Roman Catholic Diocese of Nuevo Casas Grandes

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Diocese of Nuevo Casas Grandes
Dioecesis Neograndicasensis
Diócesis de Nuevo Casas Grandes
Location
Country Mexico
Ecclesiastical province Province of Chihuahua
Metropolitan Nuevo Casas Grandes
Statistics
Area 14,028 sq mi (36,330 km2)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2004)
143,991
98,993 (68.7%)
Parishes 13
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Denomination Roman Catholic
Rite Roman Rite
Established 13 April 1977 (40 years ago)
Cathedral Cathedral of the Miraculous Medal
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Jesús José Herrera Quiñonez
Metropolitan Archbishop Constancio Miranda Weckmann
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The Roman Catholic Diocese of Nuevo Casas Grandes (Latin: Dioecesis Neograndicasensis) is a suffragan diocese of the Archdiocese of Chihuahua, in Mexico. It was created as a territorial prelature in 1977 and elevated in 2000. It has an area of 36,320, a population of 149,000, a Catholic population of 130,000, 37 priests, and 45 religious.

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