Roman Catholic Diocese of New Ulm

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Diocese of New Ulm
Dioecesis Novae Ulmae
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Cathedral of the Holy Trinity, New Ulm
Location
Country United States
Territory 15 counties in western Minnesota
Ecclesiastical province Saint Paul and Minneapolis
Statistics
Area 9,863 sq mi (25,550 km2)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2004)
285,061
69,503 (24.4%)
Parishes 82
Information
Denomination Roman Catholic
Rite Roman Rite
Established November 18, 1957 (56 years ago)
Cathedral Cathedral of the Holy Trinity
Patron saint Mary, Mother of God
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop John M. LeVoir
Map
Diocese of New Ulm map 1.jpg
Website
www.dnu.org

The Roman Catholic Diocese of New Ulm (Latin: Dioecesis Novae Ulmae) is a Roman Catholic diocese in western Minnesota, United States. The current bishop of the diocese is Bishop John M. LeVoir. It is a suffragan see of the Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis. The See city for the diocese is New Ulm. The Cathedral parish is the Cathedral of the Holy Trinity.

History[edit]

The diocese was founded on November 18, 1957, by Pope Pius XII. Its territory was taken from the Archdiocese of Saint Paul.[1][2]

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Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "Diocese of New Ulm". Catholic-Hierarchy. Retrieved 2013-06-04. 
  2. ^ "Diocese of New Ulm". Giga Catholic. Retrieved 2013-06-04. 

Coordinates: 44°18′43″N 94°27′47″W / 44.31194°N 94.46306°W / 44.31194; -94.46306