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Diocese of

Berhampur

India India

Continent: South and East Asia

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 119,213 km²

Population: 69,308 Catholics (1.9% of 3,679,472 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Cuttack–Bhubaneswar

Neighbouring Dioceses: Srikakulam (↙), Rayagada (←), Cuttack–Bhubaneswar (↗)

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Patron Saint: St. Vincent de Paul

Statistics: 23 parishes, 6 missions, 81 priests (35 diocesan, 46 religious), 296 lay religious (99 brothers, 197 sisters), 15 seminarians (2015)

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2006.11.27 – ...):Bishop Sarat Chandra Nayak (61)Bishop Sarat Chandra Nayak (61)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Berhampur (Roman Rite)

Bishop Sarat Chandra Nayak (61)Bishop Sarat Chandra Nayak (61)Permalink
(2006.11.27 – ...)

Bishop of Berhampur (India)

To be a happy servant

Born:1957.07.01 (India)
Ordained Priest:1990.04.25
Consecrated Bishop:2007.01.30

Bishop of Berhampur (India) (2006.11.27 – ...)

Bishop Joseph DasPermalink
(1993.05.03 – 2006.11.27)

Born:1930.07.07 (India)
Ordained Priest:1959.12.06
Consecrated Bishop:1993.07.07
Died:2008.08.05 († 78)

Bishop of Berhampur (India) (1993.05.03 – 2006.11.27)

Bishop Thomas Thiruthalil, C.M. (82)Bishop Thomas Thiruthalil, C.M. (82)Permalink
(1974.01.24 – 1989.12.18)

Bishop emeritus of Balasore (India)

Transforming lives

Born:1936.01.17 (India)
Ordained Priest:1963.04.14
Consecrated Bishop:1974.05.05

Bishop of Berhampur (India) (1974.01.24 – 1989.12.18)

Bishop of Balasore (India) (1989.12.18 – 2013.12.09)


as of 2018.11.07

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