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Diocese of Cuernavaca

Dioecesis Cuernavacensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Ramón Castro Castro, Bishop
  • Florencio Olvera Ochoa, Bishop Emeritus

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 23 June 1891
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of México
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • State: Morelos
  • Country: México
  • Square Kilometers: 4,941 (1,908 Square Miles)
  • Conference Region: Metro-Circundante
  • Official Web Site: http://www.diocesisdecuernavaca.org.mx/
  • Mailing Address: Calles Hidalgo N. 17, Anexo Catedral, Col. Centro, 62000 Cuernavaca, Mor., México
  • Telephone: (777)318-45-90
  • Fax: 318-63-18

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
23 June 1891ErectedArchdiocese of México Diocese of Cuernavaca (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1949210,000220,00095.5%426484,375514025ap1951
1966412,000436,00094.5%92241163,5512524740ap1967
1967414,000438,00094.5%97161133,6631725340ap1971
1976620,000641,00096.7%97221195,2103428156ap1977
1980620,000641,00096.7%97221195,2103428156ap1981
19901,550,0001,762,00088.0%884813611,3976326378ap1991
19991,742,2301,980,97187.9%126531799,7331712199ap2000
20001,829,3412,080,01987.9%1295318210,05115340399ap2001
20011,829,3412,080,01987.9%1255317810,277187383116ap2002
20021,829,3412,080,01987.9%1285318110,10654139430115ap2003
20031,829,3412,080,01987.9%126601869,83562118521114ap2004
20041,829,3412,080,01987.9%133601939,478267543114ap2005
20061,854,0002,144,00086.5%131621939,6062115457109ap2007

Note: Any changes in boundaries over time are not indicated in the above table.


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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