Roman Catholic Diocese of Matanzas

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Diocese of Matanzas

Dioecesis Matansansis
Cathedral of Matanzas 1906a.jpg
Catedral San Carlos De Borromeo
Location
CountryCuba
Ecclesiastical provinceProvince of San Cristóbal de la Habana
MetropolitanMatanzas
Statistics
Area8,444 km2 (3,260 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2004)
690,400
478,000 (69.2%)
Parishes37
Information
DenominationRoman Catholic
RiteLatin Rite
Established10 December 1912 (106 years ago)
CathedralCathedral of St. Charles Borromeo
Current leadership
PopeFrancis
BishopManuel Hilario de Céspedes y García Menocal

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Matanzas (erected 10 December 1912) is a suffragan diocese of the Archdiocese of San Cristobal de la Habana.

Ordinaries[edit]

External links and references[edit]

  • "Diocese of Matanzas". Catholic-Hierarchy. Retrieved 2007-02-12.
  • Conferencia De Obispos Catolicos De Cuba (Spanish)

Coordinates: 23°02′47″N 81°34′38″W / 23.0463°N 81.5771°W / 23.0463; -81.5771