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Diocese of

Tulcán

Ecuador Ecuador

Continent: South America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 3,784 km²

Population: 164,511 Catholics (94.3% of 174,543 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Quito

Neighbouring Dioceses: Ibarra (↙), Esmeraldas (←), Tumaco (↖), Pasto (↗), San Miguel de Sucumbíos (↘)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Statistics: 25 parishes, 1 mission, 40 priests (35 diocesan, 5 religious), 97 lay religious (9 brothers, 88 sisters), 4 seminarians (2015)

History


Special Churches

Ibarra (↙), Esmeraldas (←), Tumaco (↖), Pasto (↗), San Miguel de Sucumbíos (↘)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2011.05.03 – ...):Bishop Fausto Feliciano Gaibor García (66)Bishop Fausto Feliciano Gaibor García (66)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Tulcán (Roman Rite)

Bishop Fausto Feliciano Gaibor García (66)Bishop Fausto Feliciano Gaibor García (66)Permalink
(2011.05.03 – ...)

Bishop of Tulcán (Ecuador)

Born:1952.01.24 (Ecuador)
Ordained Priest:1981.01.24
Consecrated Bishop:2006.12.02

Titular Bishop of Naraggara (2006.10.31 – 2011.05.03)

Auxiliary Bishop of Riobamba (Ecuador) (2006.10.31 – 2011.05.03)

Bishop of Tulcán (Ecuador) (2011.05.03 – ...)

Bishop Luis Antonio Sánchez Armijos, S.D.B. (75)Bishop Luis Antonio Sánchez Armijos, S.D.B. (75)Permalink
(2002.06.15 – 2010.02.22)

Bishop emeritus of Machala (Ecuador)

Born:1943.07.27 (Ecuador)
Ordained Priest:1975.01.31
Consecrated Bishop:2002.07.27

Bishop of Tulcán (Ecuador) (2002.06.15 – 2010.02.22)

Bishop of Machala (Ecuador) (2010.02.22 – 2012.10.22)

Bishop Germán Trajano Pavón Puente (82)Bishop Germán Trajano Pavón Puente (82)Permalink
(1989.01.28 – 2001.04.19)

Bishop emeritus of Ambato (Ecuador)

Born:1936.10.28 (Ecuador)
Ordained Priest:1960.06.29
Consecrated Bishop:1989.02.25

Bishop of Tulcán (Ecuador) (1989.01.28 – 2001.04.19)

Bishop of Ambato (Ecuador) (2001.04.19 – 2015.01.20)

Bishop Luis Clemente de la Vega RodriguezPermalink
(1965.03.17 – 1987.05.04)

Born:1921.08.29 (Ecuador)
Ordained Priest:1946.06.29
Consecrated Bishop:1965.05.26
Died:1987.05.04 († 65)

Bishop of Tulcán (Ecuador) (1965.03.17 – 1987.05.04)


as of 2018.11.07

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