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Diocese of

Bongaigaon

India India

Continent: South and East Asia

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 13,630 km²

Population: 70,400 Catholics (0.8% of 8,314,260 total) (2018)

Statistics: 34 parishes, 1 mission, 77 priests (31 diocesan, 46 religious), 300 lay religious (67 brothers, 233 sisters), 15 seminarians (2018)

Ecclesiastical Province: Guwahati

Neighbouring Dioceses: Dinajpur (↙), Jalpaiguri (←), Darjeeling (↑), Guwahati (→), Tura (↓)

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Patron Saint: Christ the Light of the World

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History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2000.05.10 – ...):Bishop Thomas Pulloppillil (66)Bishop Thomas Pulloppillil (66)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Bongaigaon (Roman Rite)

Bishop Thomas Pulloppillil (66)Bishop Thomas Pulloppillil (66)Permalink
(2000.05.10 – ...)

Bishop of Bongaigaon (India)

To build and to plant

Born:1954.07.14 (India)
Ordained Priest:1981.04.06
Consecrated Bishop:2000.08.20

Bishop of Bongaigaon (India) (2000.05.10 – ...)


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