Roman Catholic Diocese of Cienfuegos

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Cienfuegos is a suffragan diocese of the Archdiocese of Camagüey. The original Diocese of Cienfuegos was erected in 1903 and renamed as the Diocese of Cienfuegos-Santa Clara in 1971. That diocese was split in 1995 to form the Dioceses of Cienfuegos and Santa Clara.

Diocese of Cienfuegos

Dioecesis Centumfocencis
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Catedral de Nuestra Señora de la Purísima Concepción
Location
Country Cuba
Ecclesiastical provinceProvince of Camagüey
MetropolitanCienfuegos
Statistics
Area5,360 km2 (2,070 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics (including non-members)
(as of 2006)
485,000
293,600 (60.5%)
Parishes22
Information
DenominationRoman Catholic
RiteLatin Rite
Established20 February 1903 (119 years ago)
CathedralCathedral of Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception
Current leadership
PopeFrancis
BishopDomingo Oropesa Lorente
Map
Diócesis de Cienfuegos.svg

BishopsEdit

OrdinariesEdit

Auxiliary bishopsEdit

Other priest of this diocese who became bishopEdit

External links and referencesEdit

  • "Diocese of Cienfuegos". Catholic-Hierarchy. Retrieved 2007-02-12.

Coordinates: 22°08′46″N 80°27′07″W / 22.1461°N 80.4519°W / 22.1461; -80.4519