Roman Catholic Diocese of Whitehorse

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Diocese of Whitehorse
Dioecesis Equialbensis
Country Canada
Ecclesiastical province Grouard–McLennan
- Catholics

9,300 (22.1%)
Denomination Roman Catholic
Rite Roman Rite
Cathedral Sacred Heart Cathedral
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Hector Vila
Metropolitan Archbishop Gérard Pettipas

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Whitehorse (Latin: Dioecesis Equialbensis) is a Roman Catholic diocese that includes Yukon Territory and the northern portion of British Columbia north of latitude 57 degrees.

As of 2003, the diocese contains 23 parishes, 4 active diocesan priests, 9 religious priests, and 9,000 Catholics. It also has 8 Women Religious, 10 Religious Brothers, and 1 permanent deacon.

Diocesan bishops[edit]

The following is a list of the bishops of Whitehorse and their terms of service:


Coordinates: 60°43′11″N 135°03′07″W / 60.7197°N 135.0520°W / 60.7197; -135.0520