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Territorial Prelature of Paranatinga

Territorialis Praelatura Paranatinguensis



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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Territorial Prelature
  • Erected: 23 December 1997
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Cuiabá
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • State: Mato Grosso
  • Country: Brazil
  • Square Kilometers: 74,638 (28,828 Square Miles)
  • Conference Region: Oeste 2
  • Mailing Address: Av. Bandeirantes 2167, C.P. 01, 78870-000 Paranatinga, MT, Brazil
  • Telephone: (065)573-1303

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
23 December 1997ErectedDiocese of Barra do Garças
Diocese of Rondonópolis
Diocese of Sinop
Territorial Prelature of Paranatinga (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
199956,50063,87388.5%1569,416595ap2000
200021,00064,00032.8%1563,500585ap2002
200253,20062,18085.6%1677,6001096ap2003

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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