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Republic of Honduras (Honduras)

Honduras

Also known as: le Honduras (français), Honduras (Deutsch, español, Italiano, polski, Português), 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: Nuestra Señora de Suyapa (February 23)

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 (11): Metr. Archdioceses (1), Dioceses (10)


Roman Rite (11): Choluteca, Comayagua, Danlí, Gracias, 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. (78)Rodríguez Maradiaga (78) | All Cardinals

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


Special Churches Special Churches: Cathedrals Cathedrals (12), Basilicas Basilicas (1), National Shrines National Shrines (1)

Documents and Celebrations Documents and Celebrations


Papal Visits


Apostolic Nunciature: Honduras Archbishop Gábor Pintér (57)

Conference of Bishops: Conferencia Episcopal de Honduras (C.E.H.) Bishop Angel Garachana Pérez, C.M.F. (76)

International Meeting of Bishops’ Conferences: Secretariado Episcopal de América Central y Panamá (S.E.D.A.C.) Link Archbishop José Luis Escobar Alas (62)

International Meeting of Bishops’ Conferences: Consejo Episcopal Latinoamericano (C.E.L.A.M.) LinkTwitter Feed Archbishop Héctor Miguel Cabrejos Vidarte, O.F.M. (72)


as of 2021.06.12

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