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Diocese of

Agartala

India India

Continent: South and East Asia

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 10,491 km²

Population: 45,092 Catholics (1.1% of 4,100,000 total) (2017)

Statistics: 20 parishes, 8 missions, 69 priests (4 diocesan, 65 religious), 295 lay religious (114 brothers, 181 sisters), 7 seminarians (2017)

Ecclesiastical Province: Shillong

Neighbouring Dioceses: Barishal (↙), Dhaka (←), Aizawl (↗), Chattogram (↓)

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Patron Saint: St. Francis Xavier

Website: Link

History


Special Churches

Barishal (↙), Dhaka (←), Aizawl (↗), Chattogram (↓)

Present Prelates

Bishop (1996.01.11 – ...):Bishop Lumen Monteiro, C.S.C. (68)Bishop Lumen Monteiro, C.S.C. (68)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Agartala (Roman Rite)

Bishop Lumen Monteiro, C.S.C. (68)Bishop Lumen Monteiro, C.S.C. (68)Permalink
(1996.01.11 – ...)

Bishop of Agartala (India)

Lead us onwards

Born:1952.02.01 (India)
Ordained Priest:1980.10.28
Consecrated Bishop:1996.05.26

Bishop of Agartala (India) (1996.01.11 – ...)


as of 2020.03.23

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