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Roman Catholic Archdiocese of St. John's, Newfoundland

The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of St. John's (Latin: Archidioecesis Sancti Ioannis Terrae Novae) is an archdiocese of the Roman Catholic Church based in St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. It is the Metropolitan see of the Ecclesiastical Province of St. John's, which also includes the suffragan dioceses of Grand Falls, and Corner Brook and Labrador. Its Archbishop is Martin William Currie.

Archdiocese of St. John's, Newfoundland

Archidioecesis Sancti Ioannis Terrae Novae
TerritoryNewfoundland and Labrador
Ecclesiastical provinceArchdiocese of St. John's, Newfoundland
MetropolitanSt. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador
- Catholics

111,000 (49.6%)
DenominationRoman Catholic
RiteRoman Rite
EstablishedFebruary 8, 1904
CathedralBasilica of St. John the Baptist
Patron saintSt. John the Baptist
Current leadership
ArchbishopPeter Hundt Archbishop of St. John's
SuffragansRobert Anthony Daniels
Bishop of Grand Falls
Peter Joseph Hundt
Bishop of Corner Brook and Labrador



As of 2004, the archdiocese contains 40 parishes, 39 active diocesan priests, 33 religious priests, and 111,000 Catholics. It also has 220 Women Religious, and 42 Religious Brothers.

Diocesan bishopsEdit

The following is a list of the bishops and archbishops of St. John's, Newfoundland, and their terms of service:


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Coordinates: 47°33′56″N 52°42′30″W / 47.5656°N 52.7082°W / 47.5656; -52.7082