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Catholic Church

in

United Mexican States (Mexico)

Mexico

Also known as: Mexiko (Deutsch), México (español, Português), le Mexique (français), Messico (Italiano), Meksyk (polski), 墨西哥 (正體中文), メキシコ (日本語), Mexicum (latine)

Continent: North America

Capital: Mexico City

Population: 104,960,000

Area: 1,923,040 km²

Patron Saints: St. Elias Nieves, Our Lady of Guadalupe

Religions: nominally Roman Catholic 89%, Protestant 6%, other 5%

Languages: Spanish, various Mayan, Nahuatl, and other regional indigenous languages

Neighbouring Countries: United States United States, → Cuba Cuba, ↘ Belize Belize, ↘ Guatemala Guatemala


Circumscriptions (95): Metr. Archdioceses (18), Dioceses (71), Territorial Prelatures (5), Apostolic Exarchates (1)


Roman Rite (92): Acapulco, Aguascalientes, Antequera, Apatzingán, Atlacomulco, Autlán, Campeche, Cancún–Chetumal, Celaya, Chihuahua, Chilpancingo–Chilapa, Ciudad Altamirano, Ciudad Guzmán, Ciudad Juárez, Ciudad Lázaro Cárdenas, Ciudad Obregón, Ciudad Valles, Ciudad Victoria, Coatzacoalcos, Colima, Córdoba, Cuauhtémoc–Madera, Cuautitlán, Cuernavaca, Culiacán, Durango, Ecatepec, El Nayar, El Salto, Ensenada, Gómez Palacio, Guadalajara, Hermosillo, Huajuapan de León, Huautla, Huejutla, Irapuato, Izcalli, Jalapa, La Paz, León, Linares, Matamoros, Matehuala, Mazatlán, Mexicali, México, Mixes, Monterrey, Morelia, Nezahualcóyotl, Nuevo Casas Grandes, Nuevo Laredo, Orizaba, Papantla, Parral, Piedras Negras, Puebla de los Angeles, Puerto Escondido, Querétaro, Saltillo, San Andrés Tuxtla, San Cristóbal de las Casas, San Juan de los Lagos, San Luis Potosí, Tabasco, Tacámbaro, Tampico, Tapachula, Tarahumara, Tehuacán, Tehuantepec, Tenancingo, Teotihuacan, Tepic, Texcoco, Tijuana, Tlalnepantla, Tlapa, Tlaxcala, Toluca, Torreón, Tula, Tulancingo, Tuxpan, Tuxtepec, Tuxtla Gutiérrez, Valle de Chalco, Veracruz, Yucatán, Zacatecas, Zamora

Armenian Church (1): América Latina e México

Greek-Melkite Church (1): Nuestra Señora del Paraíso en México

Maronite Church (1): Nuestra Señora de los Mártires del Líbano en México


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


CardinalsCardinals (2 electors/4 total): Cardinal Javier Lozano Barragán (81)Lozano Barragán (81), Cardinal Norberto Rivera Carrera (72)Rivera Carrera (72), Cardinal Francisco Robles Ortega (65)Robles Ortega (65), Cardinal Juan Sandoval Íñiguez (81)Sandoval Íñiguez (81) | All Cardinals

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


Special Churches Special Churches: Cathedrals Cathedrals (104), Basilicas Basilicas (29), National Shrines National Shrines (2), World Heritage Churches World Heritage Churches (9)

Documents and Celebrations Documents and Celebrations


Papal Visits


Apostolic Nunciature: Mexico Archbishop Christophe Pierre (68)

Conference of Bishops: Conferencia del Episcopado Mexicano (C.E.M.) LinkTwitter Feed Cardinal Francisco Robles Ortega (65)

International Meeting of Bishops’ Conferences: Consejo Episcopal Latinoamericano (C.E.L.A.M.) LinkTwitter Feed Archbishop Carlos Aguiar Retes (64)


as of 2014.10.22

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