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Mission sui juris of

Afghanistan

Afghanistan Afghanistan

Continent: Central and Southwest Asia

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Mission sui juris

Area: 652,864 km²

Population: 215 Catholics (0.0% of 28,225,160 total) (2017)

Statistics: 1 parish, 3 priests (religious), 9 lay religious (3 brothers, 6 sisters) (2017)

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

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. (64)Fr. Giovanni M. Scalese, B. (64)

Ordinaries

Ecclesiastical Superiors of Afghanistan (Roman Rite)

Fr. Giovanni M. Scalese, B. (64)Fr. Giovanni M. Scalese, B. (64)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 2019.11.30

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