Roman Catholic Diocese of Setúbal

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Diocese of Setúbal

Dioecesis Setubalensis

Diocese de Setúbal
Santa Maria da Graca Church.JPG
Location
CountryPortugal
Ecclesiastical provinceLisbon
MetropolitanPatriarchate of Lisbon
Statistics
Area1,500 km2 (580 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2004)
650,000
550,000 (84.6%)
Information
DenominationRoman Catholic
Sui iuris churchLatin Church
RiteRoman Rite
Established16 July 1975
CathedralOur Lady of Grace Cathedral, Setúbal
Current leadership
PopeFrancis
BishopGilberto Délio Gonçalves Canavarro dos Reis
Metropolitan ArchbishopManuel III
Bishops emeritusManuel da Silva Martins Bishop Emeritus (1975-1998)
Map
Dioceses de Portugal.PNG
Website
Website of the Diocese

The Portuguese Catholic Diocese of Setúbal (Latin: Dioecesis Setubalensis) has existed since 1975. It is a suffragan of the archdiocese of Lisbon.[1] Its see at Setúbal is south of Lisbon. As of 2008, the bishop is Gilberto Délio Gonçalves Canavarro dos Reis, who was appointed in 1998.[2]

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