Apostolic Vicariate of Trinidad

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Apostolic Vicariate of Trinidad
Apostolicus Vicariatus Trinitensis
Escudo del Vicariato de Trinidad.svg
Location
Country Colombia
Statistics
Area 27,075 km2 (10,454 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2010)
42,294
37,757 (89.3%)
Parishes 5
Information
Denomination Catholic Church
Rite Roman Rite
Established 29 October 1999 (14 years ago)
Cathedral Catedral de la Inmaculata Concepción
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Vicar Apostolic Héctor Javier Pizarro Acevedo, O.A.R..
Map
Mapa Vicariato Apostolico de Trinidad.svg

The Apostolic Vicariate of Trinidad (Latin: Apostolicus Vicariatus Trinitensis) in the Catholic Church is located in the town of Trinidad, Casanare in Colombia.

History[edit]

On 29 October 1999 Blessed John Paul II established the Apostolic Vicariate of Trinidad from the suppressed Apostolic Vicariate of Casanare.[1][2]

Ordinaries[edit]

  • Héctor Javier Pizarro Acevedo, O.A.R. (23 Oct 2000 - present)

See also[edit]

Sources[edit]

  1. ^ "Vicariate Apostolic of Trinidad". Catholic Hierarchy. Retrieved 2013-04-16. 
  2. ^ "Apostolic Vicariate of Trinidad". Giga Catholic. Retrieved 2013-04-16.