Roman Catholic Diocese of Chachapoyas

Diocese of Chachapoyas

Dioecesis Chachapoyasensis
Location
Country Peru
MetropolitanPiura
Statistics
Area21,659 km2 (8,363 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics (including non-members)
(as of 2006)
343,000
311,000 (90.7%)
Information
RiteLatin Rite
Current leadership
PopeFrancis
BishopHumberto Tapia Díaz
Map
Diócesis de Chachapollas.svg

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Chachapoyas (Latin: Chachapoyasen(sis)) is a diocese located in the city of Chachapoyas in the Ecclesiastical province of Piura in Peru.

History

Bishops

Ordinaries, in reverse chronological order

  • Bishops of Chachapoyas (Roman rite), below
    • Bishop Humberto Tapia Díaz (2022.03.09 – ...)
    • Bishop Emiliano Antonio Cisneros Martínez, O.A.R. (2002.03.27 – 2022.03.09)
    • Bishop José Ignacio Alemany Grau, C.SS.R. (1995.08.17 – 2000.05.18)
    • Bishop Ángel Francisco Simón Piorno (1991.05.18 – 1995.03.18), appointed Bishop of Cajamarca
    • Bishop Antonio de Hornedo Correa, S.J. (1977.07.09 – 1991.05.18)
    • Bishop Manuel Prado Perez-Rosas, S.J. (1970.09.07 – 1976.12.29), appointed Archbishop of Trujillo
    • Bishop José Germán Benavides Morriberón (1958.08.28 – 1968.11.30)
    • Bishop Ottavio Ortiz Arrieta, S.D.B. (1921.11.21 – 1958.03.01)
    • Bishop Emilio Francisco Lisson Chaves, C.M. (1909.03.16 – 1918.02.25), appointed Archbishop of Lima
    • Bishop José Santiago Irala, O.F.M. (1904.06.04 – 1909)
    • Bishop Francesco Solano del Rísco, O.F.M. (1865.03.27 – 1905)
    • Bishop Pedro Ruiz (1853–1863)
  • Bishops of Maynas (Roman rite), below
    • Bishop José María Amaga (1838–1849)
    • Bishop Hipólito Antonio Sánchez Rangel de Fayas, O.F.M. (1805.06.26 – 1824.09.28), appointed Apostolic Administrator of Cartagena (en España)

Auxiliary bishop

  • Otoniel Alcedo Culquicóndor, S.D.B. (1953-1958), appointed Bishop of Ayacucho o Huamanga (Guamanga)

See also

Sources

  • GCatholic.org
  • Catholic Hierarchy


Coordinates: 6°13′48″S 77°52′21″W / 6.2300°S 77.8726°W / -6.2300; -77.8726



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