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Syro-Malabar Diocese of

Irinjalakuda

India India

Continent: South and East Asia

Rite: Syro-Malabar

Type: Diocese

Area: 1,180 km²

Population: 263,185 Catholics (19.5% of 1,352,060 total) (2017)

Statistics: 135 parishes, 34 missions, 336 priests (220 diocesan, 116 religious), 2,092 lay religious (189 brothers, 1,903 sisters), 30 seminarians (2017)

Ecclesiastical Province: Trichur

Neighbouring Dioceses: Trichur (↑), Ramanathapuram (↗), Kothamangalam (↘), Ernakulam–Angamaly (↓)

Depends on: Congregation for the Oriental Churches

Patron Saint: Sacred Heart of Jesus

Website: Link

History


Special Churches

Trichur (↑), Ramanathapuram (↗), Kothamangalam (↘), Ernakulam–Angamaly (↓)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2010.01.18 – ...):Bishop Pauly Kannookadan (57)Bishop Pauly Kannookadan (57)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Irinjalakuda (Syro-Malabar Rite)

Bishop Pauly Kannookadan (57)Bishop Pauly Kannookadan (57)Permalink
(2010.01.18 – ...)

Bishop of Irinjalakuda of the Syro-Malabars (India)

Born:1961.12.14 (India)
Ordained Priest:1985.12.28
Consecrated Bishop:2010.04.18

Bishop of Irinjalakuda of the Syro-Malabars (India) (2010.01.18 – ...)

Bishop James PazhayattilPermalink
(1978.06.22 – 2010.01.18)

Born:1934.07.26 (India)
Ordained Priest:1961.10.03
Consecrated Bishop:1978.09.10
Died:2016.07.10 († 81)

Bishop of Irinjalakuda of the Syro-Malabars (India) (1978.06.22 – 2010.01.18)


as of 2019.09.27

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