Roman Catholic Diocese of Anápolis

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Diocese of Anápolis
Dioecesis Anapolitanus
Location
Country Brazil
Ecclesiastical province Goiânia
Statistics
Area 14,227 km2 (5,493 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2004)
465,212
325,648 (70.0%)
Information
Rite Latin Rite
Established 11 October 1966 (50 years ago)
Cathedral Catedral Senhor Bom Jesus
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop João Casimiro Wilk, O.F.M. Conv.
Website
www.diocesedeanapolis.org.br

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Anápolis (Latin: Dioecesis Anapolitanus) is a diocese located in the city of Anápolis in the Ecclesiastical province of Goiânia in Brazil.

History[edit]

  • October 11, 1966: Established as Diocese of Anápolis from the Metropolitan Archdiocese of Goiânia

Leadership[edit]

References[edit]

Coordinates: 16°19′43″S 48°57′27″W / 16.3287°S 48.9574°W / -16.3287; -48.9574