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Syro-Malabar Diocese of

Irinjalakuda

India India

Continent: South and East Asia

Rite: Syro-Malabar

Type: Diocese Diocese

Name: Irinjalakuda / Irinialakuden(sis) (Latin)

Ecclesiastical Province: Trichur

Depends on: Dicastery for the Eastern Churches

Special Churches

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

Present Prelates

Bishop (2010.01.18 – ...):Bishop Pauly Kannookadan (60)Bishop Pauly Kannookadan (60)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Irinjalakuda (Syro-Malabar Rite)

Bishop Pauly Kannookadan (60)Bishop Pauly Kannookadan (60)Permalink
(2010.01.18 – ...)

Bishop of Irinjalakuda of the Syro-Malabars (India)

As you did it to the least one you did it to me

Born:1961.12.14 (Kuzhikattussery, 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)

Contact Info

Website: Link

Statistics

Area: 1,180 km²

Population: 289,000 Catholics (20.7% of 1,396,000 total) (2020)

Statistics: 137 parishes, 2 missions, 352 priests (220 diocesan, 132 religious), 2,195 lay religious (205 brothers, 1,990 sisters), 76 seminarians (2020)

Celebrations

Patron Saint: Sacred Heart of Jesus

History

Last updated on 2022.10.23

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