Roman Catholic Mission Sui Iuris of Cayman Islands

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The Roman Catholic Mission Sui Iuris of Cayman Islands (Latin: Insularum Caimanensium) is a mission sui iuris of the Latin Rite of the Roman Catholic Church in the Caribbean. The mission comprises the entirety of the British dependency of the Cayman Islands. The mission is a suffragan of the Archdiocese of Kingston in Jamaica, and a member of the Antilles Episcopal Conference.

Erected in 14 July 2000 from the Archdiocese of Kingston in Jamaica, the Mission is currently served by Archbishop Allen Vigneron of Detroit, Michigan.

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Relationship with Detroit[edit]

In November 2000, the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Detroit was assigned pastoral responsibility for the Roman Catholic Church of the Cayman Islands,[1] which consists of Saint Ignatius Parish in George Town, Christ The Redeemer Church in West Bay, and Stella Maris Church on Cayman Brac.[2] The Mission and the Archdiocese are related in the person of Mission Ordinary Archbishop Vigneron, who is the current Archbishop of Detroit.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "St. Ignatius Parish, Grand Cayman". The Official Web Site for the Archdiocese of Detroit. Archdiocese of Detroit. Retrieved 2014-08-19. 
  2. ^ "Welcome to Saint Ignatius Parish in the Cayman Islands". www.saint-ignatius-cayman.org. Retrieved 2011-03-16. 
  3. ^ "Cayman Islands (Mission "Sui Iuris")". Catholic-Hierarchy. www.catholic-hierarchy.org. Retrieved 2011-03-16.