Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Winnipeg
The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Winnipeg (Latin: Archidioecesis Vinnipegensis) is a Roman Catholic archdiocese that includes part of the Province of Manitoba. It was previously led by archbishop emeritus James Weisgerber. The archdiocese is the only diocese of the Roman Rite in Canada that is immediately subject to the Holy See, as it is not part of an ecclesiastical province.
Archdiocese of Winnipeg
|Cathedral||St. Mary's Cathedral in Winnipeg|
As of 2010, the archdiocese contains 92 parishes, 60 active diocesan priests, 26 religious priests, and 166,000 Catholics. It also has 27 religious brothers, 113 religious sisters, and 19 permanent deacons. The cathedral of the archdiocese is St. Mary's Cathedral in Winnipeg.
The following is a list of the bishops and archbishops of Winnipeg and their terms of service:
- Arthur Alfred Sinnott (1915–1952)
- Philip Francis Pocock (1952–1961), appointed Coadjutor Archbishop of Toronto, Ontario
- George Flahiff (1960–1982)
- Adam Exner (1982–1991), appointed Archbishop of Vancouver, British Columbia
- Leonard James Wall (1992–2000)
- James Weisgerber (2000–2013)
- Richard Gagnon (2014–present)
- Gerald C. Murray, C.SS.R. (1944-1951), did not succeed to the see
- Philip Francis Pocock (1951-1952)
- Francis Ryder Wood (1940-1943?), did not take effect
Other priest of this diocese who became bishop
- Charles Aimé Halpin, appointed Archbishop of Regina in 1973
- "History: Part III - The Formation of the Archdiocese of Winnipeg". Archdiocese of Winnipeg. Archived from the original on 2007-12-24. Retrieved 2008-11-18.
- Archdiocese of Winnipeg page at catholichierarchy.org retrieved July 14, 2006