RC Diocese of Grand Falls,NL Canada 


Ecclesiastical History

  • Prefecture Apostolic of Newfoundland, May 30, 1784 by Pope Pius VI

  • Vicariate Apostolic of Newfoundland, January 5, 1976 by Pope Pius VI

  • Diocese of Newfoundland, June 4, 1847 by Pope Pius IX

  • Diocese of Harbor Grace canonically erected, February 29, 1856 by Pope Pius IX.

  • Seat of the Diocese was transferred to Grand Falls in 1953

  • In 1965, the Immaculate Conception Cathedral was consecrated and renamed the Diocese of Grand Falls.

  • Ecclesiastical Province: St. John's

  • Rite: Roman Catholic

  • 30 Parishes; 35 Missions

  Bishop's Bio (Wikipedia): Robert Anthony Daniels


Maurice DeNobrega - Web Custodian

Our Lady of Perpetual Help,

PO Box 59,

Gambo, NL

A0G 2E0

email: r.c.parish@eastlink.ca

Tel:     (709)-674-4484

Home: (709)-674-7534