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Archdiocese of Sevilla {Seville}

Archidioecesis Hispalensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Juan José Asenjo Pelegrina, Archbishop
  • Santiago Gómez Sierra, Auxiliary Bishop
  • Carlos Amigo Vallejo, O.F.M., Cardinal, Archbishop Emeritus

Suffragan Dioceses

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Archdiocese
  • Elevated: 4th Century
  • Metropolitan See
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Spain
  • Square Kilometers: 14,036 (5,421 Square Miles)
  • Official Web Site: http://www.diocesisdesevilla.org/
  • Mailing Address: Arzobispado, Plaza Virgen de los Reyes s/n, 41004 Sevilla, Espana
  • Telephone: 95.450.55.05
  • Fax: 95.450.55.06

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Diocese of Sevilla
3rd CenturyErectedDiocese of Sevilla (erected)
Archdiocese of Sevilla {Seville}
4th CenturyElevatedDiocese of Sevilla Archdiocese of Sevilla {Seville}
22 October 1953Territory LostArchdiocese of Sevilla {Seville} Diocese of Huelva (erected)
3 March 1980Territory LostArchdiocese of Sevilla {Seville} Diocese of Jerez de la Frontera (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
Archdiocese of Sevilla {Seville}
19501,750,0001,750,610100.0%4283257532,3248223,675319ap1951
19691,838,0611,838,061100.0%5714621,0331,7791,0983,473263ap1971
19801,826,6501,827,540100.0%5164339491,9248013,410320ap1981
19901,532,5601,600,02495.8%4143277412,068185612,096247ap1991
19991,735,0001,744,77099.4%3872676542,652385112,401255ap2000
20001,733,2001,745,23099.3%3862706562,642284582,276256ap2001
20011,764,7281,768,22899.8%3922876792,599335442,348256ap2002
20021,774,7201,783,44199.5%3872906772,621335022,375256ap2003
20031,841,0191,851,04099.5%3912946852,687375022,388256ap2004
20041,749,7501,758,72099.5%3742926662,627374972,399256ap2005
20101,890,0001,900,22499.5%4362566922,731475042,012258ap2011

Note: Any changes in boundaries over time are not indicated in the above table.


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Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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