Roman Catholic Diocese of São Carlos

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Diocese of São Carlos
Dioecesis Sancti Caroli in Brasilia
Diocese de São Carlos
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Cathedral
Location
Country Brazil
Ecclesiastical province Campinas
Metropolitan Campinas
Statistics
Area 13,317 km2 (5,142 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2010)
1,097,000
801,000 (73%)
Information
Rite Latin Rite
Established 7 June 1908 (109 years ago)
Cathedral Cathedral of St Charles Borromeo in São Carlos
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Vacant
Metropolitan Archbishop Airton José dos Santos
Map
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The Roman Catholic Diocese of São Carlos (Latin: Dioecesis Sancti Caroli in Brasilia) is a diocese located in the city of São Carlos in the Ecclesiastical province of Campinas in Brazil.

History[edit]

  • June 7, 1908: Established as Diocese of São Carlos do Pinhal from the Diocese of São Paulo
  • November 25, 1957: Renamed as Diocese of São Carlos

Leadership[edit]

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