Roman Catholic Diocese of São José do Rio Preto

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Diocese of São José do Rio Preto
Dioecesis Riopretensis
Location
Country Brazil
Ecclesiastical province Ribeirão Preto
Statistics
Area 14,423 km2 (5,569 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics

934,000
701, 000 (75.05%)
Information
Rite Roman Rite
Established 25 January 1929 (89 years ago)
Cathedral Catedral São José
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Tomé Ferreira da Silva
Map
Diocesi di São José do Rio Preto (San Paolo, Brasile).jpg
Website
www.bispado.org.br

The Roman Catholic Diocese of São José do Rio Preto (Latin: Dioecesis Riopretensis) is a diocese located in the city of São José do Rio Preto in the Ecclesiastical province of Ribeirão Preto in Brazil.

History[edit]

Special churches[edit]

  • Minor Basilicas:
    • Basílica Nossa Senhora Aparecida, Rio Preto

Leadership[edit]

References[edit]