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Diocese of Nuevo Laredo

Dioecesis Novolaredensis



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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 6 November 1989
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Monterrey
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • State: Tamaulipas
  • Country: México
  • Square Kilometers: 19,378 (7,484 Square Miles)
  • Conference Region: Noreste
  • Mailing Address: Saltillo 206, Col. México, 88280 Nuevo Laredo, Tamps., México
  • Telephone: (87)15-29-28
  • Fax: 15-57-99

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
6 November 1989ErectedDiocese of Matamoros
Archdiocese of Monterrey
Diocese of Nuevo Laredo (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1990794,000810,00098.0%2473125,6126525ap1991
1999791,800979,50080.8%43135614,1391179332ap2000
2000792,000979,50080.9%41125314,9431179632ap2001
2001787,000980,00080.3%39155414,5741209632ap2002
2002791,000979,60080.7%38175514,3811199434ap2003
2003791,000979,60080.7%39175614,1252511534ap2004
2004791,000976,60081.0%42206212,758289034ap2005

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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