Roman Catholic Diocese of Corpus Christi
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Roman Catholic Diocese of Corpus Christi
Diocese of Corpus Christi

Dioecesis Corporis Christi
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Location
Country United States
TerritoryCounties of Aransas, Bee, Brooks, Duval, Jim Wells, Kenedy, Kleberg, Live Oak, Nueces, Refugio, San Patricio, and a portion of McMullin County
Ecclesiastical provinceArchdiocese of Galveston-Houston
MetropolitanCorpus Christi, Texas
Population
- Catholics

388,878 (69.9%)
Information
DenominationRoman Catholic
RiteRoman Rite
EstablishedMarch 23, 1912
CathedralCorpus Christi Cathedral
Patron saintOur Lady of Guadalupe
Current leadership
PopeFrancis
BishopWilliam Mulvey
Bishop of Corpus Christi
Metropolitan ArchbishopDaniel DiNardo
Archbishop of Galveston-Houston
Emeritus BishopsRené Henry Gracida
Edmond Carmody
Map
Diocese of Corpus Christi in Texas.jpg
Website
diocesecc.org

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Corpus Christi (Latin: Dioecesis Corporis Christi) is a Roman Catholic diocese in Texas. It was founded on March 23, 1912.

Bishops

Vicars Apostolic of Brownsville

  1. Dominic Manucy (1874-1884)
  2. Peter Verdaguer y Prat (1890-1911)

Bishops of Corpus Christi

  1. Paul Joseph Nussbaum (1913-1920), appointed Bishop of Saulte Sainte Marie-Marquette
  2. Emmanuel Boleslaus Ledvina (1921-1949)
  3. Mariano Simon Garriga (1949-1965)
  4. Thomas Joseph Drury (1965-1983)
  5. René Henry Gracida (1983-1997)
  6. Roberto González Nieves (1997-1999), appointed Archbishop of San Juan in Puerto Rico
  7. Edmond Carmody (2000-2010)
  8. William Mulvey (2010-present)

Coadjutor Bishops

Auxiliary Bishop

Other priests of this diocese who became bishops

High schools

See also

References

External links

Corpus Christi Cathedral

Coordinates: 27°44?34?N 97°24?07?W / 27.74278°N 97.40194°W / 27.74278; -97.40194



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