Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Manizales

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Archdiocese of Manizales
Archidioecesis Manizalensis
Escudo de la Arquidiócesis de Manizales.svg
Location
Country Colombia
Ecclesiastical province Manizales
Statistics
Area 3,848 km2 (1,486 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2004)
750,000
731,000 (97.5%)
Information
Rite Latin Rite
Established 11 April 1900 (118 years ago)
Cathedral Catedral Basilica de Nuestra Señora del Rosario
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Archbishop Gonzalo Restrepo Restrepo
Emeritus Bishops José de Jesús Pimiento Rodríguez
Map
Mapa Arquidiocesis de Manizales.svg
Website
www.arquidiocesisdemanizales.com
Cathedral Basilica of Our Lady of Rosary

The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Manizales (Latin: Manizalensis) is an archdiocese located in the city of Manizales in Colombia.

History[edit]

  • 11 April 1900: Established as Diocese of Manizales from the Diocese of Medellín
  • 10 May 1954: Promoted as Metropolitan Archdiocese of Manizales

Special churches[edit]

  • Minor Basilicas:
    • Catedral Basílica Metropolitana de Nuestra Señora del Rosario in Manizales
    • Basílica Nuestra Señora de las Victorias in Santa Rosa de Cabal

Ordinaries[edit]

Suffragan dioceses[edit]

See also[edit]

Sources[edit]

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 5°04′03″N 75°31′03″W / 5.0674°N 75.5174°W / 5.0674; -75.5174