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Diocese of São Luís de Montes Belos

Dioecesis Sancti Aloisii de Montes Belos



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Bishop(s)

  • Carmelo Scampa, Bishop

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Elevated: 4 August 1981
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Goiânia
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • State: Goias
  • Country: Brazil
  • Square Kilometers: 42,671 (16,481 Square Miles)
  • Conference Region: Centro-Oeste
  • Mailing Address: C.P. 2, Praca da Republica, 76100-000 Sao Luis de Montes Belos, GO, Brazil
  • Telephone: (062) 671-1690
  • Fax: 671-1538

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Territorial Prelature of São Luís de Montes Belos
25 November 1961ErectedArchdiocese of Goiânia
Diocese of Goiás
Diocese of Jataí
Territorial Prelature of São Luís de Montes Belos (erected)
Diocese of São Luís de Montes Belos
4 August 1981ElevatedTerritorial Prelature of São Luís de Montes Belos Diocese of São Luís de Montes Belos

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
Territorial Prelature of São Luís de Montes Belos
1966170,000232,41473.1%216189,44486ap1967
1968185,544202,55991.6%219218,835191711ap1971
1976264,000305,00086.6%3111418,8571122314ap1977
1980262,000315,00083.2%7142112,476143118ap1981
Diocese of São Luís de Montes Belos
1990312,000398,00078.4%8182612,0003184920ap1991
1999223,000294,00075.9%9112011,1502116637ap2000
2000239,940299,92580.0%12112310,4322115837ap2001
2001199,434265,91375.0%7101711,7314105837ap2002
2002219,000293,01674.7%1292110,4286105537ap2003
2003191,746286,19867.0%1211238,3364125537ap2004
2004207,283294,00870.5%8101811,5156115337ap2005

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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