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Diocese of

Jaipur

India India

Continent: South and East Asia

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 129,000 km²

Population: 4,950 Catholics (0.0% of 25,900,000 total) (2015)

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, 50 priests (17 diocesan, 33 religious), 198 lay religious (35 brothers, 163 sisters), 16 seminarians (2015)

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2005.07.20 – ...):Bishop Oswald Lewis (73)Bishop Oswald Lewis (73)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Jaipur (Roman Rite)

Bishop Oswald Lewis (73)Bishop Oswald Lewis (73)Permalink
(2005.07.20 – ...)

Bishop of Jaipur (India)

To serve in humility

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 2017.09.25

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