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Diocese of

San Pedro Sula

Honduras Honduras

Continent: Central America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 3,923 km²

Population: 1,008,338 Catholics (57.0% of 1,768,338 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Tegucigalpa

Neighbouring Dioceses: Santa Rosa de Copán (↙), Izabal (↖), La Ceiba (↗), Yoro (↘), Comayagua (↘)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Statistics: 34 parishes, 78 priests (49 diocesan, 29 religious), 199 lay religious (37 brothers, 162 sisters), 26 seminarians (2015)

History

Papal Visits


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (1994.11.11 – ...):Bishop Angel Garachana Pérez, C.M.F. (72)Bishop Angel Garachana Pérez, C.M.F. (72)

President of Episcopal Conference of Honduras

Ordinaries

Bishops of San Pedro Sula (Roman Rite)

Bishop Angel Garachana Pérez, C.M.F. (72)Bishop Angel Garachana Pérez, C.M.F. (72)Permalink
(1994.11.11 – ...)

Bishop of San Pedro Sula (Honduras)
President of Episcopal Conference of Honduras

Born:1944.09.03 (Spain)
Ordained Priest:1972.03.19
Consecrated Bishop:1995.02.03

Bishop of San Pedro Sula (Honduras) (1994.11.11 – ...)

Secretary General of Episcopal Secretariat of Central America and Panama (1997 – 2001)

Vice-President of Episcopal Conference of Honduras (2007? – 2016.06.13)

President of Episcopal Conference of Honduras (2016.06.13 – ...)

Twitter FeedCardinal Óscar Andrés Rodríguez Maradiaga, S.D.B. (74)Archbishop Óscar Andrés Rodríguez Maradiaga, S.D.B. (74) (later Cardinal)Permalink
(Apostolic Administrator 1993 – 1994.11.11)

Bishop Jaime Brufau Maciá, C.M.Permalink
(1966.03.15 – 1993.09.15)

Born:1922.01.20 (Spain)
Ordained Priest:1948.01.25
Consecrated Bishop:1966.06.29
Died:1996.08.17 († 74)

Bishop of San Pedro Sula (Honduras) (1966.03.15 – 1993.09.15)

Bishop José García Villas, C.M.Permalink
(1963.07.06 – 1965.08.10)

Born:1910.01.30 (Spain)
Ordained Priest:1933.03.11
Consecrated Bishop:1963.10.20
Died:1965.08.10 († 55)

Bishop of San Pedro Sula (Honduras) (1963.07.06 – 1965.08.10)

Vicars Apostolic of San Pedro Sula (Roman Rite)

Bishop Antonio Capdevilla Ferrando, C.M.Permalink
(1953.03.24 – 1962.08.12)

Born:1900.12.02 (Spain)
Ordained Priest:1924.04.05
Consecrated Bishop:1953.07.19
Died:1962.08.12 († 61)

Titular Bishop of Zoara (1953.03.24 – 1962.08.12)

Vicar Apostolic of San Pedro Sula (Honduras) (1953.03.24 – 1962.08.12)

Bishop Juan Sastre y Riutort, C.M.Permalink
(1924.04.15 – 1949.03.23)

Born:1883.05.03 (Spain)
Ordained Priest:1907.12.18
Consecrated Bishop:1924.08.10
Died:1949.03.23 († 65)

Titular Bishop of Germaniciana (1924.04.15 – 1949.03.23)

Vicar Apostolic of San Pedro Sula (Honduras) (1924.04.15 – 1949.03.23)

Fr. Giovanni Sastre y Riutort, C.M.Permalink
(Apostolic Administrator 1923 – 1924)

Former Prelates


as of 2017.08.17

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