Roman Catholic Diocese of Carabayllo

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Diocese of Carabayllo
Dioecesis Carabaillensis
Location
Country Peru
Metropolitan Lima
Statistics
Area 1,200 km2 (460 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2004)
2,300,000
2,000,000 (87.0%)
Information
Rite Latin Rite
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Lino Panizza Richero, O.F.M. Cap.

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Carabayllo (Latin: Carabaillen(sis)) is a diocese located in the city of Carabayllo in the Ecclesiastical province of Lima in Peru.

History[edit]

  • 14 December 1996: Established as Diocese of Carabayllo from the Metropolitan Archdiocese of Lima

Ordinaries[edit]

  • Lino Panizza Richero, O.F.M. Cap. (since December 14, 1996)

See also[edit]

Source[edit]

Coordinates: 11°51′S 77°02′W / 11.850°S 77.033°W / -11.850; -77.033