Catholic-Hierarchy DC

Diocese of Sete Lagoas

Dioecesis Septemlacunensis



Show: All | General Information | Ordinaries | Historical Summary | Statistics | Affiliated Bishops, Living | Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

Bishop(s)

  • Guilherme Porto, Bishop

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 16 July 1955
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Belo Horizonte
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • State: Minas Gerais
  • Country: Brazil
  • Square Kilometers: 12,152 (4,693 Square Miles)
  • Conference Region: Leste II
  • Mailing Address: Curia Diocesana, Rua Major Campos 154, 35700-011 Sete Lagoas, MG, Brazil
  • Telephone: (031)3773-2270
  • Fax: (same)

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
16 July 1955ErectedArchdiocese of Belo Horizonte
Archdiocese of Diamantina
Diocese of Sete Lagoas (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1965170,000170,50099.7%207276,29673922ap1967
1976265,835276,57396.1%1613299,166184924ap1977
1980234,400245,70095.4%918278,681214525ap1981
1990281,000291,00096.6%1716338,5152177230ap1991
1999156,573374,05941.9%279364,3492109730ap2000
2000307,680384,60080.0%248329,615297636ap2001
2001364,804384,00495.0%3010409,1202188138ap2002
2002304,286387,13478.6%3110417,4212117538ap2003
2003310,371394,87678.6%319407,7592106638ap2004
2004316,570402,77078.6%309398,1172106638ap2005
2010354,017454,31477.9%417487,375294740ap2011

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

============

Home | Countries | Religious Orders | Popes | Holy See | Roman Curia | Cardinals by Rank
Bishops: All | Living | Deceased | Youngest | Oldest | Cardinal Electors
Dioceses: All | Current | Titular | Vacant | Structured View
Events: Recent | by Date | by Year | Necrology
Conclaves | Consistories | Councils

============

About Catholic-Hierarchy
Terminology/Site Help
[ Comments/Corrections ] Copyright David M. Cheney, 1996-2013
code: v2.8.9, 26 Feb 2013; data: 13 Jun 2013