Roman Catholic Diocese of Ica

Diocese of Ica

Dioecesis Icensis
Location
Country Peru
Ecclesiastical provinceLima
Statistics
Area21,305 km2 (8,226 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics (including non-members)
(as of 2006)
745,000
735,000 (98.7%)
Information
RiteLatin Rite
CathedralSt. Jerome Cathedral, Ica
Current leadership
PopeFrancis
BishopHéctor Eduardo Vera Colona
Map
Diócesis de Ica.svg

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Ica (Latin: Icen(sis)) is a diocese located in the city of Ica in the Ecclesiastical province of Lima in Peru.

History

  • 10 August 1946: Established as Diocese of Ica from the Metropolitan Archdiocese of Lima

Bishops

Ordinaries

  • Francisco Rubén Berroa y Bernedo (1946.11.24 – 1958.07.12)
  • Alberto Maria Dettmann y Aragón, O.P. (1959.02.06 – 1973.10.05)
  • Guido Breña López, O.P. (1973.10.05 – 2007.10.31)
  • Héctor Eduardo Vera Colona (since 2007.10.31)

Auxiliary bishop

See also

Sources

  • GCatholic.org
  • Catholic Hierarchy


Coordinates: 14°04′00″S 75°44′00″W / 14.0667°S 75.7333°W / -14.0667; -75.7333


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