Roman Catholic Diocese of Lurín

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Diocese of Lurín
Dioecesis Lurinensis
Location
Country Peru
Ecclesiastical province Lima
Statistics
Area 185 km2 (71 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2004)
2,271,000
2,313,000 (85.0%)
Information
Rite Latin Rite
Cathedral Catedral San Pedro
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Carlos García Camader

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Lurín (Latin: Lurinen(sis)) is a diocese located in the Lurín District in the Ecclesiastical province of Lima in Peru.

History[edit]

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

Ordinaries[edit]

  • José Ramón Gurruchaga Ezama, S.D.B. (1996.12.14 – 2006.06.17)
  • Carlos García Camader (since 2006.06.17)

See also[edit]

Source[edit]

Coordinates: 12°16′42″S 76°52′58″W / 12.27833°S 76.88278°W / -12.27833; -76.88278