Roman Catholic Diocese of Terrassa

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Diocese of Terrassa
Dioecesis Terrassensis
Diócesis de Tarrassa Spanish
Diòcesi de Terrassa Catalan
CatedralTerrassa.jpg
Location
Country Spain
Ecclesiastical province Barcelona
Metropolitan Barcelona
Statistics
Area 1,200 km2 (460 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2010)
1,238,655
1,222,420 (98.7%)
Information
Rite Latin Rite
Cathedral Cathedral Basilica of the Holy Spirit in Terrassa
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Josep Àngel Sáiz Meneses
Metropolitan Archbishop Lluís Martínez Sistach
Auxiliary Bishops Salvador Cristau Coll
Website
Website of the Diocese

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Terrassa (Latin: Terrassen(sis)) is a diocese located in the city of Terrassa in the Ecclesiastical province of Barcelona in Catalonia.

History[edit]

  • June 15, 2004 - Established as Diocese of Terrassa from the Metropolitan Archdiocese of Barcelona.

Leadership[edit]

Ordinaries[edit]

The following are Bishops of Terrassa (Roman rite):

  • Bishop Josep Àngel Sáiz Meneses (since 2004.06.15)

Auxiliaries[edit]

The following are auxiliary bishops:

See also[edit]

Sources[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "El Papa nombra a Salvador Cristau Coll obispo auxiliar de Terrassa". La Vanguardia (in Spanish). lavanguardia.es. 18 May 2010. Retrieved 22 June 2010. 
  2. ^ "El Papa nombra a Salvador Cristau Coll obispo auxiliar de Terrassa". La Vanguardia. Google translate. 18 May 2010. Retrieved 22 June 2010. 
  3. ^ "Bishop Salvador Cristau Coll". Catholic-Hierarchy. catholic-hierarchy.org. Retrieved 22 June 2010. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 41°33′40″N 2°0′29″E / 41.56111°N 2.00806°E / 41.56111; 2.00806