Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Ottawa

Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Ottawa
Archdiocese of Ottawa
Archidioecesis Ottaviensis
Location
Country Canada
Ecclesiastical province Ontario
Information
Denomination Roman Catholic
Rite Roman Rite
Established June 8, 1886
Current leadership
Pope Benedict XVI
Archbishop Terrence Prendergast (2007–present)
Website
catholic-hierarchy.org/diocese/dotta.html

The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Ottawa (Latin: Archidioecesis Ottaviensis) is a Roman Catholic archdiocese that includes part of the Province of Ontario and includes the suffragan dioceses of Hearst, Pembroke, and the Timmins. It is currently led by Archbishop Terrence Prendergast.

It was elevated to archdiocese status on June 8, 1886. As of 2004, the archdiocese contains 111 parishes, 177 active diocesan priests, 102 religious priests, and 400,000 Catholics. It also has 848 Women Religious, 147 Religious Brothers, and 60 permanent deacons.

Residential bishops

The following is a list of the bishops and archbishops of Ottawa and their terms of service:

External links


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