Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Pamplona y Tudela

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Archdiocese of Pamplona y Tudela
Archidioecesis Pampilonensis et Tudelensis
Archidiócesis de Pamplona y Tudela
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Location
Country Spain
Ecclesiastical province Pamplona
Statistics
Area 10,421 km2 (4,024 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2004)
578,210
573,386 (99.2%)
Information
Denomination Roman Catholic
Rite Latin Rite
Established 5th Century (As Diocese of Pamplona)
5 September 1851 (As Diocese of Pamplona-Tudela)
17 July 1889 (As Diocese of Pamplona)
2 September 1955 (As Diocese of Pamplona-Tudela)
11 August 1956 (As Archdiocese of Pamplona-Tudela)
11 August 1984 (As Archdiocese of Pamplona y Tudela)
Cathedral Cathedral of the Assumption of Our Lady in Pamplona
Co-cathedral Co-Cathedral of Our Lady of Solitude in Tudela
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Metropolitan Archbishop Francisco Pérez González
Suffragans Diocese of Calahorra and La Calzada-Logroño
Diocese of Jaca
Diocese of San Sebastián
Auxiliary Bishops Juan Antonio Aznárez Cobo
Emeritus Bishops Fernando Sebastián Aguilar Archbishop Emeritus (1993-2007)
Map
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Website
Website of the Archdiocese

The Archdiocese of Pamplona y Tudela (Latin: Pampilonen(sis) et Tudelen(sis)) is an archdiocese located in the cities of Pamplona and Tudela in Spain.

History[edit]

  • 5th century: Established as Diocese of Pamplona
  • 9th century: northern boundary established by Charles's Cross
  • September 5, 1851: Renamed as Diocese of Pamplona – Tudela
  • July 17, 1889: Renamed as Diocese of Pamplona
  • September 2, 1955: Renamed as Diocese of Pamplona – Tudela
  • August 11, 1956: Promoted as Metropolitan Archdiocese of Pamplona – Tudela
  • August 11, 1984: Renamed as Metropolitan Archdiocese of Pamplona y Tudela

Leadership[edit]

Suffragan dioceses[edit]

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Coordinates: 42°49′11″N 1°38′28″W / 42.8197°N 1.6410°W / 42.8197; -1.6410