Roman Catholic Diocese of Jinotega

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Diocese of Jinotega
Dioecesis Xinotegana
Church in Jinotega, Nicaragua 2.jpg
The Cathedral of St. John Baptist
Location
Country Nicaragua
Ecclesiastical province Province of Managua
Metropolitan Leopoldo José Brenes Solórzano
Statistics
Area 11,630 km2 (4,490 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2004)
354,015
263,000 (74.3%)
Parishes 11
Information
Denomination Roman Catholic
Rite Roman Rite
Established 18 June 1982 (32 years ago)
Cathedral Cathedral of St. John Baptist
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Carlos Enrique Herrera Gutiérrez, O.F.M.
Map
Nicaragua - Diocesi di Jinotega.png

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Jinotega (erected 18 June 1982, as the Territorial Prelature of Jinotega) is a suffragan of the Archdiocese of Managua. It was elevated on 30 April 1991.

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