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Diocese of Montenegro

Dioecesis Nigromontana



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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 2 July 2008
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Porto Alegre
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • State: Rio Grande do Sul
  • Country: Brazil
  • Square Kilometers: 4,385 (1,693 Square Miles)
  • Official Web Site: http://www.diocesemontenegro.com.br/
  • Mailing Address: Rua Assis Brasil 1167, 95780-000 Montenegro, RS, Brasil
  • Telephone: (051)3632-3320
  • Fax: (same)

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
2 July 2008ErectedArchdiocese of Porto Alegre Diocese of Montenegro (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
2010283,119340,00083.3%3810485,89852012230ap2011
2012292,000351,00083.2%4215575,12243011530ap2013
2013294,000354,00083.1%4015555,34543011530ap2014

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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