Roman Catholic Diocese of Jaén

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The Roman Catholic Diocese of Jaén (Latin: Giennen(sis)) is a diocese in the city of Jaén in the ecclesiastical province of Granada in Spain.[1][2]

Diocese of Jaén

Dioecesis Giennensis

Diócesis de Jaén
Jaén Cathedral.png
Location
Country Spain
Ecclesiastical provinceGranada
MetropolitanGranada
Statistics
Area13,497 km2 (5,211 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics (including non-members)
(as of 2006)
660,284
655,000 (99.2%)
Information
RiteLatin Rite
Established7th Century
CathedralCathedral of the Assumption of Our Lady in Jaén
Patron saintOur Lady of Cabeza
Current leadership
PopeFrancis
BishopRamón del Hoyo López
Metropolitan ArchbishopFrancisco Javier Martínez Fernández
Website
Website of the Diocese

HistoryEdit

  • 7th century: Established as Diocese of Jaén

LeadershipEdit

Bishops of Jaén (Roman rite)

  • Domingo, O.P. (1236–1248 Died)
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See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Diocese of Jaén" Catholic-Hierarchy.org. David M. Cheney. Retrieved February 29, 2016
  2. ^ "Diocese of Jaén" GCatholic.org. Gabriel Chow. Retrieved February 29, 2016
  3. ^ "Bishop Alfonso Vázquez de Acuña" Catholic-Hierarchy.org. David M. Cheney. Retrieved August 27, 2016
  4. ^ "Archbishop Iñigo Manrique de Lara" Catholic-Hierarchy.org. David M. Cheney. Retrieved June 28, 2016
  5. ^ "Bishop Luis Osorio" Catholic-Hierarchy.org. David M. Cheney. Retrieved August 8, 2016
  6. ^ "Archbishop Diego de Deza, O.P." Catholic-Hierarchy.org. David M. Cheney. Retrieved August 8, 2016
  7. ^ "Bishop Alonso Suárez de la Fuente del Sauce" Catholic-Hierarchy.org. David M. Cheney. Retrieved June 28, 2016

SourcesEdit

Coordinates: 37°46′00″N 3°46′59″W / 37.7667°N 3.7831°W / 37.7667; -3.7831