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Apostolic Vicariate of

Tucupita

Venezuela Venezuela

Continent: South America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Apostolic Vicariate

Immediately subject to the Holy See

Neighbouring Dioceses: Ciudad Guayana (↙), Maturín (←), Port of Spain (↑), Georgetown (↘)

Address: Calle Centurión, Tucupita, Estado Delta Amacuro, Venezuela

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Vicar Apostolic (2015.04.07 – ...):Bishop Ernesto José Romero Rivas, O.F.M. Cap. (55)Bishop Ernesto José Romero Rivas, O.F.M. Cap. (55)

Titular Bishop of Nova Sparsa

Ordinaries

Vicars Apostolic of Tucupita (Roman Rite)

Bishop Ernesto José Romero Rivas, O.F.M. Cap. (55)Bishop Ernesto José Romero Rivas, O.F.M. Cap. (55)Permalink
(2015.04.07 – ...)

Vicar Apostolic of Tucupita (Venezuela)
Titular Bishop of Nova Sparsa

Born:1960.04.19 (Venezuela)
Ordained Priest:1990.08.02
Consecrated Bishop:2015.07.12

Titular Bishop of Nova Sparsa (2015.04.07 – ...)

Vicar Apostolic of Tucupita (Venezuela) (2015.04.07 – ...)

Bishop Felipe González González, O.F.M. Cap. (70)Bishop Felipe González González, O.F.M. Cap. (70)Permalink
(1985.11.25 – 2014.05.26)

Vicar Apostolic of Caroní (Venezuela)
Titular Bishop of Sinnuara

Born:1944.12.14 (Spain)
Ordained Priest:1970.03.15
Consecrated Bishop:1986.01.06

Vicar Apostolic of Tucupita (Venezuela) (1985.11.25 – 2014.05.26)

Titular Bishop of Sinnuara (1985.11.25 – ...)

Vicar Apostolic of Caroní (Venezuela) (2014.05.26 – ...)

Bishop Argimiro Alvaro García Rodríguez, O.F.M. Cap.Permalink
(1955.12.19 – 1985.11.25)

Born:1905.09.27 (Spain)
Ordained Priest:1930.06.14
Consecrated Bishop:1956.07.08
Died:1991.12.16 († 86)

Vicar Apostolic of Tucupita (Venezuela) (1955.12.19 – 1985.11.25)

Titular Bishop of Coropissus (1955.12.19 – 1991.12.16)


as of 2015.07.27

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