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Diocese of

Carúpano

Venezuela Venezuela

Continent: South America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese Diocese

Name: Carúpano / Carupæn(sis) (Latin)

Ecclesiastical Province: Cumaná

Depends on: Dicastery for Bishops

Special Churches

Cumaná (←), Saint George’s in Grenada (↗), Port of Spain (→), Maturín (↓)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2010.04.10 – ...):Bishop Jaime José Villarroel Rodríguez (60)Bishop Jaime José Villarroel Rodríguez (60)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Carúpano (Roman Rite)

Bishop Jaime José Villarroel Rodríguez (60)Bishop Jaime José Villarroel Rodríguez (60)Permalink
(2010.04.10 – ...)

Bishop of Carúpano (Venezuela)

Born:1962.05.17 (Porlamar, Venezuela)
Ordained Priest:1993.07.30
Consecrated Bishop:2010.06.26

Bishop of Carúpano (Venezuela) (2010.04.10 – ...)

Bishop Enrique Pérez Lavado (71)Bishop Enrique Pérez Lavado (71)Permalink
(Apostolic Administrator 2009 – 2010.04.10)

Archbishop Manuel Felipe Díaz Sánchez (67)Bishop Manuel Felipe Díaz Sánchez (67) (later Archbishop)Permalink
(2000.04.04 – 2008.12.10)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Calabozo (Venezuela)

Ego elegi vos

Born:1955.05.05 (Araure, Venezuela)
Ordained Priest:1979.07.14
Consecrated Bishop:1997.05.24

Titular Bishop of Sitifis (1997.02.27 – 2000.04.04)

Auxiliary Bishop of Cumaná (Venezuela) (1997.02.27 – 2000.04.04)

Bishop of Carúpano (Venezuela) (2000.04.04 – 2008.12.10)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Calabozo (Venezuela) (2008.12.10 – ...)

Contact Info

Address: Calle Santos Aníbal Dominici, No. 8. Sector Santa Rosa, Código Postal 6124, Carúpano, Estado Sucre, Venezuela

Statistics

Area: 5,818 km²

Population: 536,560 Catholics (98.8% of 543,000 total) (2020)

Statistics: 24 parishes, 4 missions, 27 priests (diocesan), 4 lay religious (4 sisters), 24 seminarians (2020)

Celebrations

Patron Saint: Nuestra Señora del Pilar (October 12)

Cathedral Dedication Anniversary: August 30

History

Last updated on 2022.09.23

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