GCatholic.org


Map

Mission sui juris of

Afghanistan

Afghanistan Afghanistan

Continent: Central and Southwest Asia

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Mission sui juris

Area: 652,000 km²

Population: 205 Catholics (0.0% of 27,102,000 total) (2015)

Immediately subject to the Holy See

Neighbouring Dioceses: Isfahan (←), Turkmenistan (↖), Uzbekistan (↑), Tajikistan (↑), Xinjiang 新疆 (↗), Islamabad–Rawalpindi (→), Quetta (↓)

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Statistics: 1 parish, 3 priests (religious), 13 lay religious (4 brothers, 9 sisters) (2015)

History


All Churches (1)

Isfahan (←), Turkmenistan (↖), Uzbekistan (↑), Tajikistan (↑), Xinjiang 新疆 (↗), Islamabad–Rawalpindi (→), Quetta (↓)

Present Prelates

Ecclesiastical Superior (2014.11.04 – ...):Fr. Giovanni M. Scalese, B. (63)Fr. Giovanni M. Scalese, B. (63)

Ordinaries

Ecclesiastical Superiors of Afghanistan (Roman Rite)

Fr. Giovanni M. Scalese, B. (63)Fr. Giovanni M. Scalese, B. (63)Permalink
(2014.11.04 – ...)

Ecclesiastical Superior of Afghanistan (Afghanistan)

Born:1955.08.19 (Italy)
Ordained Priest:1981.06.20

Ecclesiastical Superior of Afghanistan (Afghanistan) (2014.11.04 – ...)

Fr. Giuseppe Moretti, B.Permalink
(2002.05.16 – 2014.11.04)

Born:1938.11.10 (Italy)
Ordained Priest:1963.03.09

Ecclesiastical Superior of Afghanistan (Afghanistan) (2002.05.16 – 2014.11.04)


as of 2018.11.07

© 2018 GCatholic.org

Up