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Diocese of Magangué

Dioecesis Maganguensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Vacant
  • Jorge Leonardo Gómez Serna, O.P., Bishop Emeritus
  • Eloy Tato Losada, I.E.M.E., Bishop Emeritus

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 25 April 1969
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Cartagena
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Colombia
  • Square Kilometers: 20,165 (7,788 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: Calle 14 N. 3-28, Apartado Aereo 94, Magangue, Bolivar, Colombia
  • Telephone: (952)877.686
  • Fax: 878.277

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
25 April 1969ErectedArchdiocese of Cartagena Diocese of Magangué (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1970290,000300,00096.7%1323368,055267920ap1971
1976360,000371,00097.0%1372018,00079122ap1977
1980417,900430,20097.1%1572218,99589222ap1981
1990460,000485,00094.8%18123015,333158323ap1991
1999460,000500,00092.0%2963513,14295825ap2000
2000460,000500,00092.0%2843214,37585625ap2001
2001460,000500,00092.0%3033313,93935528ap2002
2002466,000507,00091.9%333314,1214526ap2003
2003471,000512,00092.0%353513,4574329ap2004
2004600,000750,00080.0%333318,1814632ap2005

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


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Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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