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Apostolic Vicariate of

Yurimaguas

Peru Peru

Continent: South America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Apostolic Vicariate

Area: 70,000 km²

Population: 258,000 Catholics (66.2% of 390,000 total) (2015)

Immediately subject to the Holy See

Neighbouring Dioceses: Moyobamba (←), Chachapoyas (←), Méndez (↖), Chota (↖), Iquitos (→), Requena (↘)

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Statistics: 26 parishes, 24 missions, 20 priests (10 diocesan, 10 religious), 70 lay religious (18 brothers, 52 sisters), 17 seminarians (2015)

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Vicar Apostolic:vacant
Apostolic Administrator (2016.12.17 – ...):Fr. Jesús María Aristín Seco, C.P.Fr. Jesús María Aristín Seco, C.P.

Ordinaries

Vicars Apostolic of Yurimaguas (Roman Rite)

Fr. Jesús María Aristín Seco, C.P.Fr. Jesús María Aristín Seco, C.P.Permalink
(Apostolic Administrator 2016.12.17 – ...)

Bishop José Luis Astigarraga Lizarralde, C.P.Permalink
(1991.11.26 – 2016.12.17)

Born:1940.05.04 (Spain)
Ordained Priest:1964.02.01
Consecrated Bishop:1992.02.29
Died:2017.01.20 († 76)

Vicar Apostolic of Yurimaguas (Peru) (1991.11.26 – 2016.12.17)

Titular Bishop of Buleliana (1991.11.26 – 2017.01.20)

Bishop Miguel Irízar Campos, C.P.Permalink
(1972.03.25 – 1989.08.06)

Born:1934.05.07 (Spain)
Ordained Priest:1957.03.16
Consecrated Bishop:1972.07.25
Died:2018.08.19 († 84)

Titular Bishop of Helos (1972.03.25 – 1989.08.06)

Vicar Apostolic of Yurimaguas (Peru) (1972.03.25 – 1989.08.06)

Coadjutor Bishop of Callao (Peru) (1989.08.06 – 1995.08.17)

Bishop of Callao (Peru) (1995.08.17 – 2011.12.12)

Bishop Gregorio Elias Olazar Muruaga, C.P.Permalink
(1960.11.10 – 1972.03.25)

Born:1912.12.24 (Spain)
Ordained Priest:1935.09.15
Consecrated Bishop:1953.04.12
Died:1976.02.26 († 63)

Coadjutor Vicar Apostolic of San Gabriel de la Dolorosa del Marañón (Peru) (1952.12.11 – 1957.08.31)

Titular Bishop of Prusa (1952.12.11 – 1976.02.26)

Vicar Apostolic of San Gabriel de la Dolorosa del Marañón (Peru) (1957.08.31 – 1960.11.10)

Vicar Apostolic of Yurimaguas (Peru) (1960.11.10 – 1972.03.25)

Vicars Apostolic of San Gabriel de la Dolorosa del Marañón (Roman Rite)

Bishop Gregorio Elias Olazar Muruaga, C.P.Permalink
(1957.08.31 – 1960.11.10)

(see above)

Bishop Atanasio Celestino Jáuregui y Goiri, C.P.Permalink
(1936.06.03 – 1957.08.30)

Born:1877.04.06 (Peru)
Ordained Priest:1901.04.06
Consecrated Bishop:1936.08.16
Died:1957.08.30 († 80)

Prefect Apostolic of San Gabriel de la Dolorosa del Marañón (Peru) (1921 – 1936.06.03)

Titular Bishop of Mossyna (1936.06.03 – 1957.08.30)

Vicar Apostolic of San Gabriel de la Dolorosa del Marañón (Peru) (1936.06.03 – 1957.08.30)

Prefects Apostolic of San Gabriel de la Dolorosa del Marañón (Roman Rite)

Fr. Atanasio Celestino Jáuregui y Goiri, C.P. (later Bishop)Permalink
(1921 – 1936.06.03)

(see above)

Former Prelates


as of 2018.11.07

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