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Diocese of

Barishal

Bangladesh Bangladesh

Continent: South and East Asia

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 20,708 km²

Population: 15,980 Catholics (0.1% of 14,352,716 total) (2018)

Statistics: 8 parishes, 24 priests (18 diocesan, 6 religious), 56 lay religious (10 brothers, 46 sisters), 7 seminarians (2018)

Ecclesiastical Province: Chattogram

Neighbouring Dioceses: Khulna (↖), Dhaka (↑), Agartala (↗), Chattogram (→)

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Patron Saint: Saint Peter

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop:vacant

Ordinaries

Bishops of Barishal (Roman Rite)

Archbishop Lawrence Subrata Howlader, C.S.C. (55)Bishop Lawrence Subrata Howlader, C.S.C. (55) (later Archbishop)Permalink
(2018.12.28 – 2021.02.19)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Chattogram (Bangladesh)

Let’s enter in the house of the Lord

Born:1965.09.11 (Bangladesh)
Ordained Priest:1994.12.31
Consecrated Bishop:2009.07.03

Titular Bishop of Afufenia (2009.05.07 – 2015.12.29)

Auxiliary Bishop of Chittagong (Bangladesh) (2009.05.07 – 2015.12.29)

Bishop of Barisal (Bangladesh) (2015.12.29 – 2018.12.28)

Bishop of Barishal (Bangladesh) (2018.12.28 – 2021.02.19)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Chattogram (Bangladesh) (2021.02.19 – ...)

Bishops of Barisal (Roman Rite)

Archbishop Lawrence Subrata Howlader, C.S.C. (55)Bishop Lawrence Subrata Howlader, C.S.C. (55) (later Archbishop)Permalink
(2015.12.29 – 2018.12.28)

(see above)


as of 2021.03.01

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