Diocese of

Yoro

Honduras Honduras

Map

Continent: Central America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese Diocese

Name: Yoro / Yoren(sis) (Latin)

Ecclesiastical Province: San Pedro Sula

Depends on: Dicastery for Bishops

Celebrations

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History

Present Prelates

Bishop (2014.07.03 – ...):Bishop Héctor David García Osorio (57)Bishop Héctor David García Osorio (57)

President of Episcopal Secretariat of Central America and Panama

Ordinaries

Bishops of Yoro (Roman Rite)

Bishop Héctor David García Osorio (57)Bishop Héctor David García Osorio (57)
(2014.07.03 – ...)

Bishop of Yoro (Honduras)
President of Episcopal Secretariat of Central America and Panama

Aquí estoy señor

Born:1966.09.23 (Concepción de María, Honduras)
Ordained Priest:1997.11.08
Consecrated Bishop:2014.09.20

Priest of Choluteca (Honduras) (1997.11.08 – 2014.07.03)

Bishop of Yoro (Honduras) (2014.07.03 – ...)

General Secretary of Episcopal Conference of Honduras (2016.06.13 – 2019.06.06)

President of Episcopal Secretariat of Central America and Panama (2023.11.29 – ...)

Msgr. Francisco Martínez González
(Apostolic Administrator 2014.01.21 – 2014.07.03)

Bishop Jean-Louis Giasson, P.M.E.
(2005.09.19 – 2014.01.21)

Comunión y participación

Born:1939.12.07 (Islet-sur-Mer, QC, Canada)
Ordained Priest:1965.12.18
Consecrated Bishop:2002.12.12
Died:2014.02.12 († 74)

Bishop of Yoro (Honduras) (2005.09.19 – 2014.01.21)

Special Churches

San Pedro Sula (←), La Ceiba (↗), Trujillo (→), Juticalpa (↘), Tegucigalpa (↘), Comayagua (↓)

Statistics (2021.12.31)

Area: 7,781 km²

Population: 538,000 Catholics (80.2% of 671,000 total)

Pastoral Centres: 15 parishes

Personnel: 26 priests (11 diocesan, 15 religious), 37 religious (18 brothers, 19 sisters), 7 seminarians

Population

Pastoral Centres

Priests

Religious

Seminarians

Last updated on 2024.04.14

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