Roman Catholic Diocese of Ávila

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Diocese of Ávila

Dioecesis Abulensis

Diócesis de Ávila
Catedral Ávila.a1.JPG
Location
Country Spain
Ecclesiastical provinceValladolid
MetropolitanValladolid
Statistics
Area8,048 km2 (3,107 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2012)
172,804
170,110 (98.4%)
Information
RiteLatin Rite
Established1100
CathedralCathedral of the Saviour in Ávila
Current leadership
PopeFrancis
BishopJesús García Burillo
Metropolitan ArchbishopRicardo Blázquez
Map
Diócesis de Ávila.svg
Website
Website of the Diocese

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Ávila (Latin: Abulen(sis)) is a diocese located in the city of Ávila in the Ecclesiastical province of Valladolid in Spain.[1][2]

History[edit]

Leadership[edit]

Bishops of Ávila after 1381[edit]

See also[edit]

Sources[edit]

  1. ^ "Diocese of Ávila" Catholic-Hierarchy.org. David M. Cheney. Retrieved February 29, 2016
  2. ^ "Diocese of Ávila" GCatholic.org. Gabriel Chow. Retrieved February 29, 2016
  3. ^ "Rinunce e nomine, 15.04.2002" (Press release) (in Italian). Holy See Press Office. 15 April 2002. Retrieved 6 November 2018.
  4. ^ "Rinunce e nomine, 09.01.2003" (Press release) (in Italian). Holy See Press Office. 9 January 2003. Retrieved 6 November 2018.
  5. ^ "Rinunce e nomine, 06.11.2018" (Press release) (in Italian). Holy See Press Office. 6 November 2018. Retrieved 6 November 2018.

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Coordinates: 40°39′21″N 4°41′50″W / 40.6558°N 4.6971°W / 40.6558; -4.6971