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Diocese of

Floriano

Brazil Brazil

Continent: South America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese Diocese

Area: 48,559 km²

Population: 164,440 Catholics (79.8% of 206,110 total) (2019)

Statistics: 29 parishes, 28 priests (19 diocesan, 9 religious), 31 lay religious (9 brothers, 22 sisters), 7 seminarians (2019)

Ecclesiastical Province: Teresina

Neighbouring Dioceses: Bom Jesus do Gurguéia (↙), Balsas (←), Caxias do Maranhão (↑), Oeiras (→), São Raimundo Nonato (↘)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

History


Special Churches

Bom Jesus do Gurguéia (↙), Balsas (←), Caxias do Maranhão (↑), Oeiras (→), São Raimundo Nonato (↘)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2017.03.29 – ...):Bishop Edivalter Andrade (60)Bishop Edivalter Andrade (60)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Floriano (Roman Rite)

Bishop Edivalter Andrade (60)Bishop Edivalter Andrade (60)Permalink
(2017.03.29 – ...)

Bishop of Floriano (Brazil)

Born:1962.04.17 (Barra de São Francisco, Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1989.10.08
Consecrated Bishop:2017.06.10

Bishop of Floriano (Brazil) (2017.03.29 – ...)

Bishop Valdemir Ferreira dos Santos (61)Bishop Valdemir Ferreira dos Santos (61)Permalink
(2010.03.17 – 2016.05.04)

Bishop of Penedo (Brazil)

Pasce oves meas

Born:1960.06.30 (Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1987.09.06
Consecrated Bishop:2010.05.30

Bishop of Floriano (Brazil) (2010.03.17 – 2016.05.04)

Bishop of Amargosa (Brazil) (2016.05.04 – 2021.08.18)

Bishop of Penedo (Brazil) (2021.08.18 – ...)

Bishop Augusto Alves da Rocha (88)Bishop Augusto Alves da Rocha (88)Permalink
(2008.02.27 – 2010.03.17)

Bishop emeritus of Floriano (Brazil)

In fide fundati

Born:1933.07.17 (Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1960.02.21
Consecrated Bishop:1975.08.23

Bishop of Picos (Brazil) (1975.05.23 – 2001.10.24)

Bishop of Oeiras–Floriano (Brazil) (2001.10.24 – 2008.02.27)

Bishop of Floriano (Brazil) (2008.02.27 – 2010.03.17)


as of 2022.05.10

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