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Diocese of Merlo-Moreno

Dioecesis Merlensis-Morenensis



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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 13 May 1997
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Buenos Aires
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Argentina
  • Square Kilometers: 301 (116 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: Rivadavia 694, 1744 Moreno [Buenos Aires], Argentina
  • Telephone: (0237) 462-3731
  • Fax: 462-9880

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
13 May 1997ErectedDiocese of Morón Diocese of Merlo-Moreno (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1999501,000835,00060.0%3023539,45277917034ap2000
2000501,000835,00060.0%3021519,823146615835ap2001
2001702,400878,00080.0%32255712,322107015535ap2002
2002700,328850,41082.4%34225612,505136115635ap2003
2003700,328850,41082.4%36306610,611137914235ap2004
2004701,737850,59182.5%36266211,318206316535ap2005

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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