Roman Catholic Diocese of Ourense


Roman Catholic Diocese of Ourense

Diocese of Ourense (also known as "Dioecesis Auriensis") Is one of the five districts in which the Roman Catholic church divides Galicia in North-western Spain. The bishop has "cathedra" (i.e.: from Latin "seat") in the Catedral de la Virgen Madre de los Milagros in Ourense and his jurisdiction covers all the 28 districts and 735 parishes of the Province of Ourense.

Bishops of Ourense

  • Edoronio (1071–1088)
  • Pedro (1088–1096)
  • Diego (1097x1100–1132)
  • Martín (1133–1156x7)
  • Pedro Seguin (1157–1169)
  • Adán (1169–1173x4)
  • Alfonso (1174–1213)
  • Fernando Méndez (1213–1218)
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  • Fernando Valdés (12 Jan 1530 - 1 Jul 1532 )
  • Rodrigo Mendoza Manrique (12 Jul 1532 - 11 Jul 1537 )
  • Antonio Ramírez de Haro (11 Jul 1537 - 18 Aug 1539 )
  • Fernando Niño de Guevara 18 Aug 1539 - 22 Mar 1542 )
  • Francisco Manrique de Lara (29 Mar 1542 - 24 Apr 1556 )
  • Francisco Blanco Salcedo (12 Jun 1556 - 13 Apr 1565 )
  • Fernando Tricio Arenzana (13 Apr 1565 - 13 Jun 1578 )
  • Juan de Sanclemente Torquemada (7 Jul 1578 - 27 Jul 1587)
  • Pedro González Acevedo (27 Jul 1587 - 5 Dec 1594 )
  • Miguel Ares Canaval (19 Dec 1594 - 1 Jan 1611 )
  • Sebastián Bricianos, O.F.M. (17 Aug 1611 - 5 Jan 1617 )
  • Pedro Ruiz Valdivieso (2 Oct 1617 - Jun 1621 )
  • Juan de la Torre Ayala (25 Oct 1621 - 7 Jan 1626 )
  • Juan Venido Castilla, O.F.M. (19 Jan 1626 - 17 Mar 1631 )
  • Diego Zúñiga Sotomayor (12 May 1631 - 9 Jan 1634 )
  • Luis García Rodríguez (23 Jan 1634 - 9 Feb 1637 )
  • Juan Velasco Acevedo (2 Mar 1637 - 8 Feb 1642 )
  • Antonio Paiño Sevilla (13 Jul 1643 - 18 Aug 1653 )
  • Juan Arteaga Dicastillo (11 Apr 1707 - 17 Sep 1707 )
  • Marcelino Siuri Navarro (3 Oct 1708 - 1 Oct 1717 )
  • Juan Muñoz de la Cueva, O.SS.T. (1 Oct 1717 - 2 Jun 1728 )
  • Andrés Cid de San Pedro Fernández, O. Cist. (15 Nov 1728 - 8 Jun 1734 )
  • Ramón Francisco Agustín Eura, O.S.A. (27 Jan 1738 - 11 Dec 1763 )
  • Francisco Galindo Sanz, O.M. (4 May 1764 - 23 Feb 1769 )
  • Alsonso Francisco Arango (11 Sep 1769 - 11 Feb 1775 )
  • Pedro Benito Antonio Quevedo y Quintano (15 Apr 1776 - 28 Mar 1818 )
  • Dámaso Egidio Iglesias Lago (21 Dec 1818 - 13 Nov 1840 )
  • Pedro José Zarandia Endara (17 Dec 1847 - 5 Sep 1851 )
  • Luis de la Lastra y Cuesta (18 Mar 1852 - 3 Aug 1857 )
  • José Avila Lamas (27 Sep 1857 - 2 Feb 1866
  • José La Cuesta Maroto (25 Jun 1866 - 5 Mar 1871 Died)
  • Cesáreo Rodrigo y Rodríguez (23 Sep 1875 - 1895 Died)
  • Pascual Carrascosa y Gabaldón (2 Dec 1895 - 15 May 1904 )
  • Eustaquio Ilundáin y Esteban (14 Nov 1904 - 16 Dec 1920)
  • Florencio Cerviño y González (7 Mar 1921 - 31 Jan 1941 )
  • Francisco Blanco Nájera (8 Aug 1944 - 15 Jan 1952 )
  • Angel Temiño Sáiz (8 Oct 1952 - 15 May 1987 )
  • José Diéguez Reboredo (15 May 1987 - 7 Jun 1996 )
  • Carlos Osoro Sierra (27 Dec 1996 - 7 Jan 2002 )
  • Luis Quinteiro Fiuza (3 Aug 2002 - 28 Jan 2010 )

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