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Diocese of

Toluca

Mexico Mexico

Continent: North America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 4,815 km²

Population: 2,394,000 Catholics (85.2% of 2,809,000 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: México

Neighbouring Dioceses: Ciudad Altamirano (↙), Tacámbaro (←), Morelia (↖), Atlacomulco (↑), Tlalnepantla (↗), México (→), Cuernavaca (↘), Tenancingo (↓)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Statistics: 136 parishes, 288 priests (248 diocesan, 40 religious), 429 lay religious (61 brothers, 368 sisters), 95 seminarians (2015)

Address: Portal Reforma Nte. #104, 50000 - Toluca, Mex., Mexico

Phone: (722) 2-15-25-35

Websites: LinkTwitter Feed

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2003.12.27 – ...):Bishop Francisco Javier Chavolla Ramos (72)Bishop Francisco Javier Chavolla Ramos (72)
Auxiliary Bishop (2017.10.28 – ...):Bishop Maximino Martínez Miranda (67)Bishop Maximino Martínez Miranda (67)

Titular Bishop of Lugura

Ordinaries

Bishops of Toluca (Roman Rite)

Bishop Francisco Javier Chavolla Ramos (72)Bishop Francisco Javier Chavolla Ramos (72)Permalink
(2003.12.27 – ...)

Bishop of Toluca (Mexico)

In caritate Dei et patientia Christi

Born:1946.06.03 (Mexico)
Ordained Priest:1972.12.10
Consecrated Bishop:1991.07.16

Bishop of Matamoros (Mexico) (1991.06.01 – 2003.12.27)

Bishop of Toluca (Mexico) (2003.12.27 – ...)

Twitter FeedCardinal Francisco Robles Ortega (69)Bishop Francisco Robles Ortega (69) (later Cardinal)Permalink
(1996.06.15 – 2003.01.25)

Cardinal-Priest of S. Maria della Presentazione
Metropolitan Archbishop of Guadalajara (Mexico)
President of Conferencia del Episcopado Mexicano (C.E.M.)

In simplicitate fidei

Born:1949.03.02 (Mexico)
Ordained Priest:1976.07.20
Consecrated Bishop:1991.06.05
Created Cardinal:2007.11.24

Titular Bishop of Bossa (1991.04.30 – 1996.06.15)

Auxiliary Bishop of Toluca (Mexico) (1991.04.30 – 1996.06.15)

Bishop of Toluca (Mexico) (1996.06.15 – 2003.01.25)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Monterrey (Mexico) (2003.01.25 – 2011.12.07)

Cardinal-Priest of S. Maria della Presentazione (2007.11.24 [2008.10.25] – ...)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Guadalajara (Mexico) (2011.12.07 – ...)

President of Conferencia del Episcopado Mexicano (C.E.M.) (2012.11.14 – ...)

Bishop Alfredo Torres RomeroPermalink
(1980.07.26 – 1995.10.15)

Born:1922.08.08 (Mexico)
Ordained Priest:1945.08.15
Consecrated Bishop:1968.02.25
Died:1995.10.15 († 73)

Auxiliary Bishop of México (Mexico) (1967.12.30 – 1975.01.04)

Titular Bishop of Vegesela in Byzacena (1967.12.30 – 1980.07.26)

Coadjutor Bishop of Aguascalientes (Mexico) (1975.01.04 – 1976)

Bishop of Toluca (Mexico) (1980.07.26 – 1995.10.15)

Bishop Arturo Vélez MartínezPermalink
(1951.02.08 – 1979.09.21)

Born:1904.09.10 (Mexico)
Ordained Priest:1934.06.29
Consecrated Bishop:1951.04.11
Died:1989.08.22 († 84)

Bishop of Toluca (Mexico) (1951.02.08 – 1979.09.21)

Former Prelates


as of 2018.10.16

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