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Catholic Church

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Republic of the Union of Myanmar (Myanmar)

Myanmar

Also known as: Myanmar (Deutsch, español, Italiano, Português), la Birmanie (français), le Myanmar (français), Birma (polski), 緬甸 (正體中文), ミャンマー (日本語), Birmania (latine)

Formerly: Burma

Continent: South and East Asia

Capital: Naypyidaw

Population: 42,720,000

Area: 657,740 km²

Religions: Buddhist 89%, Christian 4% (Baptist 3%, Roman Catholic 1%), Muslim 4%, animist 1%, other 2%

Languages: Burmese, minority ethnic groups have their own languages

Neighbouring Countries: India India, ← Bangladesh Bangladesh, ↗ China China, → Laos Laos, ↘ Thailand Thailand


Circumscriptions (16): Metr. Archdioceses (3), Dioceses (13)


Roman Rite (16): Banmaw, Hakha, Hpa-an, Kalay, Kengtung, Lashio, Loikaw, Mandalay, Mawlamyine, Myitkyina, Pathein, Pekhon, Pyay, Taunggyi, Taungngu, Yangon


by Type | by Name | by Ecclesiastical Province
Changes in Circumscriptions | Former Circumscriptions


BishopsBishops: by Age | by Name | by Precedence | Jubilarians | Recent Events


Special Churches Special Churches: Cathedrals Cathedrals (16)

Documents Documents


Apostolic Delegation: Myanmar Archbishop Paul Tschang In-nam (64)

Conference of Bishops: Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Myanmar (M.C.B.C.) LinkTwitter Feed Bishop Felix Lian Khen Thang (54)

International Meeting of Bishops’ Conferences: Federation of Asian Bishops’ Conferences (F.A.B.C.) Link Cardinal Oswald Gracias (69)


as of 2014.10.16

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