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Diocese of Mont-Laurier

Dioecesis Montis Laurei



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Bishop(s)

  • Paul Lortie, Bishop
  • Vital Massé, Bishop Emeritus

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 21 April 1913
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Gatineau
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Province: Québec
  • Country: Canada
  • Square Kilometers: 19,968 (7,712 Square Miles)
  • Conference Region: Quebec
  • Catholic Directory Abbreviation: ML
  • Official Web Site: http://www.diocese-mont-laurier.org/
  • Mailing Address: 435 Rue de la Madone, Mont-Laurier, Qué., J9L 1S1, Canada
  • Telephone: (819)623-5530
  • Fax: 623-9523

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
21 April 1913ErectedArchdiocese of Ottawa Diocese of Mont-Laurier (erected)
23 June 1951Territory LostDiocese of Mont-Laurier
Archdiocese of Montréal
Archdiocese of Ottawa
Diocese of Saint-Jérôme (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
194956,78557,98597.9%1014915037818137052ap1951
196665,89767,11698.2%102421444575440556ap1967
197068,11069,68297.7%94471414839436755ap1971
197665,83568,10896.7%715212353510626862ap1977
198067,12570,10095.8%634410762710324262ap1981
199075,00077,20097.2%5338918247517559ap1991
199977,86086,51190.0%3825631,2354611059ap2000
200077,98086,96989.7%3620561,392349659ap2001
200177,98086,96989.7%3619551,417316959ap2002
200282,07492,21889.0%3713501,641266559ap2003
200382,07492,21889.0%3113441,865256554ap2004
200482,07492,21889.0%327392,104156651ap2005

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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