Diocese of Kansas City-Saint
Dioecesis Kansanopolitanae-Sancti Josephi
Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception Kansas City
|Location||Kansas City, Missouri|
|Territory||Northern & Western Missouri|
|Population||143,500 Catholics |
|Patron||Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception|
|Ecclesiastical province||Archdiocese of Saint Louis|
|Established||July 2, 1956|
|Cathedral||Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception (Kansas City, Missouri)|
|Bishop||Bishop of Kansas City-St Joseph|
|Website||Diocese of Kansas City-St Joseph|
|Diocesan Bishop||Robert Willian Finn
Bishop of Kansas City-St Joseph
The Roman Catholic Diocese of Kansas City-Saint Joseph is an ecclesiastical territory or diocese of the Roman Catholic Church in the state of Missouri in the United States, erected on September 10, 1880, as the Diocese of Kansas City, with territories taken from the Archdiocese of Saint Louis. Its first bishop was John Joseph Hogan. On July 2, 1956, the diocese incorporated the territory of the Diocese of Saint Joseph, giving the Diocese its current name; it now covers 15,429 square miles in northern and western Missouri.
The bishop is Robert Willian Finn, since May 2005.