Roman Catholic Diocese of Port Harcourt

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Diocese of Port Harcourt
Dioecesis Portus Harcurtensis
Location
Country  Nigeria
Territory a portion of Rivers State
Ecclesiastical province Calabar
Metropolitan Archbishop of Calabar
Coordinates 4°46′38″N 7°00′48″E / 4.77722°N 7.01333°E / 4.77722; 7.01333
Statistics
Area 21,850 km2 (8,440 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2004)
4,521,429
218,412 (4.8%)
Information
Denomination Roman Catholic
Rite Latin Rite
Established May 16, 1961
Cathedral Corpus Christi Cathedral in D-line, Port Harcourt
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Most Rev. Camillus Archibong Etokudoh
Map
Port Harcourt is located in Rivers State which is shown in red.
Port Harcourt is located in Rivers State which is shown in red.

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Port Harcourt (Latin: Portus Harcurten(sis)) is a diocese located in the city of Port Harcourt, Rivers State in the Ecclesiastical province of Calabar in Nigeria.

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The Cathedral is Corpus Christi Cathedral located in D-line, Port Harcourt.

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