Roman Catholic Diocese of Hamilton in Bermuda

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Diocese of Hamilton in Bermuda

Dioecesis Hamiltonensis in Bermuda
St. Theresa's Cathedral exterior.jpg
Location
Country Bermuda
Territory Bermuda
Ecclesiastical provinceProvince of Nassau
MetropolitanHamilton
Statistics
Area20 km2 (7.7 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2013)
64,237
9,340 (14.5%)
Information
DenominationRoman Catholic
Sui iuris churchLatin Church
RiteRoman Rite
EstablishedFebruary 19, 1953
CathedralCathedral of Saint Theresa of Lisieux
Patron saintSt. Therese of Lisieux
Current leadership
PopeFrancis
BishopWiesław Śpiewak
Emeritus BishopsRobert Kurtz
Website
www.romancatholicbermuda.bm

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Hamilton in Bermuda (Latin: Dioecesis Hamiltonensis in Bermuda) is a diocese of the Latin Church of the Catholic Church in North America. The diocese comprises the entirety of the dependency of Bermuda. The diocese is a suffragan of the Archdiocese of Nassau, and a member of the Antilles Episcopal Conference.

The diocese of Hamilton was erected in 1953 as the Prefecture Apostolic of Bermuda Islands. It was elevated to an apostolic vicariate in January 1956 and to the Diocese of Hamilton in Bermuda in June 1967.

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References[edit]

  • "Diocese of Hamilton in Bermuda". Catholic-Hierarchy. Retrieved 2007-02-26.

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Coordinates: 32°17′49″N 64°47′05″W / 32.2970°N 64.7848°W / 32.2970; -64.7848