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Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Manizales

The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Manizales (Latin: Manizalensis) is an archdiocese located in the city of Manizales in Colombia.

Archdiocese of Manizales

Archidioecesis Manizalensis
Escudo de la Arquidiócesis de Manizales.svg
Location
CountryColombia
Ecclesiastical provinceManizales
Statistics
Area3,848 km2 (1,486 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2004)
750,000
731,000 (97.5%)
Information
RiteLatin Rite
Established11 April 1900 (119 years ago)
CathedralCatedral Basilica de Nuestra Señora del Rosario
Current leadership
PopeFrancis
ArchbishopGonzalo Restrepo Restrepo
Bishops emeritusJosé de Jesús Pimiento Rodríguez
Map
Mapa Arquidiócesis de Manizales.svg
Website
www.arquidiocesisdemanizales.com
Cathedral Basilica of Our Lady of Rosary

HistoryEdit

  • 11 April 1900: Established as Diocese of Manizales from the Diocese of Medellín
  • 10 May 1954: Promoted as Metropolitan Archdiocese of Manizales

Special churchesEdit

  • Minor Basilicas:
    • Catedral Basílica Metropolitana de Nuestra Señora del Rosario in Manizales
    • Basílica Nuestra Señora de las Victorias in Santa Rosa de Cabal

OrdinariesEdit

Suffragan diocesesEdit

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