Roman Catholic Diocese of Guarabira

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Diocese of Guarabira
Dioecesis Guarabirensis
Catedral de Nossa Senhora da Luz, Guarabira.jpg
Cathedral of Our Lady of Light
Location
Country Brazil
Ecclesiastical province Paraíba
Statistics
Area 4,553 km2 (1,758 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2006)
414,000
352,000 (85.0%)
Information
Rite Latin Rite
Established 11 October 1980 (33 years ago)
Cathedral Catedral Nossa Senhora da Luz
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Francisco de Assis Dantas de Lucena
Website
diocesedeguarabira.blogspot.com.br

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Guarabira (Latin: Dioecesis Guarabirensis) is a diocese located in the city of Guarabira in the Ecclesiastical province of Paraíba in Brazil.

History[edit]

  • October 11, 1980: Established as Diocese of Guarabira from the Metropolitan Archdiocese of Paraíba

Leadership[edit]

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