Roman Catholic Diocese of San Vicente

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Diocese of San Vicente

Dioecesis Sancti Vincentii
Location
CountryEl Salvador
Ecclesiastical provinceProvince of San Salvador
MetropolitanJosé Luis Escobar Alas
Statistics
Area4,993 km2 (1,928 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2010)
508,000
467,779 (92.1%)
Parishes35
Information
DenominationRoman Catholic
RiteLatin Rite
Established18 December 1943 (75 years ago)
CathedralCathedral of St. Vincent
Current leadership
PopeFrancis
BishopJosé Elías Rauda Gutiérrez, O.F.M.
Bishops emeritusJosé Oscar Barahona Castillo
Map
El Salvador - Diocesi di San Vicente.jpg

The Roman Catholic Diocese of San Vicente (erected 18 December 1943) is a suffragan diocese of the Archdiocese of San Salvador.

Ordinaries[edit]

Territorial losses[edit]

Year Along with To form
1987 Diocese of Zacatecoluca

External links and references[edit]

  • "Diocese of San Vicente". Catholic-Hierarchy. Retrieved 2007-02-16.