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Vicariate Apostolic of Goajira

Vicariatus Apostolicus Goajirensis

Territory Lost

To: Vicariate Apostolic of Riohacha and Vicariate Apostolic of Valledupar

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Past Ordinaries

Historical Summary

17 January 1905ErectedDiocese of Santa Marta Vicariate Apostolic of Goajira (erected)
4 December 1952Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Goajira Vicariate Apostolic of Riohacha (erected)
Vicariate Apostolic of Valledupar (erected)


YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource

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

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