GCatholic.org


Map

Diocese of

Montenegro

Brazil Brazil

Continent: South America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 4,397 km²

Population: 316,200 Catholics (79.9% of 395,715 total) (2018)

Statistics: 30 parishes, 51 priests (48 diocesan, 3 religious), 4 deacons, 70 lay religious (10 brothers, 60 sisters), 18 seminarians (2018)

Ecclesiastical Province: Porto Alegre

Neighbouring Dioceses: Santa Cruz do Sul (←), Caxias do Sul (↗), Novo Hamburgo (→), Porto Alegre (↘)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Websites: LinkTwitter Feed

History


Special Churches

All Churches (31)

Santa Cruz do Sul (←), Caxias do Sul (↗), Novo Hamburgo (→), Porto Alegre (↘)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2017.10.18 – ...):Bishop Carlos Rômulo Gonçalves e Silva (52)Bishop Carlos Rômulo Gonçalves e Silva (52)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Montenegro (Roman Rite)

Bishop Carlos Rômulo Gonçalves e Silva (52)Bishop Carlos Rômulo Gonçalves e Silva (52)Permalink
(2017.10.18 – ...)

Bishop of Montenegro (Brazil)

Born:1969.01.24 (Piratini, Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1994.12.08
Consecrated Bishop:2017.06.04

Coadjutor Bishop of Montenegro (Brazil) (2017.03.22 – 2017.10.18)

Bishop of Montenegro (Brazil) (2017.10.18 – ...)

Bishop Paulo Antônio de Conto (78)Bishop Paulo Antônio de Conto (78)Permalink
(2008.07.02 – 2017.10.18)

Bishop emeritus of Montenegro (Brazil)

Mihi Vivere Christus

Born:1942.10.12 (Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1968.07.13
Consecrated Bishop:1991.09.15

Bishop of São Luíz de Cáceres (Brazil) (1991.07.24 – 1998.05.27)

Bishop of Criciúma (Brazil) (1998.05.27 – 2008.07.02)

Bishop of Montenegro (Brazil) (2008.07.02 – 2017.10.18)

Apostolic Administrator of Passo Fundo (Brazil) (2015.07.15 – 2015.12.02)

Apostolic Administrator of Nova Friburgo (Brazil) (2020.01.22 – 2020.05.06)

Former Prelates


as of 2021.09.23

© 2021 GCatholic.org

Up