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Diocese of Saginaw

Dioecesis Saginavensis



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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 26 February 1938
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Detroit
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • State: Michigan
  • Country: United States of America
  • Square Kilometers: 18,006 (6,955 Square Miles)
  • Conference Region: VI (OH, MI)
  • Catholic Directory Abbreviation: SAG
  • Official Web Site: http://www.saginaw.org/
  • Mailing Address: 5800 Weiss Street, Saginaw, MI 48603
  • Telephone: (989)799-7910
  • Fax: 797-6670

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
26 February 1938ErectedArchdiocese of Detroit
Diocese of Grand Rapids
Diocese of Saginaw (erected)
19 December 1970Territory LostDiocese of Grand Rapids
Diocese of Saginaw
Diocese of Gaylord (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1950112,867443,90025.4%130161467731639590ap1951
1966163,200602,11327.1%1652519085829506136ap1967
1968177,774598,69129.7%1603019093533475116ap1971
1976176,746706,87125.0%140281681,052832303118ap1977
1980170,232679,00025.1%108281361,2511832278115ap1981
1990157,770754,05020.9%12461301,213197167114ap1991
1999139,876685,53220.4%114141281,09216139110ap2000
2000142,505684,53220.8%105141191,1971514137111ap2001
2001142,505685,53220.8%102151171,2171515126108ap2002
2002139,664724,14219.3%101121131,2351412124108ap2003
2003139,824724,14219.3%101131141,2261414124108ap2004
2004139,937724,14219.3%101121131,2381412124102ap2005
2010146,200764,00019.1%927991,47614794106ap2011

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


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Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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