Apostolic Vicariate of

Yurimaguas

Peru Peru

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Continent: South America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Apostolic Vicariate Apostolic Vicariate

Name: Yurimaguas / Yurimaguaën(sis) (Latin)

Immediately subject to the Holy See

Depends on: Dicastery for Evangelisation

Celebrations

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History

Present Prelates

Vicar Apostolic (2020.07.08 – ...):Bishop Jesús María Aristín Seco, C.P. (69)Bishop Jesús María Aristín Seco, C.P. (69)

Ordinaries

Vicars Apostolic of Yurimaguas (Roman Rite)

Bishop Jesús María Aristín Seco, C.P. (69)Bishop Jesús María Aristín Seco, C.P. (69)
(2020.07.08 – ...)

Vicar Apostolic of Yurimaguas (Peru)

Enviado a evangelizar y servir

Born:1954.12.25 (Santa Cecilia del Alcor, Spain)
Ordained Priest:1979.09.23
Consecrated Bishop:2020.12.08

Apostolic Administrator of Yurimaguas (Peru) (2016.12.17 – 2020.07.08)

Vicar Apostolic of Yurimaguas (Peru) (2020.07.08 – ...)

Bishop Jesús María Aristín Seco, C.P. (69)Fr. Jesús María Aristín Seco, C.P. (69) (later Bishop)
(Apostolic Administrator 2016.12.17 – 2020.07.08)

Bishop José Luis Astigarraga Lizarralde, C.P.
(1991.11.26 – 2016.12.17)

Born:1940.05.04 (Spain)
Ordained Priest:1964.02.01
Consecrated Bishop:1992.02.29
Died:2017.01.20 († 76)

Vicar Apostolic of Yurimaguas (Peru) (1991.11.26 – 2016.12.17)

Titular Bishop of Buleliana (1991.11.26 – 2017.01.20)

Bishop Miguel Irízar Campos, C.P.
(1972.03.25 – 1989.08.06)

Born:1934.05.07 (Spain)
Ordained Priest:1957.03.16
Consecrated Bishop:1972.07.25
Died:2018.08.19 († 84)

Titular Bishop of Helos (1972.03.25 – 1989.08.06)

Vicar Apostolic of Yurimaguas (Peru) (1972.03.25 – 1989.08.06)

Coadjutor Bishop of Callao (Peru) (1989.08.06 – 1995.08.17)

Bishop of Callao (Peru) (1995.08.17 – 2011.12.12)

Bishop Gregorio Elias Olazar Muruaga, C.P.
(1960.11.10 – 1972.03.25)

Born:1912.12.24 (Spain)
Ordained Priest:1935.09.15
Consecrated Bishop:1953.04.12
Died:1976.02.26 († 63)

Coadjutor Vicar Apostolic of San Gabriel de la Dolorosa del Marañón (Peru) (1952.12.11 – 1957.08.31)

Titular Bishop of Prusa (1952.12.11 – 1976.02.26)

Vicar Apostolic of San Gabriel de la Dolorosa del Marañón (Peru) (1957.08.31 – 1960.11.10)

Vicar Apostolic of Yurimaguas (Peru) (1960.11.10 – 1972.03.25)

Vicars Apostolic of San Gabriel de la Dolorosa del Marañón (Roman Rite)

Bishop Gregorio Elias Olazar Muruaga, C.P.
(1957.08.31 – 1960.11.10)

(see above)

Bishop Atanasio Celestino Jáuregui y Goiri, C.P.
(1936.06.03 – 1957.08.30)

Born:1877.04.06 (Peru)
Ordained Priest:1901.04.06
Consecrated Bishop:1936.08.16
Died:1957.08.30 († 80)

Prefect Apostolic of San Gabriel de la Dolorosa del Marañón (Peru) (1921 – 1936.06.03)

Titular Bishop of Mossyna (1936.06.03 – 1957.08.30)

Vicar Apostolic of San Gabriel de la Dolorosa del Marañón (Peru) (1936.06.03 – 1957.08.30)

Prefects Apostolic of San Gabriel de la Dolorosa del Marañón (Roman Rite)

Fr. Atanasio Celestino Jáuregui y Goiri, C.P. (later Bishop)
(1921 – 1936.06.03)

(see above)

Former Prelates

Special Churches

Moyobamba (←), Chachapoyas (←), Méndez (↖), Chota (↖), Iquitos (→), Requena (↘)

Statistics (2022.12.31)

Area: 72,000 km²

Population: 300,000 Catholics (69.4% of 432,000 total)

Pastoral Centres: 23 parishes, 27 missions

Personnel: 22 priests (11 diocesan, 11 religious), 7 deacons, 88 religious (21 brothers, 67 sisters), 7 seminarians

Population

Pastoral Centres

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Deacons

Religious

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