Continent: South and East Asia
Rite: Roman (Latin)
Name: Ahmedabad / Ahmedabaden(sis) (Latin)
Ecclesiastical Province: Gandhinagar
Depends on: Dicastery for Evangelisation
|Bishop (2018.01.29 – ...):||Bishop Athanasius Rethna Swamy Swamiadian (61)|
|Bishops of Ahmedabad (Roman Rite)|
Bishop of Ahmedabad (India)
Bishop Thomas Ignatius Macwan (70) (later Archbishop)
Bishop Charles Gomes, S.J.
Bishop Edwin Pinto, S.J.
|Ecclesiastical Superiors of Ahmedabad (Roman Rite)|
Fr. Joaquín Villallonga, S.J.
Area: 14,791 km²
Population: 70,220 Catholics (0.7% of 10,056,395 total) (2020)
Statistics: 45 parishes, 156 priests (81 diocesan, 75 religious), 486 lay religious (119 brothers, 367 sisters), 10 seminarians (2020)
Patron Saint: Sacred Heart of Jesus, Saint Francis Xavier
Last updated on 2022.10.23
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