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Diocese of Orizaba

Dioecesis Orizabensis



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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 15 April 2000
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Jalapa (Xalapa)
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • State: Veracruz
  • Country: México
  • Square Kilometers: 2,012 (777 Square Miles)
  • Conference Region: Golfo
  • Mailing Address: Sur 9 N. 142 entre Oriente 2 y 4, 94300 Orizaba, Ver., Mexico
  • Telephone: (272)724-48-75
  • Fax: 724-17-33

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
15 April 2000ErectedArchdiocese of Jalapa (Xalapa) Diocese of Orizaba (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
2000490,000555,30288.2%497568,750718535ap2001
2001490,000555,30288.2%497568,750718535ap2002
2002490,000555,30288.2%497568,750718535ap2003
2003498,648551,01090.5%5713707,1232016840ap2004
2012584,000657,00088.9%7613896,5611812343ap2013

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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