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Diocese of

Río Cuarto

Argentina Argentina

Continent: South America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 58,519 km²

Population: 466,820 Catholics (95.3% of 490,000 total) (2017)

Statistics: 52 parishes, 147 missions, 92 priests (81 diocesan, 11 religious), 14 deacons, 67 lay religious (14 brothers, 53 sisters), 28 seminarians (2017)

Ecclesiastical Province: Córdoba

Neighbouring Dioceses: San Luis (←), Villa María (↗), Venado Tuerto (→), Nueve de Julio (↘), Santa Rosa (↓)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Patron Saint: lnmaculada Concepción (December 8)

Address: Buenos Aires 261, X5800DJE, Río Cuarto, Argentina

Phone: (0358) 4643717

Website: Link

History


Special Churches

San Luis (←), Villa María (↗), Venado Tuerto (→), Nueve de Julio (↘), Santa Rosa (↓)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2014.11.04 – ...):Bishop Adolfo Armando Uriona, F.D.P. (65)Bishop Adolfo Armando Uriona, F.D.P. (65)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Río Cuarto (Roman Rite)

Bishop Adolfo Armando Uriona, F.D.P. (65)Bishop Adolfo Armando Uriona, F.D.P. (65)Permalink
(2014.11.04 – ...)

Bishop of Río Cuarto (Argentina)

Born:1955.05.27 (Argentina)
Ordained Priest:1980.06.28
Consecrated Bishop:2004.05.08

Bishop of Añatuya (Argentina) (2004.03.04 – 2014.11.04)

Bishop of Río Cuarto (Argentina) (2014.11.04 – ...)

Archbishop Eduardo Eliseo Martín (66)Bishop Eduardo Eliseo Martín (66) (later Archbishop)Permalink
(2006.02.21 – 2014.07.04)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Rosario (Argentina)

El verbo se hizo carne

Born:1953.12.26 (Argentina)
Ordained Priest:1980.12.26
Consecrated Bishop:2006.05.19

Bishop of Río Cuarto (Argentina) (2006.02.21 – 2014.07.04)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Rosario (Argentina) (2014.07.04 – ...)

Bishop Ramón Artemio StaffolaniPermalink
(1995.07.12 – 2006.02.21)

Born:1930.08.17 (Argentina)
Ordained Priest:1954.09.18
Consecrated Bishop:1990.09.16
Died:2006.03.08 († 75)

Coadjutor Bishop of Río Cuarto (Argentina) (1990.07.18 – 1992.04.22)

Bishop of Río Cuarto (Argentina) (1992.04.22 – 1995.07.12)

Bishop of Río Cuarto (Argentina) (1995.07.12 – 2006.02.21)

Bishop Ramón Artemio StaffolaniPermalink
(1992.04.22 – 1995.07.12)

(see above)

Bishop Adolfo Roque Esteban AranaPermalink
(1984.08.06 – 1992.04.22)

In nomine Domini

Born:1916.09.03 (Argentina)
Ordained Priest:1944.09.23
Consecrated Bishop:1973.04.01
Died:2003.01.08 († 86)

Bishop of Santa Rosa (Argentina) (1973.02.23 – 1984.08.06)

Bishop of Río Cuarto (Argentina) (1984.08.06 – 1992.04.22)

Bishop Moisés Julio Blanchoud (later Archbishop)Permalink
(1962.09.06 – 1984.01.07)

Servir incansablemente

Born:1923.09.04 (Argentina)
Ordained Priest:1947.12.14
Consecrated Bishop:1960.04.24
Died:2016.02.28 († 92)

Titular Bishop of Belali (1960.02.13 – 1962.09.06)

Auxiliary Bishop of Río Cuarto (Argentina) (1960.02.13 – 1962.09.06)

Bishop of Río Cuarto (Argentina) (1962.09.06 – 1984.01.07)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Salta (Argentina) (1984.01.07 – 1999.08.06)

Apostolic Administrator of Santa Fe de la Vera Cruz (Argentina) (2002.10.01 – 2003.02.13)

Bishop Leopoldo ButelerPermalink
(1934.09.13 – 1961.07.22)

Born:1882.04.22 (Argentina)
Ordained Priest:1905.06.17
Consecrated Bishop:1932.06.05
Died:1961.07.22 († 79)

Titular Bishop of Knin (1932.01.08 – 1934.09.13)

Auxiliary Bishop of Córdoba (Argentina) (1932.01.08 – 1934.09.13)

Bishop of Río Cuarto (Argentina) (1934.09.13 – 1961.07.22)

Former Prelates


as of 2020.06.16

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