Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Belém do Pará

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Archdiocese of Belém do Pará
Archidioecesis Belemensis de Pará
Belemcatedral.jpg
Belém Cathedral
Location
Country Brazil
Statistics
Area 2,082 km2 (804 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2006)
2,042,530
1,503,302 (73.6%)
Information
Rite Latin Rite
Established 4 March 1720 (294 years ago)
Cathedral Catedral Metropolitana Nossa
Senhora das Graças
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Archbishop Alberto Taveira Corrêa
Auxiliary Bishops Teodoro Mendes Tavares, C.S.Sp.; Irineu Roman, CSI (Auxiliary Bishop-elect)[1]
Emeritus Bishops Vicente Joaquim Zico, C.M.
Website
www.arquidiocesedebelem.org.br

The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Belém do Pará (Latin: Archidioecesis Belemensis de Pará) is an archdiocese located in the city of Belém in Brazil.

History[edit]

Special churches[edit]

  • Minor Basilicas:
    • Basílica Nossa Senhora de Nazaré do Desterro

Leadership[edit]

Suffragan dioceses[edit]

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