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Diocese of

Rondonópolis–Guiratinga

Brazil Brazil

Continent: South America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 53,406 km²

Population: 253,800 Catholics (74.0% of 342,800 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Cuiabá

Neighbouring Dioceses: Corumbá (↙), São Luíz de Cáceres (←), Cuiabá (↖), Primavera do Leste–Paranatinga (↑), Barra do Garças (↗), Jataí (→), Coxim (↓)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Statistics: 21 parishes, 2 missions, 36 priests (28 diocesan, 8 religious), 68 lay religious (10 brothers, 58 sisters), 13 seminarians (2015)

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History


Special Churches

Corumbá (↙), São Luíz de Cáceres (←), Cuiabá (↖), Primavera do Leste–Paranatinga (↑), Barra do Garças (↗), Jataí (→), Coxim (↓)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2014.06.25 – ...):Bishop Juventino Kestering (72)Bishop Juventino Kestering (72)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Rondonópolis–Guiratinga (Roman Rite)

Bishop Juventino Kestering (72)Bishop Juventino Kestering (72)Permalink
(2014.06.25 – ...)

Bishop of Rondonópolis–Guiratinga (Brazil)

Misit me evangelizare

Born:1946.05.19 (Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1973.07.14
Consecrated Bishop:1998.03.08

Bishop of Rondonópolis (Brazil) (1997.11.19 – 2014.06.25)

Bishop of Rondonópolis–Guiratinga (Brazil) (2014.06.25 – ...)

Bishops of Rondonópolis (Roman Rite)

Bishop Juventino Kestering (72)Bishop Juventino Kestering (72)Permalink
(1997.11.19 – 2014.06.25)

(see above)

Bishop Osório Willibaldo Stoffel, O.F.M.Permalink
(1986.02.15 – 1997.11.19)

Born:1921.07.07 (Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1948.07.26
Consecrated Bishop:1971.10.10
Died:2002.05.10 († 80)

Bishop-Prelate of Rondonópolis (Brazil) (1970.11.27 – 1986.02.15)

Titular Bishop of Ceramus (1971.08.06 – 1978.05.26)

Bishop of Rondonópolis (Brazil) (1986.02.15 – 1997.11.19)

Prelates of Rondonópolis (Roman Rite)

Bishop Osório Willibaldo Stoffel, O.F.M.Permalink
(1970.11.27 – 1986.02.15)

(see above)

Bishop Vunibaldo Godchard Talleur, O.F.M.Permalink
(1961.11.25 – 1970)

Born:1901.10.19 (Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1927.04.24
Consecrated Bishop:1948.03.07
Died:1975.03.21 († 73)

Apostolic Administrator of Chapada (Brazil) (1941 – 1947.12.20)

Bishop-Prelate of Chapada (Brazil) (1947.12.20 – 1961.11.25)

Titular Bishop of Magydus (1947.12.20 – 1975.03.21)

Bishop-Prelate of Rondonópolis (Brazil) (1961.11.25 – 1970)

Prelates of Chapada (Roman Rite)

Bishop Vunibaldo Godchard Talleur, O.F.M.Permalink
(1947.12.20 – 1961.11.25)

(see above)

Fr. Vunibaldo Godchard Talleur, O.F.M. (later Bishop)Permalink
(Apostolic Administrator 1941 – 1947.12.20)


as of 2018.11.07

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