Roman Catholic Diocese of Osasco

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Diocese of Osasco
Dioecesis Osascanensis
Location
Country Brazil
Ecclesiastical province São Paulo
Statistics
Area 2,416 km2 (933 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2004)
2,160,175
1,786,420 (82.7%)
Information
Rite Latin Rite
Established 15 March 1989 (28 years ago)
Cathedral Catedral Santo Antônio
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Ercílio Turco
Emeritus Bishops Francisco Manuel Vieira
Website
www.diocesedeosasco.com.br

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Osasco (Latin: Dioecesis Osascanensis) is a diocese located in the city of Osasco in the Ecclesiastical province of São Paulo in Brazil.

History[edit]

  • 15 March 1989: Established as Diocese of Osasco from the Metropolitan Archdiocese of São Paulo

Leadership[edit]

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