Roman Catholic Diocese of Huánuco

Diocese of Huánuco

Dioecesis Huanucensis
Huánuco Cathedral.jpg
Cathedral in Huánuco
Location
Country Peru
Ecclesiastical provinceHuancayo
Statistics
Area44,000 km2 (17,000 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics (including non-members)
(as of 2004)
822,804
740,523 (90.0%)
Information
RiteLatin Rite
CathedralCatedral del Señor de Burgos
Current leadership
PopeFrancis
BishopNeri Menor Vargas, O.F.M.
Bishops emeritusJaime Rodríguez Salazar, M.C.C.I.

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Huánuco is situated in Peru, is a diocese located in the city of Huánuco in the Ecclesiastical province of Huancayo.[1]

History

Leadership

  • Bishops of Huánuco (Roman rite), in reverse chronological order
    • Bishop Neri Menor Vargas, O.F.M. (2016.05.12 - )
    • Bishop Jaime Rodríguez Salazar, M.C.C.I. (2004.12.16 – 2016.05.12)
    • Bishop Ermanno Artale Ciancio, S.D.B. (1994.06.21 – 2003.09.17)
    • Bishop Antonio Kühner y Kühner, M.C.C.I. (1980.07.24 – 1991.01.22)
    • Bishop Ignacio Arbulú Pineda (1959.02.06 – 1979.04.06)
    • Bishop Teodosio Moreno Quintana (1947.06.27 – 1956.12.17), appointed Bishop of Huaraz
    • Bishop Francisco Rubén Berroa y Bernedo (1922.08.12 – 1946.11.24), appointed Bishop of Ica
    • Bishop Pedro Pablo Drinot y Piérola, SS.CC. (1904.06.08 – 1920.10.21)
    • Bishop Alfonso Maria de la Cruz Sardinas, O.F.M. (1890.08.10 – 1902.06)
    • Bishop Manuel Teodoro del Valle (1865.03.27 – 1872.08.29), appointed Archbishop of Lima

See also

References

  1. ^ Huánuco - Catholic Encyclopedia article
  • GCatholic.org
  • Catholic Hierarchy

Coordinates: 9°55′44″S 76°14′23″W / 9.9289°S 76.2396°W / -9.9289; -76.2396


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