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Roman Catholic Diocese of Duque de Caxias

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Rite  Latin Rite
Pope  Francis
Country  Brazil
Cathedral  Catedral Santo Antônio
Area  511 km²
Population - Total - Catholics  (as of 2004) 1,235,626 976,000 (79.0%)
Established  11 October 1980 (36 years ago)
Bishop  Tarcísio Nascentes dos Santos
Ecclesiastical province  Roman Catholic Archdiocese of São Sebastião do Rio de Janeiro

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Duque de Caxias (Latin: Dioecesis Caxiensis) is a diocese located in the city of Duque de Caxias in the Ecclesiastical province of São Sebastião do Rio de Janeiro in Brazil.

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History

  • 11 October 1980: Established as Diocese of Duque de Caxias from the Diocese of Nova Iguaçu and Diocese of Petrópolis
  • Leadership

  • Bishops of Duque de Caxias (Latin Rite)
  • Mauro Morelli (1981.05.25 – 2005.03.30)
  • José Francisco Rezende Dias (2005.03.30 – 2011.11.30)
  • Tarcísio Nascentes dos Santos (since 2012.08.01)
  • References

    Roman Catholic Diocese of Duque de Caxias Wikipedia


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