro (↓)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Address: Avenida Colombia, Esquina Sucre, Punto Fijo, Estado Falcón, Venezuela

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History


Special Churches

Willemstad (↗), Coro (↓)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2016.06.04 – ...):Bishop Carlos Alfredo Cabezas Mendoza (53)Bishop Carlos Alfredo Cabezas Mendoza (53)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Punto Fijo (Roman Rite)

Bishop Carlos Alfredo Cabezas Mendoza (53)Bishop Carlos Alfredo Cabezas Mendoza (53)Permalink
(2016.06.04 – ...)

Bishop of Punto Fijo (Venezuela)

Born:1966.01.26 (Venezuela)
Ordained Priest:1990.06.10
Consecrated Bishop:2016.08.06

Bishop of Punto Fijo (Venezuela) (2016.06.04 – ...)

Archbishop Roberto Lückert León (79)Archbishop Roberto Lückert León (79)Permalink
(Apostolic Administrator 2014.02.21 – 2016.06.04)

Bishop Juan María Leonardi VillasmilPermalink
(1997.07.12 – 2014.06.07)

Parare vias Domini

Born:1947.02.11 (Venezuela)
Ordained Priest:1979.08.04
Consecrated Bishop:1994.04.08
Died:2014.06.07 († 67)

Titular Bishop of Lesvi (1994.01.27 – 1997.07.12)

Auxiliary Bishop of Mérida (Venezuela) (1994.01.27 – 1997.07.12)

Bishop of Punto Fijo (Venezuela) (1997.07.12 – 2014.06.07)


as of 2019.11.08

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