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Diocese of Janaúba

Dioecesis Ianaubenus



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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 5 July 2000
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Montes Claros
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • State: Minas Gerais
  • Country: Brazil
  • Square Kilometers: 29,296 (11,315 Square Miles)
  • Conference Region: Leste II
  • Web Site: http://www.diocesedejanauba.cjb.net/
  • Mailing Address: Curia Diocesana, Praca Dr. Mauricio Azevedo 66, 39440-000 Janauba, MG, Brazil
  • Telephone: (038)3821-6851

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
5 July 2000ErectedDiocese of Januária
Diocese of Montes Claros
Diocese of Janaúba (erected)
25 April 2001Metropolitan ChangedDiocese of Janaúba (from Diamantina)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
2000320,000381,58583.9%131324,6151513ap2001
2001320,000381,58583.9%1511620,00012311ap2002
2002323,000385,00083.9%151521,5332311ap2003
2003305,211362,40084.2%161619,0752911ap2004
2004305,211362,40084.2%1611717,953212812ap2005
2006310,000369,00084.0%1912015,5002153411ap2007

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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