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Diocese of

Suchitepéquez–Retalhuleu

Guatemala Guatemala

Continent: Central America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 4,336 km²

Population: 559,246 Catholics (65.0% of 860,378 total) (2017)

Statistics: 23 parishes, 177 missions, 30 priests (diocesan), 33 lay religious (33 sisters), 29 seminarians (2017)

Ecclesiastical Province: Los Altos, Quetzaltenango–Totonicapán

Neighbouring Dioceses: San Marcos (↖), Los Altos, Quetzaltenango–Totonicapán (↑), Sololá–Chimaltenango (↗), Escuintla (→)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Patron Saint: Saint Bartholomew

Website: Link

History


Special Churches

San Marcos (↖), Los Altos, Quetzaltenango–Totonicapán (↑), Sololá–Chimaltenango (↗), Escuintla (→)

Present Prelates

Bishop (1996.12.31 – ...):Bishop Pablo Vizcaíno Prado (69)Bishop Pablo Vizcaíno Prado (69)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Suchitepéquez–Retalhuleu (Roman Rite)

Bishop Pablo Vizcaíno Prado (69)Bishop Pablo Vizcaíno Prado (69)Permalink
(1996.12.31 – ...)

Bishop of Suchitepéquez–Retalhuleu (Guatemala)

Born:1951.06.22 (Guatemala)
Ordained Priest:1980.03.19
Consecrated Bishop:1997.03.08

Bishop of Suchitepéquez–Retalhuleu (Guatemala) (1996.12.31 – ...)

President of Episcopal Conference of Guatemala (2008.01 – 2012.03)


as of 2020.07.10

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