Apostolic Vicariate of Istanbul

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Apostolic Vicariate of Istanbul
Vicariatus Apostolicus Istanbulensis
İstanbul Apostolik taşındi
Location
Country Turkey
Metropolitan Immediately subject to the Holy See
Statistics
Population
- Catholics
(as of 2010)
15,500
Parishes 13
Information
Rite Latin Rite
Cathedral Cathedral Basilica of the Holy Spirit
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Apostolic Vicar Louis Pelâtre
Map
Apostolicus Vicariatus Istanbulensis.svg

The Apostolic Vicariate of Istanbul (Latin: Vicariatus Apostolicus Istanbulensis) is a Roman Catholic apostolic vicariate located in the city of Istanbul in Turkey.

History[edit]

  • April 15, 1742: Established as Apostolic Vicariate of Constantinople
  • November 30, 1990: Renamed as Apostolic Vicariate of Istanbul

Special churches[edit]

Leadership[edit]

(starting with most recent)

References[edit]