Roman Catholic Diocese of Solsona

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Diocese of Solsona
Dioecesis Celsonensis
Diócesis de Solsona Spanish
Diòcesi de Solsona Catalan
Catedral i portal del Pont a Solsona.jpg
Location
Country Spain
Ecclesiastical province Tarragona
Metropolitan Tarragona
Statistics
Area 3,536 km2 (1,365 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2010)
139,900
128,700 (92%)
Information
Rite Latin Rite
Established 19 July 1593
Cathedral Cathedral of St Mary in Solsona
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Xavier Novell Goma
Emeritus Bishops Jaume Traserra Cunillera Bishop Emeritus (2001-2010)
Map

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Solsona (Latin: Celsonen(sis)) is a diocese located in the city of Solsona in the Ecclesiastical province of Tarragona in Spain.

History[edit]

Leadership[edit]

  • Juan Alvarez Zapata, O. Cist. (11 Mar 1613 - 13 Oct 1623 )
  • Miguel Santos de Sampedro (15 Apr 1624 - 13 Nov 1630 )
  • Pedro Puigmartí Funes, O.S.B. (16 Dec 1630 - Nov 1632 )
  • Diego Serrano Sotomayor, O. de M. (3 Dec 1635 - 30 May 1639 )
  • Pedro (de Santiago) Anglada Sánchez, O.S.A. (30 Jan 1640 - 14 Nov 1644 )
  • Guillermo Goñalons, O.S.A. (30 Mar 1700 - 12 Aug 1708 )
  • Francisco Dorda, O. Cist. (19 Feb 1710 - 3 Dec 1716 )
  • Pedro Magaña, O.S.B. (10 May 1717 - 9 Feb 1718 )
  • Tomás Broto Pérez (27 May 1720 - 8 Apr 1736 )
  • José Esteban Noriega, O. Praem. (27 Jan 1738 - 10 May 1739 )
  • Francisco Zarceño Martínez, O.SS.T. (14 Dec 1739 - 23 Jan 1746 )
  • José Mezquía Díaz de Arrízola, O. de M. (16 Sep 1746 - 9 Sep 1772 )
  • Rafael Lasala Locela, O.S.A. (18 Jun 1773 - 17 Jun 1792 )[1]
  • Agustín Vázquez Varela, O. Cist. (17 Jun 1793 - 11 Feb 1794 )
  • Pedro Nolasco Mora Mora, O. de M. (12 Sep 1794 - 1 Mar 1811 )
  • Manuel Benito Tabernero (7 Oct 1814 - 25 Jul 1830 )
  • Juan José Tejada Sáenz, O. de M. (28 Mar 1832 - 15 Jun 1838 )
  • Valentín Comellas y Santamaría (5 Sep 1933 - 19 Mar 1945 )
  • Vicente Enrique y Tarancón (25 Nov 1945 - 12 Apr 1964)
  • José Bascuñana y López (20 May 1964 - 19 Feb 1977 )
  • Miguel Moncadas Noguera (1 Apr 1977 - 5 Aug 1989 )
  • Antonio Deig Clotet (7 Mar 1990 - 28 Jul 2001 )
  • Jaume Traserra Cunillera (28 Jul 2001 - 3 Nov 2010 ), retired
  • Xavier Novell Goma (3 Nov 2010 - ), formerly was the diocesan bursar

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Rafael Lazcano, Episcopologio agustiniano. Agustiniana, Guadarrama (Madrid) 2014, vol. I, p. 403-412.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 41°58′47″N 1°30′47″E / 41.97972°N 1.51306°E / 41.97972; 1.51306