Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Winnipeg

The Archdiocese of Winnipeg (Latin: Archidioecesis Vinnipegensis) is a Latin Church ecclesiastical territory or archdiocese of the Catholic Church that includes part of the Province of Manitoba, Canada. The archdiocese is the only diocese of the Latin Church in Canada that is immediately exempt to the Holy See, as it is not part of an ecclesiastical province.[1]

Archdiocese of Winnipeg
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Coat of Arms
Ecclesiastical provinceImmediately exempt to the Holy See[1]
- Catholics (including non-members)

166,000 (23.5%)
DenominationCatholic Church
Sui iuris churchLatin Church
RiteRoman Rite
CathedralSt. Mary's Cathedral in Winnipeg
Current leadership
ArchbishopRichard Gagnon

As of 2010, the archdiocese contains 92 parishes, 60 active diocesan priests, 26 religious priests, and 166,000 Catholics. It also has 27 religious brothers, 113 religious sisters, and 19 permanent deacons. The cathedral of the archdiocese is St. Mary's Cathedral in Winnipeg. The archbishop since 2014 is Richard Gagnon.


The following is a list of the bishops and archbishops of Winnipeg and their terms of service:

Coadjutor bishopEdit

Auxiliary bishopEdit

Priests of this diocese who became bishopsEdit

See alsoEdit



  1. ^ a b "History: Part III - The Formation of the Archdiocese of Winnipeg". Archdiocese of Winnipeg. Archived from the original on 2007-12-24. Retrieved 2008-11-18.
  2. ^ "Most Reverend Richard Gagnon, Seventh Archbishop of Winnipeg | Archdiocese of Winnipeg". Archived from the original on 2013-11-17.


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Coordinates: 49°50′06″N 97°09′03″W / 49.8350°N 97.1508°W / 49.8350; -97.1508