Diocese of

San Isidro

Argentina Argentina

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Continent: South America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese Diocese

Name: San Isidro / Sancti Isidori in Argentina (Latin)

Ecclesiastical Province: Buenos Aires

Depends on: Dicastery for Bishops

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Celebrations

Patron Saint: Saint Isidore the Farm Labourer (May 15)

Liturgical Calendar (National) 📅

History

Contact Info

Address: Av. del Libertador 16199, B1642CKI, San Isidro, Argentina

Phone: (011) 4743-1862

Present Prelates

Bishop (2011.12.30 – ...):Bishop Óscar Vicente Ojea Quintana (77)Bishop Óscar Vicente Ojea Quintana (77)

President of Episcopal Conference of Argentina

Coadjutor Bishop (2024.02.22 – ...):Bishop Guillermo Caride (62)Bishop Guillermo Caride (62)
Auxiliary Bishop (2020.12.19 – ...):Bishop Raúl Pizarro (51)Bishop Raúl Pizarro (51)

Titular Bishop of Ausana

Ordinaries

Bishops of San Isidro (Roman Rite)

Bishop Óscar Vicente Ojea Quintana (77)Bishop Óscar Vicente Ojea Quintana (77)
(2011.12.30 – ...)

Bishop of San Isidro (Argentina)
President of Episcopal Conference of Argentina

Si tanto amó Dios al mundo que le Dio a su hijo único

Born:1946.10.15 (Buenos Aires, Argentina)
Ordained Priest:1972.11.25
Consecrated Bishop:2006.09.02

Priest of Buenos Aires (Argentina) (1972.11.25 – 2006.05.24)

Prelate of Honour of His Holiness (1995.05.18 – 2006.05.24)

Titular Bishop of Suelli (2006.05.24 – 2009.10.07)

Auxiliary Bishop of Buenos Aires (Argentina) (2006.05.24 – 2009.10.07)

Coadjutor Bishop of San Isidro (Argentina) (2009.10.07 – 2011.12.30)

Bishop of San Isidro (Argentina) (2011.12.30 – ...)

President of Episcopal Conference of Argentina (2017.11.07 – ...)

Bishop Alcides Jorge Pedro Casaretto (87)Bishop Alcides Jorge Pedro Casaretto (87)
(1985.05.13 – 2011.12.30)

Bishop emeritus of San Isidro (Argentina)

Born:1936.12.27 (Buenos Aires, Argentina)
Ordained Priest:1964.09.05
Consecrated Bishop:1977.03.19

Bishop of Rafaela (Argentina) (1976.12.28 – 1983.03.14)

Coadjutor Bishop of San Isidro (Argentina) (1983.03.14 – 1985.05.13)

Bishop of San Isidro (Argentina) (1985.05.13 – 2011.12.30)

Apostolic Administrator of Merlo–Moreno (Argentina) (2012.06.26 – 2013.05.06)

Bishop Antonio María Aguirre
(1957.03.13 – 1985.05.13)

Born:1908.09.13 (Argentina)
Ordained Priest:1943.09.18
Consecrated Bishop:1957.06.09
Died:1987.06.02 († 78)

Bishop of San Isidro (Argentina) (1957.03.13 – 1985.05.13)

Former Prelates

Special Churches

Churches by City (71)

San Martín (↙), San Miguel (←), Zárate–Campana (↖), Gualeguaychú (↑), Mercedes (↗), Buenos Aires (↘)

Statistics (2022.12.31)

Area: 1,379 km²

Population: 1,142,000 Catholics (95.0% of 1,202,596 total)

Pastoral Centres: 67 parishes, 6 missions

Personnel: 121 priests (95 diocesan, 26 religious), 50 deacons, 174 religious (37 brothers, 137 sisters), 6 seminarians

Population

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Last updated on 2024.05.29

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