GCatholic.org


Map

Diocese of

Merlo–Moreno

Argentina Argentina

Continent: South America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 301 km²

Population: 926,430 Catholics (80.0% of 1,158,000 total) (2018)

Statistics: 40 parishes, 150 missions, 70 priests (41 diocesan, 29 religious), 37 deacons, 182 lay religious (76 brothers, 106 sisters), 6 seminarians (2018)

Ecclesiastical Province: Mercedes–Luján

Neighbouring Dioceses: Mercedes–Luján (←), Zárate–Campana (↑), San Miguel (↗), Morón (→), Gregorio de Laferrere (↘)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Patron Saint: Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe (December 12)

Address: Bernardino Rivadavia 694, B1744BUN, Moreno, Argentina

Phone: (0237) 4623731

History


Special Churches

Mercedes–Luján (←), Zárate–Campana (↑), San Miguel (↗), Morón (→), Gregorio de Laferrere (↘)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2013.05.06 – ...):Bishop Fernando Carlos Maletti (72)Bishop Fernando Carlos Maletti (72)
Auxiliary Bishop (2016.09.19 – ...):Bishop Oscar Eduardo Miñarro (61)Bishop Oscar Eduardo Miñarro (61)

Titular Bishop of Anzio

Ordinaries

Bishops of Merlo–Moreno (Roman Rite)

Bishop Fernando Carlos Maletti (72)Bishop Fernando Carlos Maletti (72)Permalink
(2013.05.06 – ...)

Bishop of Merlo–Moreno (Argentina)

Consuelen a mi pueblo

Born:1949.03.17 (Argentina)
Ordained Priest:1973.11.24
Consecrated Bishop:2001.09.18

Bishop of San Carlos de Bariloche (Argentina) (2001.07.20 – 2013.05.06)

Bishop of Merlo–Moreno (Argentina) (2013.05.06 – ...)

Bishop Alcides Jorge Pedro Casaretto (84)Bishop Alcides Jorge Pedro Casaretto (84)Permalink
(Apostolic Administrator 2012.06.26 – 2013.05.06)

Bishop Fernando María Bargalló (66)Bishop Fernando María Bargalló (66)Permalink
(1997.05.13 – 2012.06.26)

Bishop emeritus of Merlo–Moreno (Argentina)

Born:1954.12.18 (Argentina)
Ordained Priest:1978.08.15
Consecrated Bishop:1994.05.31

Titular Bishop of Hirina (1994.04.27 – 1997.05.13)

Auxiliary Bishop of Morón (Argentina) (1994.04.27 – 1997.05.13)

Bishop of Merlo–Moreno (Argentina) (1997.05.13 – 2012.06.26)


as of 2021.09.23

© 2021 GCatholic.org

Up