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Diocese of La Dorada-Guaduas

Dioecesis Aureatensis-Guaduensis



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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 29 March 1984
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Manizales
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Colombia
  • Square Kilometers: 8,040 (3,105 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: Apartado 212, Carrera 3 N. 15-35, La Dorada [Caldas], Colombia
  • Telephone: (968) 857-3026

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
29 March 1984ErectedDiocese of Barrancabermeja
Diocese of Facatativá
Archdiocese of Manizales
Diocese of La Dorada-Guaduas (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1990372,000382,00097.4%435487,750159333ap1991
1999290,000340,00085.3%532555,27227239ap2000
2000290,000340,00085.3%552575,08726038ap2001
2001290,000340,00085.3%57575,0876041ap2002
2002290,000340,00085.3%62624,6776041ap2003
2003290,000340,00085.3%61614,7545542ap2004
2004294,000345,00085.2%66664,4545542ap2005

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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