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Diocese of

Jaipur

India India

Continent: South and East Asia

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 129,060 km²

Population: 5,160 Catholics (0.0% of 28,711,000 total) (2014)

Ecclesiastical Province: Agra

Neighbouring Dioceses: Ajmer (↙), Multan (↖), Jalandhar (↑), Simla and Chandigarh (↑), Delhi (↗), Agra (→), Gwalior (→)

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Statistics: 26 parishes, 6 missions, 52 priests (15 diocesan, 37 religious), 215 lay religious (40 brothers, 175 sisters), 18 seminarians (2014)

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2005.07.20 – ...):Bishop Oswald Lewis (71)Bishop Oswald Lewis (71)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Jaipur (Roman Rite)

Bishop Oswald Lewis (71)Bishop Oswald Lewis (71)Permalink
(2005.07.20 – ...)

Bishop of Jaipur (India)

Born:1944.07.30 (India)
Ordained Priest:1972.12.30
Consecrated Bishop:1998.04.16

Coadjutor Bishop of Meerut (India) (1997.11.21 – 2005.07.20)

Bishop of Jaipur (India) (2005.07.20 – ...)


as of 2016.05.09

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