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Metropolitan Archdiocese of

Valencia

Venezuela Venezuela

Continent: South America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Metropolitan Archdiocese

Suffragan Sees: Maracay, Puerto Cabello, San Carlos de Venezuela

Neighbouring Dioceses: San Carlos de Venezuela (↙), Puerto Cabello (↖), Maracay (→), Calabozo (↘)

Address: Avenida Urdaneta N° 100-54, Apdo. postal 32, Valencia 2001-A, Estado Carabobo, Venezuela

Website: Link

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Metropolitan Archbishop (2007.04.10 – ...):Archbishop Reinaldo Del Prette Lissot (62)Archbishop Reinaldo Del Prette Lissot (62)

Apostolic Administrator sede plena of San Carlos de Venezuela (Venezuela)

Ordinaries

Metropolitan Archbishops of Valencia (Roman Rite)

Archbishop Reinaldo Del Prette Lissot (62)Archbishop Reinaldo Del Prette Lissot (62)
(2007.04.10 – ...)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Valencia (Venezuela)
Apostolic Administrator sede plena of San Carlos de Venezuela (Venezuela)

Born:1952.02.17 (Venezuela)
Ordained Priest:1976.08.15
Consecrated Bishop:1994.02.05

Titular Bishop of Altava (1993.12.24 – 1997.04.24)

Auxiliary Bishop of Valencia (Venezuela) (1993.12.24 – 1997.04.24)

Coadjutor Bishop of Maracay (Venezuela) (1997.04.24 – 2003.02.05)

Bishop of Maracay (Venezuela) (2003.02.05 – 2007.04.10)

Apostolic Administrator of Valencia (Venezuela) (2005.11.05 – 2007.04.10)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Valencia (Venezuela) (2007.04.10 – ...)

Apostolic Administrator of Puerto Cabello (Venezuela) (2010.04 – 2011.04.30)

Apostolic Administrator sede plena of San Carlos de Venezuela (Venezuela) (2014.03.05 – ...)

Archbishop Reinaldo Del Prette Lissot (62)Bishop Reinaldo Del Prette Lissot (62) (later Archbishop)
(Apostolic Administrator 2005.11.05 – 2007.04.10)

Twitter Feed Cardinal Jorge Liberato Urosa Savino (71)Archbishop Jorge Liberato Urosa Savino (71) (later Cardinal)
(1990.03.16 – 2005.09.19)

Cardinal-Priest of S. Maria ai Monti
Metropolitan Archbishop of Caracas (Venezuela)

Pro mundi vita

Born:1942.08.28 (Venezuela)
Ordained Priest:1967.08.15
Consecrated Bishop:1982.09.22
Created Cardinal:2006.03.24

Titular Bishop of Vegesela in Byzacena (1982.07.03 – 1990.03.16)

Auxiliary Bishop of Caracas (Venezuela) (1982.07.03 – 1990.03.16)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Valencia (Venezuela) (1990.03.16 – 2005.09.19)

Apostolic Administrator of Caracas (Venezuela) (2003.07.07 – 2005.09.19)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Caracas (Venezuela) (2005.09.19 – ...)

Cardinal-Priest of S. Maria ai Monti (2006.03.24 [2006.07.02] – ...)

Member of Council of Cardinals for the Study of Organisational and Economic Problems of the Apostolic See (2009.05.09 – 2014.02.24)

Archbishop Luis Eduardo Henríquez Jiménez
(1974.11.12 – 1990.03.16)

Born:1913.07.30 (Venezuela)
Ordained Priest:1937.03.27
Consecrated Bishop:1962.06.17
Died:1991.08.08 († 78)

Titular Bishop of Lamdia (1962.05.12 – 1972.11.09)

Auxiliary Bishop of Caracas (Venezuela) (1962.05.12 – 1972.11.09)

Second Vice-President of Latin American Episcopal Council (1970 – 1972)

Bishop of Valencia (Venezuela) (1972.11.09 – 1974.11.12)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Valencia (Venezuela) (1974.11.12 – 1990.03.16)

Bishops of Valencia (Roman Rite)

Bishop Luis Eduardo Henríquez Jiménez (later Archbishop)
(1972.11.09 – 1974.11.12)

(see above)

Bishop José Alí Lebrún Moratinos (later Cardinal)
(1962.03.19 – 1972.09.21)

Veritatem facientes in caritate

Born:1919.03.19 (Venezuela)
Ordained Priest:1943.12.19
Consecrated Bishop:1956.09.02
Created Cardinal:1983.02.02
Died:2001.02.21 († 81)

Titular Bishop of Aradus (1956.08.02 – 1958.06.21)

Auxiliary Bishop of Maracaibo (Venezuela) (1956.08.02 – 1958.06.21)

Bishop of Maracay (Venezuela) (1958.06.21 – 1962.03.19)

Bishop of Valencia (Venezuela) (1962.03.19 – 1972.09.21)

Titular Archbishop of Voncaria (1972.09.21 – 1980.05.24)

Coadjutor Archbishop of Caracas (Venezuela) (1972.09.21 – 1980.05.24)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Caracas (Venezuela) (1980.05.24 – 1995.05.27)

Cardinal-Priest of S. Pancrazio (1983.02.02 – 2001.02.21)

President of Episcopal Conference of Venezuela (1984 – 1990)

Bishop Gregorio Adam Dalmau
(1937.08.29 – 1961.07.12)

Born:1893.11.27 (Venezuela)
Ordained Priest:1916.12.23
Consecrated Bishop:1937.10.31
Died:1961.07.12 († 67)

Bishop of Valencia (Venezuela) (1937.08.29 – 1961.07.12)

Bishop Salvador Montes de Oca
(1927.06.20 – 1934.12.22)

Born:1895.10.21 (Venezuela)
Died:1944.09.10 († 48)

Bishop of Valencia (Venezuela) (1927.06.20 – 1934.12.22)

Titular Bishop of Bilta (1934.12.22 – 1940)

Bishop Francisco Antonio Granadillo
(1923.06.22 – 1927.01.13)

Born:1878.03.09 (Venezuela)
Died:1927.01.13 († 48)

Bishop of Valencia (Venezuela) (1923.06.22 – 1927.01.13)

Former Prelates


as of 2014.06.25

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