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Roman Catholic Diocese of Saint John, New Brunswick

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Saint John, New Brunswick (Latin: Dioecesis Sancti Ioannis Canadensis) (erected 30 September 1842, as the Diocese of Saint John in America) is a suffragan of the Archdiocese of Moncton. It was renamed on 15 November 1924.

Diocese of Saint John, New Brunswick

Dioecesis Sancti Ioannis Canadensis
Coat of Arms of the Roman Catholic Diocese of St. John's, New Brunswick.svg
Coat of arms of the Diocese of Saint John, New Brunswick
Location
CountryCanada
Ecclesiastical provinceMoncton
Population
- Catholics

118,000 (29.9%)
Information
DenominationRoman Catholic
RiteRoman Rite
Established15 November 1924
CathedralCathedral of the Immaculate Conception
Patron saintOur Lady of the Immaculate Conception
Current leadership
PopeFrancis
BishopRobert Harris (2007-)
Website
www.dioceseofsaintjohn.org/

OrdinariesEdit

Territorial lossesEdit

Year Along with To form
1860 Diocese of Chatham
1936 Diocese of Chatham Archdiocese of Moncton

External links and referencesEdit

  • "Diocese of Saint John, New Brunswick". Catholic-Hierarchy. Retrieved 2007-03-15.