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Apostolic Vicariate of

Brunei

Brunei Brunei

Continent: South and East Asia

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Apostolic Vicariate

Area: 5,765 km²

Population: 19,565 Catholics (4.3% of 452,112 total) (2015)

Immediately subject to the Holy See

Neighbouring Dioceses: Miri (↙), Keningau (→)

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Statistics: 3 parishes, 3 priests (diocesan) (2015)

History


Special Churches

All Churches (3)

Miri (↙), Keningau (→)

Present Prelates

Vicar Apostolic (2004.10.20 – ...):Bishop Cornelius Sim (66)Bishop Cornelius Sim (66)

Titular Bishop of Putia in Numidia

Vice-President of Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Malaysia, Singapore and Brunei

Ordinaries

Vicars Apostolic of Brunei (Roman Rite)

Bishop Cornelius Sim (66)Bishop Cornelius Sim (66)Permalink
(2004.10.20 – ...)

Vicar Apostolic of Brunei (Brunei)
Titular Bishop of Putia in Numidia
Vice-President of Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Malaysia, Singapore and Brunei

Duc in altum

Born:1951.09.16 (Brunei)
Ordained Priest:1989.11.26
Consecrated Bishop:2005.01.21

Prefect Apostolic of Brunei (Brunei) (1997.11.21 – 2004.10.20)

Titular Bishop of Putia in Numidia (2004.10.20 – ...)

Vicar Apostolic of Brunei (Brunei) (2004.10.20 – ...)

Secretary General of Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Malaysia, Singapore and Brunei (2015.01.01 – 2017.01.01)

Vice-President of Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Malaysia, Singapore and Brunei (2017.01.01 – ...)

Prefects Apostolic of Brunei (Roman Rite)

Bishop Cornelius Sim (66)Fr. Cornelius Sim (66) (later Bishop)Permalink
(1997.11.21 – 2004.10.20)

(see above)


as of 2018.07.29

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