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Diocese of Soacha

Dioecesis Soachaensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Daniel Caro Borda, Bishop

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 6 August 2003
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Bogotá
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Colombia
  • Square Kilometers: 425 (164 Square Miles)
  • Description: Soacha, Bosa, Sibaté e parte di Ciudad Bolivar
  • Mailing Address: Calle 5, N. 9-48, Leon XIII, Soacha, Colombia
  • Telephone: (1)719.10.87

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
6 August 2003ErectedArchdiocese of Bogotá Diocese of Soacha (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
2003902,0001,053,09685.7%3934221,476131428ap2004
2004765,000900,00085.0%3854317,79022012831ap2005

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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