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Diocese of

Itanagar

India India

Continent: South and East Asia

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 52,283 km²

Population: 82,581 Catholics (10.7% of 771,564 total) (2018)

Statistics: 39 parishes, 3 missions, 118 priests (20 diocesan, 98 religious), 266 lay religious (106 brothers, 160 sisters), 17 seminarians (2018)

Ecclesiastical Province: Guwahati

Neighbouring Dioceses: Tezpur (↙), Darjeeling (←), Kangding 康定 (↑), Miao (↗), Dibrugarh (→)

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Patron Saint: Saint Joseph

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History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2005.12.07 – ...):Bishop John Thomas Kattrukudiyil (72)Bishop John Thomas Kattrukudiyil (72)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Itanagar (Roman Rite)

Bishop John Thomas Kattrukudiyil (72)Bishop John Thomas Kattrukudiyil (72)Permalink
(2005.12.07 – ...)

Bishop of Itanagar (India)

He must increase and I must decrease

Born:1948.01.18 (India)
Ordained Priest:1975.02.03
Consecrated Bishop:1994.09.08

Bishop of Diphu (India) (1994.06.10 – 2005.12.07)

Bishop of Itanagar (India) (2005.12.07 – ...)

Apostolic Administrator of Diphu (India) (2006.03.12 – 2007.02.14)


as of 2020.12.31

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