Metropolitan Archdiocese of

Toluca

Mexico Mexico

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Continent: North America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Metropolitan Archdiocese Metr. Archdiocese

Name: Toluca / Tolucen(sis) (Latin)

Suffragan Sees: Atlacomulco, Cuernavaca, Tenancingo

Depends on: Dicastery for Bishops

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Celebrations

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History

Contact Info

Address: Portal Reforma Nte. #104, 50000 - Toluca, Mex., Mexico

Phone: (722) 2-15-25-35

Present Prelates

Metropolitan Archbishop (2022.03.19 ‚Äď ...):Archbishop Ra√ļl G√≥mez Gonz√°lez (70)Archbishop Ra√ļl G√≥mez Gonz√°lez (70)
Auxiliary Bishop (2017.10.28 ‚Äď ...):Bishop Maximino Mart√≠nez Miranda (72)Bishop Maximino Mart√≠nez Miranda (72)

Titular Bishop of Lugura

Ordinaries

Metropolitan Archbishops of Toluca (Roman Rite)

Archbishop Ra√ļl G√≥mez Gonz√°lez (70)Archbishop Ra√ļl G√≥mez Gonz√°lez (70)
(2022.03.19 ‚Äď ...)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Toluca (Mexico)

In nomine Domini

Born:1954.02.17 (Capilla de Guadalupe, JAL, Mexico)
Ordained Priest:1983.04.23
Consecrated Bishop:2010.01.25

Priest of San Juan de los Lagos (Mexico) (1983.04.23 ‚Äď 2009.11.26)

Bishop of Tenancingo (Mexico) (2009.11.26 ‚Äď 2022.03.19)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Toluca (Mexico) (2022.03.19 ‚Äď ...)

Archbishop Francisco Javier Chavolla Ramos (77)Archbishop Francisco Javier Chavolla Ramos (77)
(2019.09.28 ‚Äď 2022.03.19)

Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Toluca (Mexico)

In caritate Dei et patientia Christi

Born:1946.06.03 (Autl√°n de la Grana, Mexico)
Ordained Priest:1972.12.10
Consecrated Bishop:1991.07.16

Priest of Tijuana (Mexico) (1972.12.10 ‚Äď 1991.06.01)

Bishop of Matamoros (Mexico) (1991.06.01 ‚Äď 2003.12.27)

Bishop of Toluca (Mexico) (2003.12.27 ‚Äď 2019.09.28)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Toluca (Mexico) (2019.09.28 ‚Äď 2022.03.19)

Bishops of Toluca (Roman Rite)

Archbishop Francisco Javier Chavolla Ramos (77)Bishop Francisco Javier Chavolla Ramos (77) (later Archbishop)
(2003.12.27 ‚Äď 2019.09.28)

(see above)

Cardinal José Francisco Robles Ortega (75)Bishop José Francisco Robles Ortega (75) (later Cardinal)
(1996.06.15 ‚Äď 2003.01.25)

Cardinal-Priest of S. Maria della Presentazione
Metropolitan Archbishop of Guadalajara (Mexico)

In simplicitate fidei

Born:1949.03.02 (Mascota, Mexico)
Ordained Priest:1976.07.20
Consecrated Bishop:1991.06.05
Created Cardinal:2007.11.24

Priest of Autl√°n (Mexico) (1976.07.20 ‚Äď 1991.04.30)

Titular Bishop of Bossa (1991.04.30 ‚Äď 1996.06.15)

Auxiliary Bishop of Toluca (Mexico) (1991.04.30 ‚Äď 1996.06.15)

Bishop of Toluca (Mexico) (1996.06.15 ‚Äď 2003.01.25)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Monterrey (Mexico) (2003.01.25 ‚Äď 2011.12.07)

Cardinal-Priest of S. Maria della Presentazione (2007.11.24 [2008.10.25] ‚Äď ...)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Guadalajara (Mexico) (2011.12.07 ‚Äď ...)

President of Conferencia del Episcopado Mexicano (C.E.M.) (2012.11.14 ‚Äď 2018.11.13)

Apostolic Administrator of Colima (Mexico) (2021.12.23 ‚Äď 2023.05.13)

Bishop Alfredo Torres Romero
(1980.07.26 ‚Äď 1995.10.15)

Born:1922.08.08 (Mexico)
Ordained Priest:1945.08.15
Consecrated Bishop:1968.02.25
Died:1995.10.15 († 73)

Auxiliary Bishop of M√©xico (Mexico) (1967.12.30 ‚Äď 1975.01.04)

Titular Bishop of Vegesela in Byzacena (1967.12.30 ‚Äď 1980.07.26)

Coadjutor Bishop of Aguascalientes (Mexico) (1975.01.04 ‚Äď 1976)

Bishop of Toluca (Mexico) (1980.07.26 ‚Äď 1995.10.15)

Bishop Arturo Vélez Martínez
(1951.02.08 ‚Äď 1979.09.21)

Born:1904.09.10 (Mexico)
Ordained Priest:1934.06.29
Consecrated Bishop:1951.04.11
Died:1989.08.22 († 84)

Bishop of Toluca (Mexico) (1951.02.08 ‚Äď 1979.09.21)

Former Prelates

Special Churches

Churches by City (185)

Ciudad Altamirano (‚Üô), Tac√°mbaro (‚Üź), Morelia (‚ÜĖ), Atlacomulco (‚ÜĎ), Tlalnepantla (‚Üó), M√©xico (‚Üí), Cuernavaca (‚Üė), Tenancingo (‚Üď)

Statistics (2021.12.31)

Area: 4,815 km²

Population: 3,377,000 Catholics (88.9% of 3,799,000 total)

Pastoral Centres: 147 parishes

Personnel: 251 priests (233 diocesan, 18 religious), 194 religious (37 brothers, 157 sisters), 50 seminarians

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Pastoral Centres

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Last updated on 2024.04.14

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