Roman Catholic Territorial Prelature of Chuquibambilla

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Territorial Prelature of Chuquibambilla
Praelatura Territorialis Chuquibambillensis
Location
Country Peru
Metropolitan Cuzco
Statistics
Area 7,724 km2 (2,982 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2004)
83,000
80,000 (96.4%)
Information
Rite Latin Rite
Current leadership
Bishop Domenico Berni Leonardi, O.S.A.

The Territorial Prelature of Chuquibambilla (Latin: Praelatura Territorialis Chuquibambillensis) is a Roman Catholic territorial prelature located in the city of Chuquibambilla in the Ecclesiastical province of Cuzco in Peru.

History[edit]

  • On April 26, 1968, the Territorial Prelature of Chuquibambilla was established from the Diocese of Abancay

Ordinaries[edit]

  • Prelates of Chuquibambilla (Roman rite)
    • Lorenzo Miccheli Filippetti, O.S.A. (August 12, 1976 - July 16, 1986)
    • Domenico Berni Leonardi, O.S.A. (March 29, 1989 – present)


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