Roman Catholic Diocese of Saint George's in Grenada

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Diocese of Saint George's in Grenada
Dioecesis Sancti Georgii
Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception C IM0109.JPG
Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception
Location
Country Grenada
Ecclesiastical province Castries
Statistics
Area 340 km2 (130 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2014)
102,295
46,485 (45.4%)
Parishes 20 (1 mission)
Churches 61[1]
Information
Denomination Roman Catholic
Rite Latin Rite
Established 20 February 1956 (60 years ago)
Cathedral Immaculate Conception Cathedral, St. George's
Patron saint The Blessed Virgin Mary[2]
Secular priests 7
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop vacant
Metropolitan Archbishop Robert Rivas OP
Vicar General vacant
Emeritus Bishops Sydney Anicetus Charles
Website
StGDiocese.org

1.^ Most statistics from GCatholic.org

2.^ Coat of arms (of the Bishop), Catholic Diocese of Saint George's in Grenada

The Roman Catholic Diocese of St. George's in Grenada (Latin: Dioecesis Sancti Georgii) is a diocese, of the Latin Rite of the Roman Catholic Church in the Caribbean, which encompasses the entirety of Grenada. It is a suffragan of the Archdiocese of Castries and a member of the Antilles Episcopal Conference.

The diocese of St. George's in Grenada was erected on 20 February 1956 from the Archdiocese of Port of Spain.

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Coordinates: 12°03′14″N 61°45′08″W / 12.0538°N 61.7522°W / 12.0538; -61.7522