Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Campo Grande

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Archdiocese of Campo Grande
Archidioecesis Campi Grandis
Arquidiocese de Campo Grande
Location
Country  Brazil
Ecclesiastical province Campo Grande
Statistics
Area 44,892 km2 (17,333 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2006)
2,222,000
1,673,000 (75.3%)
Information
Rite Latin Rite
Established 15 June 1957 (61 years ago)
Cathedral Cathedral of Our Lady of the Abbey and St. Anthony in Campo Grande
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Metropolitan Archbishop Dimas Lara Barbosa
Auxiliary Bishops Eduardo Pinheiro da Silva, S.D.B.
Emeritus Bishops Vitório Pavanello
Website
arquidiocesedecampogrande.org.br/arq/

The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Campo Grande (Latin: Archidioecesis Campi Grandis) is an archdiocese located in the city of Campo Grande in Brazil.

History[edit]

Leadership[edit]

  • Archbishops of Campo Grande (Roman rite)
    • Archbishop Dimas Lara Barbosa (2011.05.04 - present)
    • Archbishop Vitório Pavanello, S.D.B. (1986.12.12 – 2011.05.04)
    • Archbishop Antônio Barbosa, S.D.B. (1978.11.27 – 1986.12.12)
  • Bishops of Campo Grande (Roman Rite)
    • Bishop Antônio Barbosa, S.D.B. (later Archbishop) (1958.01.23 – 1978.11.27)

Suffragan dioceses[edit]

Sources[edit]

Coordinates: 20°27′58″S 54°37′07″W / 20.4662°S 54.6185°W / -20.4662; -54.6185