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Diocese of La Ceiba

Dioecesis Ceibensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Michael Lenihan, O.F.M., Bishop

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 30 December 2011
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Tegucigalpa
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Honduras
  • Square Kilometers: 4,640 (1,792 Square Miles)
  • Description: Civil Departments: AtlÓntida e Islas de la Bahia
  • Mailing Address: Catedral San Isidro, Avenida San Isidro, Calle 9, Apartado 51, La Ceiba, Atlantida, Honduras
  • Telephone: 2440-1732
  • Fax: (same)

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
30 December 2011ErectedDiocese of San Pedro Sula Diocese of La Ceiba (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
2011398,800547,70972.8%7152218,12743811bul30dec2011
2012398,800547,70972.8%8132118,990173811ap2013

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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