Roman Catholic Diocese of Goya

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Diocese of Goya
Dioecesis Goyanensis
Goya Catedral6-1-.jpg
Cathedral of Our Lady of the Rosary
Country Argentina
Ecclesiastical province Corrientes
Metropolitan Andrés Stanovnik, O.F.M. Cap.
Area 33,603 km2 (12,974 sq mi)
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2006)
244,000 (90.4%)
Parishes 15
Denomination Catholic Church
Rite Roman Rite
Established 10 April 1961 (53 years ago)
Cathedral Catedral Nuestra Señora del Rosario
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Ricardo Oscar Faifer

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Goya (Latin: Dioecesis Goyanensis) is in Argentina and is a suffragan of the Archdiocese of Corrientes. It was established by Blessed John XXIII on 10 April 1961.


Territorial losses[edit]

Year Along with To form
1979 Archdiocese of Corrientes Diocese of Santo Tomé

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