Diocese of

Araçatuba

Brazil Brazil

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Continent: South America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese Diocese

Name: Araçatuba / Arassatuben(sis) (Latin)

Ecclesiastical Province: Botucatu

Depends on: Dicastery for Bishops

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Celebrations

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History

Present Prelates

Bishop (2004.05.26 – ...):Bishop Sérgio Krzywy (71)Bishop Sérgio Krzywy (71)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Araçatuba (Roman Rite)

Bishop Sérgio Krzywy (71)Bishop Sérgio Krzywy (71)
(2004.05.26 – ...)

Bishop of Araçatuba (Brazil)

Ide, fazei discípulos meus

Born:1952.06.30 (Palmeira, PR, Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1983.12.28
Consecrated Bishop:2004.08.14

Priest of Assis (Brazil) (1983.12.28 – 2004.05.26)

Bishop of Araçatuba (Brazil) (2004.05.26 – ...)

Archbishop Maurício Grotto de Camargo (66)Bishop Maurício Grotto de Camargo (66) (later Archbishop)
(Apostolic Administrator 2003.09.17 – 2004.05.24)

Bishop José Carlos Castanho de Almeida
(1994.03.23 – 2003.09.17)

Scio Cui Credidi

Born:1930.06.14 (Guarei, SP, Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1953.12.08
Consecrated Bishop:1982.05.02
Died:2022.02.27 (Sorocaba, SP, Brazil † 91)

Titular Bishop of Urusi (1982.03.03 – 1987.09.05)

Auxiliary Bishop of Santos (Brazil) (1982.03.03 – 1987.09.05)

Bishop of Itumbiara (Brazil) (1987.09.05 – 1994.03.23)

Bishop of Araçatuba (Brazil) (1994.03.23 – 2003.09.17)

Special Churches

Churches by City (35)

Três Lagoas (←), Jales (↑), Votuporanga (↑), São José do Rio Preto (↗), Lins (→), Marília (↘)

Statistics (2022.12.31)

Area: 9,798 km²

Population: 438,772 Catholics (78.2% of 561,223 total)

Pastoral Centres: 33 parishes, 276 missions

Personnel: 50 priests (35 diocesan, 15 religious), 2 deacons, 34 religious (15 brothers, 19 sisters), 7 seminarians

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