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Chilapa

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Diocese in Mexico, suffragan of the Archdiocese of Mexico, comprises the State of Guerrero, in the south of Mexico. The diocese was created in 1863, since which time it has had three bishops: Ambrosia Serrano, Ramon Ibarra, and Homobono Anaya. The population (all Catholic) is 361,239. There are 64 parishes and 94 priests. The episcopal city of Chilapa, about 125 miles southwest of Mexico had in 1895 a population of 8256.


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APA citation. Montes de Oca y Obregón, J.M. (1908). Chilapa. In The Catholic Encyclopedia. New York: Robert Appleton Company. http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/03659c.htm

MLA citation. Montes de Oca y Obregón, José Maria. "Chilapa." The Catholic Encyclopedia. Vol. 3. New York: Robert Appleton Company, 1908. <http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/03659c.htm>.

Transcription. This article was transcribed for New Advent by Gerald M. Knight.

Ecclesiastical approbation. Nihil Obstat. November 1, 1908. Remy Lafort, S.T.D., Censor. Imprimatur. +John Cardinal Farley, Archbishop of New York.

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