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Syro-Malabar Diocese of

Belthangady

India India

Continent: South and East Asia

Rite: Syro-Malabar

Type: Diocese

Area: 12,543 km²

Population: 20,292 Catholics (0.5% of 3,983,690 total) (2017)

Statistics: 53 parishes, 10 missions, 69 priests (41 diocesan, 28 religious), 236 lay religious (39 brothers, 197 sisters), 20 seminarians (2017)

Ecclesiastical Province: Tellicherry

Neighbouring Dioceses: Bhadravathi (↗), Mandya (↘), Mananthavady (↘), Tellicherry (↓)

Depends on: Congregation for the Oriental Churches

Patron Saint: St. Thomas the Apostle

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History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (1999.04.24 – ...):Bishop Lawrence Mukkuzhy (68)Bishop Lawrence Mukkuzhy (68)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Belthangady (Syro-Malabar Rite)

Bishop Lawrence Mukkuzhy (68)Bishop Lawrence Mukkuzhy (68)Permalink
(1999.04.24 – ...)

Bishop of Belthangady of the Syro-Malabars (India)

To love and to serve

Born:1951.08.31 (India)
Ordained Priest:1978.12.27
Consecrated Bishop:1999.08.04

Bishop of Belthangady of the Syro-Malabars (India) (1999.04.24 – ...)


as of 2019.09.27

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