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Metropolitan Archdiocese of

Moncton

Canada Canada

Continent: North America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Metropolitan Archdiocese Metr. Archdiocese

Name: Moncton / Monctonen(sis) (Latin)

Suffragan Sees: Bathurst, Edmundston, Saint John, New Brunswick

Depends on: Dicastery for Bishops

Special Churches

Churches by City (60)

Saint John, New Brunswick (←), Charlottetown (↗), Halifax–Yarmouth (↘)

Present Prelates

Metropolitan Archbishop (2012.06.15 – ...):Archbishop Valéry Vienneau (74)Archbishop Valéry Vienneau (74)

Ordinaries

Metropolitan Archbishops of Moncton (Roman Rite)

Archbishop Valéry Vienneau (74)Archbishop Valéry Vienneau (74)Permalink
(2012.06.15 – ...)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Moncton (Canada)

Ut videntes Jesum

Born:1947.10.13 (Cap-Pelé, QC, Canada)
Ordained Priest:1982.08.29
Consecrated Bishop:2002.10.08

Bishop of Bathurst (Canada) (2002.07.03 – 2012.06.15)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Moncton (Canada) (2012.06.15 – ...)

Archbishop André Richard, C.S.C. (85)Archbishop André Richard, C.S.C. (85)Permalink
(2002.03.16 – 2012.06.15)

Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Moncton (Canada)

La Croix est mon unique espérance

Born:1937.06.30 (Saint-Ignace, NB, Canada)
Ordained Priest:1963.02.17
Consecrated Bishop:1989.08.09

Bishop of Bathurst (Canada) (1989.05.20 – 2002.03.16)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Moncton (Canada) (2002.03.16 – 2012.06.15)

Archbishop Ernest Léger (78)Archbishop Ernest Léger (78)Permalink
(1996.11.27 – 2002.03.16)

Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Moncton (Canada)

Sufficit tibi gratia mea

Born:1944.02.27 (Haute-Aboujagane, NB, Canada)
Ordained Priest:1968.03.11
Consecrated Bishop:1997.01.29

Metropolitan Archbishop of Moncton (Canada) (1996.11.27 – 2002.03.16)

Archbishop Donat ChiassonPermalink
(1972.03.23 – 1995.09.21)

Born:1930.01.02 (Paquetville, NB, Canada)
Ordained Priest:1956.05.06
Consecrated Bishop:1972.06.01
Died:2003.10.08 († 73)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Moncton (Canada) (1972.03.23 – 1995.09.21)

Archbishop Norbert RobichaudPermalink
(1942.07.25 – 1972.03.23)

Turris fortitudinis

Born:1905.04.01 (Saint-Charles-de-Kent, NB, Canada)
Ordained Priest:1931.05.01
Consecrated Bishop:1942.09.08
Died:1979.10.21 († 74)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Moncton (Canada) (1942.07.25 – 1972.03.23)

Archbishop Louis-Joseph-Arthur MelansonPermalink
(1936.12.16 – 1941.10.23)

Sentiant omnes tuum juvamen

Born:1879.03.25 (Canada)
Ordained Priest:1905.07.09
Consecrated Bishop:1933.02.22
Died:1941.10.23 († 62)

Bishop of Gravelbourg (1932.11.25 – 1936.12.16)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Moncton (Canada) (1936.12.16 – 1941.10.23)

Contact Info

Address: 224, rue St-George, Moncton, NB E1C 0V1, Canada

Phone: +1 (506) 857-9531

Website: Link

Statistics

Area: 12,000 km²

Population: 111,000 Catholics (50.2% of 221,000 total) (2020)

Statistics: 46 parishes, 43 priests (25 diocesan, 18 religious), 5 deacons, 199 lay religious (29 brothers, 170 sisters), 2 seminarians (2020)

Celebrations

Patron Saint: Assumption of Mary (August 15)

Cathedral Dedication Anniversary: September 30 (1961)

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History

Papal Visits

Last updated on 2022.09.23

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