Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Pamplona y Tudela

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Archdiocese of Pamplona y Tudela
Archidioecesis Pampilonensis et Tudelensis
Archidiócesis de Pamplona y Tudela
Fachada catedral de pamplona.jpg
Location
Country Spain
Ecclesiastical province Pamplona
Statistics
Area 10,421 km2 (4,024 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2004)
578,210
573,386 (99.2%)
Information
Denomination Roman Catholic
Rite Latin Rite
Established 5th Century (As Diocese of Pamplona)
5 September 1851 (As Diocese of Pamplona-Tudela)
17 July 1889 (As Diocese of Pamplona)
2 September 1955 (As Diocese of Pamplona-Tudela)
11 August 1956 (As Archdiocese of Pamplona-Tudela)
11 August 1984 (As Archdiocese of Pamplona y Tudela)
Cathedral Cathedral of the Assumption of Our Lady in Pamplona
Co-cathedral Co-Cathedral of Our Lady of Solitude in Tudela
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Metropolitan Archbishop Francisco Pérez González
Suffragans Diocese of Calahorra and La Calzada-Logroño
Diocese of Jaca
Diocese of San Sebastián
Auxiliary Bishops Juan Antonio Aznárez Cobo
Emeritus Bishops Fernando Sebastián Aguilar Archbishop Emeritus (1993-2007)
Map
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Website
Website of the Archdiocese

The Archdiocese of Pamplona y Tudela (Latin: Pampilonen(sis) et Tudelen(sis)) is an archdiocese located in the cities of Pamplona and Tudela in Spain.[1][2]

Timeline[edit]

  • 5th century: Established as Diocese of Pamplona
  • 9th century: northern boundary established by Charles's Cross
  • September 5, 1851: Renamed as Diocese of Pamplona – Tudela
  • July 17, 1889: Renamed as Diocese of Pamplona
  • September 2, 1955: Renamed as Diocese of Pamplona – Tudela
  • August 11, 1956: Promoted as Metropolitan Archdiocese of Pamplona – Tudela
  • August 11, 1984: Renamed as Metropolitan Archdiocese of Pamplona y Tudela

Leadership[edit]

Bishops of Pamplona[edit]

In 850, in the face of a Muslim invasion, the seat of the bishop was transferred to Leire.

Bishops of Pamplona at Leire[edit]

In 1023, the see was reestablished in Pamplona.

Bishops of Pamplona[edit]

Between 1238 and 1242, the throne was vacant while the chapter was divided between supporters of Lope García and of the archdeacon Guillermo de Oriz.

Martín resigned the see to become a cardinal in 1390, but he continued as apostolic administrator until 1403.

Bishops of Pamplona and Tudela[edit]

Archbishops of Pamplona and Tudela[edit]

Auxiliary bishops[edit]

Suffragan dioceses[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Archdiocese of Pamplona y Tudela" Catholic-Hierarchy.org. David M. Cheney. Retrieved February 29, 2016
  2. ^ "Metropolitan Archdiocese of Pamplona y Tudela" GCatholic.org. Gabriel Chow. Retrieved February 29, 2016
  3. ^ "Bishop Alvaro Moscoso" Catholic-Hierarchy.org. David M. Cheney. Retrieved August 26, 2016
  4. ^ "Bishop Diego Ramírez Sedeño de Fuenleal" Catholic-Hierarchy.org. David M. Cheney. Retrieved June 29, 2016
  5. ^ "Bishop Antonio Manrique Valencia" Catholic-Hierarchy.org. David M. Cheney. Retrieved July 5, 2016
  6. ^ "Bishop Pedro de Lafuente" Catholic-Hierarchy.org. David M. Cheney. Retrieved July 6, 2016
  7. ^ "Archdiocese of Burgos" Catholic-Hierarchy.org. David M. Cheney. Retrieved February 29, 2016
  8. ^ "Bishop Francisco Diego Alarcón y Covarrubias" Catholic-Hierarchy.org. David M. Cheney. Retrieved July 27, 2016

Sources[edit]

Coordinates: 42°49′11″N 1°38′28″W / 42.8197°N 1.6410°W / 42.8197; -1.6410