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Syro-Malabar Diocese of

Idukki

India India

Continent: South and East Asia

Rite: Syro-Malabar

Type: Diocese

Area: 3,000 km²

Population: 273,500 Catholics (34.0% of 805,325 total) (2017)

Statistics: 156 parishes, 702 priests (252 diocesan, 450 religious), 1,370 lay religious (457 brothers, 913 sisters), 73 seminarians (2017)

Ecclesiastical Province: Ernakulam–Angamaly

Neighbouring Dioceses: Kanjirapally (↙), Palai (↙), Kothamangalam (↖)

Depends on: Congregation for the Oriental Churches

Patron Saint: Holy Cross

Website: Link

History


Special Churches

Kanjirapally (↙), Palai (↙), Kothamangalam (↖)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2018.01.12 – ...):Bishop John Nellikunnel (47)Bishop John Nellikunnel (47)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Idukki (Syro-Malabar Rite)

Bishop John Nellikunnel (47)Bishop John Nellikunnel (47)Permalink
(2018.01.12 – ...)

Bishop of Idukki of the Syro-Malabars (India)

Born:1973.03.22 (Kadaplamattom, India)
Ordained Priest:1998.12.30
Consecrated Bishop:2018.04.05

Bishop of Idukki of the Syro-Malabars (India) (2018.01.12 – ...)

Bishop Mathew AnikuzhikattilPermalink
(2003.01.15 – 2018.01.12)

Divinization in Christ

Born:1942.09.23 (India)
Ordained Priest:1971.03.15
Consecrated Bishop:2003.03.02
Died:2020.05.01 († 77)

Bishop of Idukki of the Syro-Malabars (India) (2003.01.15 – 2018.01.12)


as of 2020.06.16

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