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Diocese of

Santa Clara

Cuba Cuba

Continent: Central America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 12,920 km²

Population: 575,641 Catholics (44.1% of 1,304,519 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Camagüey

Neighbouring Dioceses: Matanzas (←), Cienfuegos (←), Ciego de Ávila (→)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Patron Saint: Santa Clara de Asís

Statistics: 34 parishes, 35 priests (30 diocesan, 5 religious), 16 deacons, 71 lay religious (6 brothers, 65 sisters), 7 seminarians (2015)

Address: Unión 51 sur entre Gloria y Buenviaje, Santa Clara 50100, Cuba

Phone: (042) 2006-80

Website: Link

History

Papal Visits


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (1999.06.04 – ...):Bishop Marcelo Arturo González Amador (62)Bishop Marcelo Arturo González Amador (62)

Vice-President of Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Cuba

Ordinaries

Bishops of Santa Clara (Roman Rite)

Bishop Marcelo Arturo González Amador (62)Bishop Marcelo Arturo González Amador (62)Permalink
(1999.06.04 – ...)

Bishop of Santa Clara (Cuba)
Vice-President of Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Cuba

Born:1956.01.16 (Cuba)
Ordained Priest:1983.12.18
Consecrated Bishop:1998.12.20

Titular Bishop of Segia (1998.10.31 – 1999.06.04)

Auxiliary Bishop of Santa Clara (Cuba) (1998.10.31 – 1999.06.04)

Bishop of Santa Clara (Cuba) (1999.06.04 – ...)

Vice-President of Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Cuba (2013.11.11 – ...)

Bishop Fernando Ramon Prego CasalPermalink
(1995.04.01 – 1999.01.09)

Born:1927.11.07 (Cuba)
Ordained Priest:1955.04.17
Consecrated Bishop:1971.01.14
Died:1999.01.09 († 71)

Titular Bishop of Vegesela in Numidia (1970.11.13 – 1971.07.24)

Auxiliary Bishop of Cienfuegos–Santa Clara (Cuba) (1970.11.13 – 1971.07.24)

Bishop of Cienfuegos–Santa Clara (Cuba) (1971.07.24 – 1995.04.01)

Bishop of Santa Clara (Cuba) (1995.04.01 – 1999.01.09)

Former Prelates


as of 2018.11.07

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