Roman Catholic Diocese of Santa Rosa de Osos

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Diocese of Santa Rosa de Osos
Dioecesis Sanctae Rosae de Osos
Escudo de la Diócesis de Santa Rosa de Osos.svg
Location
Country Colombia
Ecclesiastical province Santa Fe de Antioquia
Statistics
Area 24,037 km2 (9,281 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2004)
650,200
630,000 (96.9%)
Information
Rite Latin Rite
Established 5 February 1917 (59 years ago)
Cathedral Catedral Nuestra Señora del Rosario de Chiquinquirá
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Jorge Alberto Ossa Soto
Map
Mapa Diocesis de Santa Rosa de Osos.svg
Website
www.diocesissantarosadeosos.org
Cathedral of Our Lady of the Rosary

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Santa Rosa de Osos (Latin: Sanctae Rosae de Osos) is a diocese located in the city of Santa Rosa de Osos in the Ecclesiastical province of Santa Fe de Antioquia in Colombia.

History[edit]

  • 5 February 1917: Established as Diocese of Santa Rosa de Osos from the Diocese of Antioquía

Special churches[edit]

  • Minor Basilicas:

Ordinaries[edit]

  • Maximiliano Crespo Rivera † (7 Feb 1917 - 15 Nov 1923) Appointed, Archbishop of Popayán
  • Miguel Ángel Builes Gómez † (27 May 1924 - 29 Sep 1971) Died
  • Joaquín García Ordóñez † (29 Sep 1971 - 10 Jun 1995) Retired
  • Jairo Jaramillo Monsalve (10 Jun 1995 - 13 Nov 2010) Appointed, Archbishop of Barranquilla
  • Jorge Alberto Ossa Soto (15 Jul 2011–present)

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