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Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Nouméa

Archdiocese of Nouméa


Archidioecesis Numeanus


Archidiocèse de Nouméa
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Location
Country  New Caledonia,  France
Ecclesiastical province Noumea
Statistics
Area 19,103 km2 (7,376 sq mi)
Population

- Total

- Catholics
(as of 2004)

210,000

110,000 (52.4%)
Information
Denomination Roman Catholic
Sui iuris church Latin Church
Rite Roman Rite
Established 23 July 1847 (As Vicariate Apostolic of Nouvelle-Calédonie)

21 June 1966 (Archdiocese of Nouméa)
Cathedral Cathedral of St. Joseph in Nouméa
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Metropolitan Archbishop Michel-Marie-Bernard Calvet
Suffragans Diocese of Wallis et Futuna

Diocese of Port-Vila
Website
Website of the Archdiocese

The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Nouméa (Latin: Archidioecesis Numeanus; French: Archidiocèse de Nouméa) is a Metropolitan Archdiocese in New Caledonia. It is responsible for the suffragan dioceses of Port-Vila and Wallis et Futuna.

Ordinaries [ edit ]

External links and references [ edit ]

  • "Archdiocese of Nouméa". Catholic-Hierarchy. Retrieved 2007-01-11.

Coordinates: 22°16′33″S166°27′29″E / 22.27583°S 166.45806°E / -22.27583; 166.45806

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