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Diocese of Saint George’s in Grenada

Dioecesis Sancti Georgii



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General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 20 February 1956
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Castries
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Grenada
  • Region: Antilles (West Indies)
  • Square Kilometers: 340 (131 Square Miles)
  • Description: Islands of Grenada, Carriacou, and Petite Martinique
  • Official Web Site: http://www.stgdiocese.org/
  • Mailing Address: Bishop's House, Morne Jaloux, P.O. Box 375, Saint George’s, Grenada, W.I.
  • Telephone: (473)443-5299
  • Fax: 443-5758

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
20 February 1956ErectedArchdiocese of Port of Spain Diocese of Saint George’s in Grenada (erected) (Grenada)
7 March 1970Territory LostDiocese of Saint George’s in Grenada Diocese of Bridgetown-Kingstown (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
196524,60070,00035.1%29298488332ap1967
197075,000100,00075.0%910193,947173416ap1971
197666,213105,28962.9%718252,648292320ap1977
198070,038112,37062.3%613193,6862232120ap1981
199068,328105,60064.7%720272,5304242820ap1991
199954,68692,64259.0%419232,3774253020ap2000
200054,66192,64259.0%419232,3765253120ap2001
200154,91992,76959.2%517222,4965263120ap2002
200255,825102,63454.4%319222,5375243020ap2003
200355,888102,63454.5%321242,3284282620ap2004
200456,034102,63454.6%320232,4362232920ap2005
201046,243101,80145.4%1023331,4011273320ap2011

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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