- Roman Catholic Diocese of Afogados da Ingazeira
Diocese of Afogados da Ingazeira
Dioecesis Afogadensis de Ingazeira
Location Country Brazil Metropolitan Olinda e Recife Statistics Area 11,034 km2 (4,260 sq mi) Population
(as of 2004)
Information Rite Latin Rite Cathedral Catedral Senhor Bom Jesus dos Remédios Current leadership Bishop Luis Gonzaga Silva Pepeu, O.F.M. Cap.
The Roman Catholic Diocese of Afogados da Ingazeira (Latin: Dioecesis Afogadensis de Ingazeira) is a diocese located in the city of Afogados da Ingazeira in the Ecclesiastical province of Olinda e Recife in Brazil.
- July 2, 1956: Established as Diocese of Afogados da Ingazeira from the Diocese of Pesqueira
- Bishops of Afogados da Ingazeira (Latin Rite)
- João José da Mota e Albuquerque (1957.01.04 – 1961.02.28)
- Francisco Austregésilo de Mesquita Filho (1961.05.25 – 2001.06.13)
- Luis Gonzaga Silva Pepeu, O.F.M. Cap. (2001.06.13 – present)
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