Roman Catholic Diocese of Amparo

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Diocese of Amparo
Dioecesis Amparensis
Diocese de Amparo
CatedralAmparo.jpg
Cathedral of Our Lady of Amparo
Location
Country  Brazil
Ecclesiastical province Campinas
Metropolitan Campinas
Statistics
Area 2,084 km2 (805 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2012)
376,000
309,000 (82.2%)
Information
Rite Latin Rite
Established 23 December 1997 (20 years ago)
Cathedral Cathedral of Our Lady of Perpetual Help in Amparo
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Luiz Gonzaga Fechio
Metropolitan Archbishop Airton José dos Santos
Map
Diocesi di Amparo (San Paolo, Brasile).jpg

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Amparo (Latin: Dioecesis Amparensis) is a diocese located in the city of Amparo in the Ecclesiastical province of Campinas in Brazil.

History[edit]

  • December 23, 1997: Established as Diocese of Amparo from the Metropolitan Archdiocese of Campinas and Diocese of Limeira

Leadership[edit]

References[edit]

Coordinates: 22°42′05″S 46°45′53″W / 22.7013°S 46.7648°W / -22.7013; -46.7648