Roman Catholic Diocese of Saint-Denis

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Diocese of Saint-Denis in France

Dioecesis Sancti Dionysii in Francia

Diocèse de Saint-Denis en France
Saint-Denis - Basilique - Extérieur façade ouest.JPG
Location
CountryFrance
Ecclesiastical provinceParis
MetropolitanArchdiocese of Paris
Statistics
Area236 km2 (91 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics (including non-members)
(as of 2010)
1,513,000
660,000 (43.6%)
Information
DenominationRoman Catholic
Sui iuris churchLatin Church
RiteRoman Rite
Established9 October 1966
CathedralCathedral Basilica of St. Denis in Saint-Denis
Patron saintSaint Denis of Paris
Current leadership
PopeFrancis
BishopPascal Delannoy
Metropolitan ArchbishopLaurent Ulrich
Website
saint-denis.catholique.fr

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Saint-Denis in Île-de-France (Latin: Dioecesis Sancti Dionysii in Francia; French: Diocèse de Saint-Denis-en-France) is a diocese of the Latin Rite of the Roman Catholic Church in France. Erected in 1966 by Pope Paul VI, the diocese was split off from the Archdiocese of Paris and the Diocese of Versailles. Its territory comprises the department of Seine-Saint-Denis. As of 2011, the diocese remains a suffragan of the Archdiocese of Paris.

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Coordinates: 48°56′06″N 2°21′29″E / 48.935°N 2.35793°E / 48.935; 2.35793