GCatholic.org


Map

Diocese of

Itanagar

India India

Continent: South and East Asia

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 52,253 km²

Population: 80,000 Catholics (8.9% of 898,000 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Guwahati

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

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Patron Saint: St. Joseph

Statistics: 32 parishes, 17 missions, 101 priests (12 diocesan, 89 religious), 258 lay religious (98 brothers, 160 sisters), 30 seminarians (2015)

Website: Link

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2005.12.07 – ...):Bishop John Thomas Kattrukudiyil (70)Bishop John Thomas Kattrukudiyil (70)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Itanagar (Roman Rite)

Bishop John Thomas Kattrukudiyil (70)Bishop John Thomas Kattrukudiyil (70)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 2018.11.07

© 2018 GCatholic.org

Up