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Diocese of

San Felipe

Venezuela Venezuela

Continent: South America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 7,100 km²

Population: 520,031 Catholics (85.8% of 606,196 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Barquisimeto

Neighbouring Dioceses: Barquisimeto (←), Coro (↖), Puerto Cabello (→), San Carlos de Venezuela (↘)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Statistics: 33 parishes, 34 priests (diocesan), 5 deacons, 59 lay religious (1 brother, 58 sisters), 10 seminarians (2015)

Address: Octava Avenida cruce con Avenida Caracas, Apartado 13, San Felipe, Estado Yaracuy, Venezuela

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2016.03.11 – ...):Bishop Víctor Hugo Basabe (56)Bishop Víctor Hugo Basabe (56)

Ordinaries

Bishops of San Felipe (Roman Rite)

Bishop Víctor Hugo Basabe (56)Bishop Víctor Hugo Basabe (56)Permalink
(2016.03.11 – ...)

Bishop of San Felipe (Venezuela)

Born:1961.12.17 (Venezuela)
Ordained Priest:2000.08.19
Consecrated Bishop:2016.05.21

Secretary General of Episcopal Conference of Venezuela (2015 – 2018.01.09)

Bishop of San Felipe (Venezuela) (2016.03.11 – ...)

Bishop Nelson Antonio Martínez Rust (74)Bishop Nelson Antonio Martínez Rust (74)Permalink
(1992.02.29 – 2016.03.11)

Bishop emeritus of San Felipe (Venezuela)

Born:1944.06.10 (Venezuela)
Ordained Priest:1968.12.15
Consecrated Bishop:1982.03.25

Titular Bishop of Bararus (1982.01.08 – 1992.02.29)

Auxiliary Bishop of Valencia (Venezuela) (1982.01.08 – 1992.02.29)

Bishop of San Felipe (Venezuela) (1992.02.29 – 2016.03.11)

Bishop Tomás Enrique Márquez GómezPermalink
(1966.11.30 – 1992.02.29)

Born:1915.07.15 (Venezuela)
Ordained Priest:1940.07.14
Consecrated Bishop:1963.08.25
Died:2004.12.11 († 89)

Titular Bishop of Thapsus (1963.06.25 – 1966.11.30)

Auxiliary Bishop of Ciudad Bolívar (Venezuela) (1963.06.25 – 1966.11.30)

Bishop of San Felipe (Venezuela) (1966.11.30 – 1992.02.29)


as of 2018.08.28

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