Roman Catholic Diocese of Getafe

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Diocese of Getafe
Dioecesis Xetafensis
Diócesis de Getafe
Getafe - Catedral de Nuestra Señora de la Magdalena 02.jpg
Location
Country Spain
Ecclesiastical province Madrid
Metropolitan Madrid
Statistics
Area 2,295 km2 (886 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2006)
1,365,668
1,229,101 (90.0%)
Information
Rite Latin Rite
Cathedral Cathedral of St. Mary Magdalene in Getafe
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Joaquin Maria López de Andújar y Cánovas del Castillo
Metropolitan Archbishop Antonio María Rouco Varela
Auxiliary Bishops José Rico Pavés
Map
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Website
Website of the Diocese

The Diocese of Getafe (Latin: Xetafen(sis)) is a Roman Catholic ecclesiastical territory in Spain, part of the Archdiocese of Madrid. The seat is in the city of Getafe, in the Getafe Cathedral.

It was established on July 23, 1991, from the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Madrid. The current Bishop is Joaquin Maria López de Andújar y Cánovas del Castillo.

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