Roman Catholic Diocese of Chosica

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Diocese of Chosica
Dioecesis Chosicanus
Catedral de Huaycan.JPG
Cathedral of St. Andrew
Location
Country  Peru
Metropolitan Lima
Statistics
Area 506 km2 (195 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2004)
1,760,005
1,509,405 (85.8%)
Information
Rite Latin Rite
Cathedral Catedral San Andrés de Huaycán
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Norbert Klemens Strotmann Hoppe, M.S.C.
Auxiliary Bishops Arthur Colgan, C.S.C., (Auxiliary Bishop-Elect)[1][2]

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Chosica (Latin: Chosican(us)) is a diocese located in the city of Chosica in the Ecclesiastical province of Lima in Peru.

History[edit]

  • January 11, 1997: Established as Diocese of Chosica from the Metropolitan Archdiocese of Lima

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Coordinates: 12°02′00″S 77°01′00″W / 12.0333°S 77.0167°W / -12.0333; -77.0167