Roman Catholic Diocese of Córdoba

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Diocese of Córdoba
Dioecesis Cordubensis
Diócesis de Córdoba
La Mezquita from Calahorra Tower - Córdoba (2).JPG
Location
Country Spain
Ecclesiastical province Seville
Metropolitan Seville
Statistics
Area 13,717 km2 (5,296 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2006)
783,520
780,005 (99.6%)
Information
Denomination Roman Catholic
Rite Latin Rite
Established 3rd Century
Cathedral Cathedral of the Assumption of Our Lady in Córdoba (Mosque of Córdoba)
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Demetrio Fernandez Gonzalez
Metropolitan Archbishop Juan Asenjo Pelegrina
Website
Website of the Diocese

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Córdoba (Latin: Corduben(sis)) is a diocese located in the city of Córdoba in the Ecclesiastical province of Sevilla in Spain. Bishop Demetrio Fernandez Gonzalez is the current Bishop of Cordoba.

History[edit]

  • 3rd century: Established as Diocese of Córdoba

Special churches[edit]

  • Minor Basilicas:
    • Basílica San Pedro Apóstol
Bishop Demetrio Fernández González

Leadership[edit]

  • Bishops of Córdoba (Roman rite)
    • Martín Fernández de Angulo Saavedra y Luna † (30 Sep 1510 - 21 Jun 1516)
    • Alfonso Manrique de Lara † (1516 - 1523)
    • Juan Álvarez y Alva de Toledo, O.P. † (31 Aug 1523 - 11 Apr 1537)
    • Pedro Fernández Manrique † (11 Apr 1537 - 7 Oct 1540)
    • Leopoldo de Austria † (29 Apr 1541 - 27 Sep 1557)
    • Diego Alava Esquivel † (21 Oct 1558 - 24 Mar 1562)
    • Cristóbal Rojas Sandoval † (27 May 1562 - 18 May 1571)
    • Bernardo de Fresneda, O.F.M. † (16 Nov 1571 - 14 Oct 1577)
    • Martín de Córdoba Mendoza, O.P. † (13 Jun 1578 - 5 Jun 1581)
    • Antonio Rodríguez de Pazos y Figueroa † (19 Mar 1582 - 28 Jun 1586)
    • Francisco Pacheco de Córdoba † (14 Jan 1587 - 2 Oct 1590)
    • Fernando de la Vega Fonseca † (20 Mar 1591 - 3 Sep 1591)
    • Pedro de Portocarrero † (12 Jan 1594 - 28 May 1597)
    • Francisco Reinoso Baeza † (11 Jun 1597 - 23 Aug 1601)
    • Pablo Laguna † (30 Jul 1603 - 30 Jul 1606)
    • Diego Mardones, O.P. † (7 Feb 1607 - Sep 1624)
    • Cristóbal Lobera Torres † (19 Feb 1625 - 2 Dec 1630)
    • Jerónimo Ruiz Camargo † (16 Feb 1632 - 3 Jan 1633)
    • Domingo Pimentel Zúñiga, O.P. † (18 Jul 1633 - 9 Jul 1641)
    • Pedro Tapia, O.P. † (23 Aug 1649 - 23 Sep 1652)
    • Antonio Valdés Herrera † (10 Nov 1653 - 13 Apr 1657)
    • Francisco Díaz Alarcón y Covarrubias † (24 Sep 1657 - 18 May 1675)
    • Alfonso Salizanes y Medina (1675 - 1685)
    • Pedro de Salazar Gutiérrez de Toledo, O. de M. † (16 Sep 1686 - 15 Aug 1706)
    • Juan Bonilla Vargas, O.SS.T. † (11 Apr 1710 - 1 Jan 1712)
    • Francisco Solís Hervás, O. de M. † (17 Jan 1714 - 14 Oct 1716)
    • Marcelino Siuri Navarro † (1 Oct 1717 - 28 Jan 1731)
    • Tomás Ratto Ottonelli † (9 Nov 1731 - 17 Feb 1738)
    • Pedro Salazar Góngora † (5 May 1738 - 21 Feb 1742)
    • Miguel Vicente Cebrián Agustín † (24 Sep 1742 - 30 May 1752)
    • Francisco de Solís Folch de Cardona † (25 Sep 1752 - 17 Nov 1755)
    • Martín Barcia Carrascal † (12 Jan 1756 - 22 Jun 1771)
    • Francisco Garrido de la Vega † (30 Mar 1772 - 20 Jan 1776)
    • Baltasar Yusta Navarro † (17 Feb 1777 - Dec 1787 Died)
    • Antonio Caballero y Góngora † (15 Sep 1788 - 24 Mar 1796)
    • Agustín Ayestarán Landa † (27 Jun 1796 - 8 Apr 1804)
    • Pedro Antonio Trevilla † (26 Jun 1805 - 15 Dec 1832)
    • Juan José Bonel y Orbe † (29 Jun 1833 - 4 Oct 1847)
    • Manuel Joaquín Tarancón y Morón † (4 Oct 1847 - 3 Aug 1857)
    • Juan Alfonso Albuquerque Berión † (25 Sep 1857 - 13 Mar 1874)
    • Zeferino González y Díaz Tuñón, O.P. † (5 Jul 1875 - 15 Mar 1883)
    • Sebastián Herrero Espinosa de los Monteros † (15 Mar 1883 - 24 Mar 1898)
    • José Proceso Pozuelo y Herrero † (24 Mar 1898 - 23 Mar 1913)
    • Ramón Guillamet y Coma † (18 Jul 1913 - 22 Apr 1920)
    • Adolfo Pérez y Muñoz † (11 Jul 1920 - 21 Dec 1945)
    • Albino González y Menédez Reigada, O.P. † (18 Feb 1946 - 13 Aug 1958)
    • Manuel Fernández-Conde y García del Rebollar † (2 Feb 1959 - 3 Jan 1970)
    • José María Cirarda Lachiondo † (3 Dec 1971 - 31 Jan 1978)
    • José Antonio Infantes Florido † (25 May 1978 - 15 Mar 1996)
    • Francisco Javier Martínez Fernández (15 Mar 1996 - 15 Mar 2003)
    • Juan Asenjo Pelegrina (28 Jul 2003 - 13 Nov 2008)
    • Demetrio Fernandez Gonzalez (18 Feb 2010–present)

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