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Diocese of

Matehuala

Mexico Mexico

Continent: North America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese Diocese

Area: 26,912 km²

Population: 246,870 Catholics (85.6% of 288,240 total) (2020)

Statistics: 17 parishes, 1 mission, 62 priests (30 diocesan, 32 religious), 67 lay religious (32 brothers, 35 sisters), 7 seminarians (2020)

Ecclesiastical Province: San Luis Potosí

Neighbouring Dioceses: Zacatecas (←), Linares (↗), Ciudad Victoria (→), Ciudad Valles (↘), San Luis Potosí (↓)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Address: Rayón # 200, Centro, 78700 - Matehuala, S.L.P., Mexico

Phone: (488) 8-82-35-05

History


Special Churches

Zacatecas (←), Linares (↗), Ciudad Victoria (→), Ciudad Valles (↘), San Luis Potosí (↓)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2018.03.03 – ...):Bishop Margarito Salazar Cárdenas (64)Bishop Margarito Salazar Cárdenas (64)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Matehuala (Roman Rite)

Bishop Margarito Salazar Cárdenas (64)Bishop Margarito Salazar Cárdenas (64)Permalink
(2018.03.03 – ...)

Bishop of Matehuala (Mexico)

Born:1958.02.22 (Matamoros, Mexico)
Ordained Priest:1989.06.12
Consecrated Bishop:2018.05.24

Bishop of Matehuala (Mexico) (2018.03.03 – ...)

Bishop Lucas Martínez LaraPermalink
(2006.10.05 – 2016.04.09)

In nomine Domini

Born:1943.03.13 (Mexico)
Ordained Priest:1968.10.27
Consecrated Bishop:2006.12.14
Died:2016.04.09 († 73)

Bishop of Matehuala (Mexico) (2006.10.05 – 2016.04.09)

Twitter FeedBishop Rodrigo Aguilar Martínez (70)Bishop Rodrigo Aguilar Martínez (70)Permalink
(1997.05.28 – 2006.01.28)

Bishop of San Cristóbal de las Casas (Mexico)

Servir y dar la vida

Born:1952.03.05 (Mexico)
Ordained Priest:1975.07.25
Consecrated Bishop:1997.07.31

Bishop of Matehuala (Mexico) (1997.05.28 – 2006.01.28)

Bishop of Tehuacán (Mexico) (2006.01.28 – 2017.11.03)

Bishop of San Cristóbal de las Casas (Mexico) (2017.11.03 – ...)


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