Roman Catholic Diocese of São João da Boa Vista

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Diocese of São João da Boa Vista
Dioecesis Sancti Ioannis in Brasilia
Location
Country Brazil
Ecclesiastical province Ribeirão Preto
Statistics
Area 7,153 km2 (2,762 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2004)
581,932
465,545 (80.0%)
Information
Rite Latin Rite
Established 16 January 1960 (58 years ago)
Cathedral Catedral São João Batista
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Antônio Emídio Vilar
Emeritus Bishops David Dias Pimentel
Website
[1]

The Roman Catholic Diocese of São João da Boa Vista (Latin: Dioecesis Sancti Ioannis in Brasilia) is a diocese located in the city of São João da Boa Vista in the Ecclesiastical province of Ribeirão Preto in Brazil.

History[edit]

Leadership[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ (in Portuguese) 5 mil fiéis acompanham a posse do novo bispo da diocese de São João. G1. Access in 20 Nov. 2016
  2. ^ "Santuários Diocesanos" (in Portuguese). Diocese de São João da Boa Vista. 2018. Retrieved 2018-08-01.