Roman Catholic Diocese of Celaya

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Diocese of Celaya
Dioecesis Celayensis
Diócesis de Celaya
Location
Country  Mexico
Ecclesiastical province Province of León
Metropolitan Celaya
Statistics
Area 3,386 sq mi (8,770 km2)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2007)
1,544,000
1,403,000 (90.8%)
Parishes 65
Information
Denomination Roman Catholic
Rite Roman Rite
Established 13 October 1973 (44 years ago)
Cathedral Cathedral of the Most Pure Conception
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Benjamín Castillo Plascencia
Metropolitan Archbishop Alfonso Cortés Contreras
Emeritus Bishops Jesús Humberto Velázquez Garay
Map
Roman Catholic Diocese of Celaya in Mexico.jpg
Website
www.diocesisdecelaya.org.mx

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Celaya (Latin: Dioecesis Celayensis) (erected 13 October 1973) is a suffragan diocese of the Archdiocese of León. It was a suffragan of the Archdiocese of San Luis Potosí until 25 November 2006.

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Coordinates: 20°31′20″N 100°48′43″W / 20.5223°N 100.8119°W / 20.5223; -100.8119