Catholic Church


Republic of Honduras (Honduras)


Also known as: Honduras (Deutsch, español, Italiano, polski, Português), le Honduras (français), 洪都拉斯 (正體中文), ホンジュラス (日本語), Honduria (latine)

Continent: Central America

Capital: Tegucigalpa

Area: 111,890 km²

Population: 9,038,741

Patron Saint: Our Lady of Suyapa

Religions: Roman Catholic 46%, Protestant 41%, atheist 1%, other 2%, none 9%

Languages: Spanish (official), Amerindian dialects

Ethnic Groups: mestizo (mixed Amerindian and European) 90%, Amerindian 7%, black 2%, white 1%

Motto: Libre, Soberana e Independiente (Spanish) (Free, sovereign and independent)

Neighbouring Countries: El Salvador El Salvador, ← Guatemala Guatemala, ↑ Belize Belize, ↘ Nicaragua Nicaragua

Circumscriptions (10): Metr. Archdioceses (1), Dioceses (9)

Roman Rite (10): Choluteca, Comayagua, Danlí, Juticalpa, La Ceiba, San Pedro Sula, Santa Rosa de Copán, Tegucigalpa, Trujillo, Yoro

by Type | by Name | by Ecclesiastical Province
Changes in Circumscriptions | Former Circumscriptions

CardinalsCardinals (1 elector/1 total): Cardinal Óscar Andrés Rodríguez Maradiaga, S.D.B. (75)Rodríguez Maradiaga (75) | All Cardinals

BishopsBishops: by Age | by Name | by Precedence | Jubilarians | Recent Events

Special Churches Special Churches: Cathedrals Cathedrals (11), Basilicas Basilicas (1), National Shrines National Shrines (1)

Documents and Celebrations Documents and Celebrations

Papal Visits

Apostolic Nunciature: Honduras Archbishop Novatus Rugambwa (61)

Conference of Bishops: Conferencia Episcopal de Honduras (C.E.H.) Bishop Angel Garachana Pérez, C.M.F. (74)

International Meeting of Bishops’ Conferences: Secretariado Episcopal de América Central y Panamá (S.E.D.A.C.) Link Archbishop José Luis Escobar Alas (59)

International Meeting of Bishops’ Conferences: Consejo Episcopal Latinoamericano (C.E.L.A.M.) LinkTwitter Feed Cardinal Jesús Rubén Salazar Gómez (76)

as of 2018.11.18

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