Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Vercelli

The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Vercelli (in Latin, Archidioecesis Vercellensis) is a Latin rite Metropolitan see in northern Italy, one of the two archdioceses which form the ecclesiastical region of Piedmont.

Archdiocese of Vercelli

Archidioecesis Vercellensis
Vercelli Cathedral
Location
CountryItaly
Ecclesiastical provinceVercelli
Statistics
Area1,658 km2 (640 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics (including non-members)
(as of 2012)
179,800
174,200 (96.9%)
Parishes117
Information
DenominationCatholic Church
RiteRoman Rite
Established3rd century
CathedralCattedrale-Basilica di S. Eusebio
Secular priests87 (diocesan)
16 (Religious Orders)
Current leadership
PopeFrancis
ArchbishopMarco Arnolfo[1]
Map
Website
www.arcidiocesi.vc.it

The archbishop's seat is in Basilica Cattedrale di S. Eusebio, a minor basilica dedicated to its canonized first bishop, in Vercelli, Piemonte (Piedmont). The city also has two Minor basilicas: Basilica di S. Andrea and Basilica di S. Maria Maggiore[2][3]