Roman Catholic Diocese of Cuenca

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Diocese of Cuenca
Dioecesis Conchensis
Diócesis de Cuenca
Cuenca Catedral de Cuenca.jpg
Location
Country Spain
Ecclesiastical province Toledo
Metropolitan Toledo
Statistics
Area 17,140 km2 (6,620 sq mi)
Population
- Catholics
(as of 2006)
200,577
Information
Denomination Roman Catholic
Rite Latin Rite
Established 5 July 1183
Cathedral Cathedral of Our Lady of Grace in Cuenca
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop José María Yanguas Sanz
Metropolitan Archbishop Braulio Rodríguez Plaza
Website
Website of the Diocese

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Cuenca (Latin: Conchen(sis)) is a diocese located in the city of Cuenca in the Ecclesiastical province of Toledo in Spain.

History[edit]

  • July 5, 1183: Established as Diocese of Cuenca

Leadership[edit]

    • Juan Yáñez (1183-1195)
    • St. Julian of Cuenca (1196 – 1208)
    • Gonzalo García Gudiel (1272 – 1275)
    • Bishop Estêvão (1322 – 1336)
    • Diego de Anaya Maldonado (1407 – 1418)
    • Lope Barrientos, O.P. (7 April 1445 - 30 May 1469)
    • Giacopo Venier (1469 - 1479)
    • Raffaele Sansone Riario (1479 – 1482)
    • Sansone Riario (1493– 1521)
    • Diego Ramírez de Fuenleal (1518 - 1537)
    • Sebastián Ramírez de Fuenleal (Arellano) (2 Jun 1542 - 22 Jan 1547)
    • Miguel Muñoz (12 Apr 1547 - 13 Sep 1553 )
    • Pedro Castro Lemos (5 Jun 1553 - 1 Aug 1561 )
    • Bernardo de Fresneda, O.F.M. (4 May 1562 - 16 Nov 1571 )
    • Gaspar de Quiroga y Vela (17 Dec 1571 - 6 Sep 1577 )
    • Diego de Covarrubias y Leiva (6 Sep 1577 - 27 Sep 1577 )
    • Rodrigo de Castro Osorio (de Lemos) (13 Jun 1578 - 20 Oct 1581)
    • Gómez Zapata (8 Nov 1582 - Feb 1587 )
    • Juan Fernández y Vadillo (7 Aug 1587 - 1 Sep 1595 )
    • Pedro Portocarrero (28 May 1597 - 20 Sep 1600 )
    • Andrés Pacheco (13 Aug 1601 - 1622 )
    • Enrique Pimentel y Zúñiga (13 Feb 1623 - 11 Jun 1643 )
    • Miguel del Olmo y Manrique ( 1706 - 27 Feb 1721 )
    • Juan Lancaster (or Alencaster) y Norona (16 Jun 1721 - 31 Oct 1733 )
    • Diego González Toro y Villalobos (5 May 1734 - Jul 1737 )
    • José Flores y Osorio (3 Mar 1738 - 26 Nov 1759 )
    • Isidro Carvajal y Lancaster (21 Jul 1760 - 15 Jan 1771 )
    • Sebastián Flórez y Pavón (29 Jul 1771 - 25 Jul 1777 )
    • Felipe Antonio Solano y Marín (1 Mar 1779 - 10 May 1800 )
    • Fermín Sánchez y Artesoro, O.F.M. Cap. (2 April 1849 - 4 Dec 1855)
    • Miguel Payá y Rico (25 Jun 1858 - 16 Jan 1874 )
    • Sebastián Herrero y Espinosa de los Monteros, Cong.Orat (17 Sep 1875 - 18 Dec 1876 )
    • Juan María Valero y Nacarino (27 Mar 1882 - 16 Nov 1890 )
    • Wenceslao Sangüesa y Guía (19 Apr 1900 - 1921 )
    • Bl. Cruz Laplana y Laguna (30 Nov 1921 - 7 Aug 1936 )
    • Inocencio Rodríguez y Díez (10 Jun 1943 - 13 Apr 1973 )
    • José Guerra Campos (13 Apr 1973 - 26 Jun 1996 )
    • Ramón del Hoyo López (26 Jun 1996 - 19 May 2005 )
    • José María Yanguas Sanz (23 Dec 2005 - )

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