Roman Catholic Diocese of Cartagena

This article is about the diocese in Spain. For the diocese in Colombia, see Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Cartagena.
Diocese of Cartagena
Dioecesis Carthaginensis in Hispania
Diócesis de Cartagena

Country Spain
Ecclesiastical province Granada
Metropolitan Granada
Area 11,319 km2 (4,370 sq mi)
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2006)
1,195,792 (89.5%)
Rite Latin Rite
Established 1st Century
Cathedral Cathedral of Saint Mary in Murcia
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Juan Antonio Reig Pla
Metropolitan Archbishop Francisco Javier Martínez Fernández
Emeritus Bishops Javier Azagra Labiano Bishop Emeritus (1978-1998)
Website of the Diocese

The Diocese of Cartagena (Latin: Carthaginen(sis) in Hispania) is the diocese of the city of Cartagena in the Ecclesiastical province of Granada in Spain.[1][2]


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See also

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  1. 1 2 "Diocese of Cartagena" Gabriel Chow. Retrieved February 29, 2016
  2. "Diocese of Cartagena (en España)" David M. Cheney. Retrieved March 21, 2016
  3. "Bishop Juan Ruiz de Medina" David M. Cheney. Retrieved March 21, 2016
  4. "Bishop Juan Daza" David M. Cheney. Retrieved August 21, 2016
  5. "Bishop Martín Fernández de Angulo Saavedra y Luna" David M. Cheney. Retrieved March 21, 2016

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