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Diocese of

Jaipur

India India

Continent: South and East Asia

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 129,000 km²

Population: 5,050 Catholics (0.0% of 26,577,130 total) (2017)

Statistics: 29 parishes, 71 priests (23 diocesan, 48 religious), 223 lay religious (50 brothers, 173 sisters), 15 seminarians (2017)

Ecclesiastical Province: Agra

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

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Patron Saint: Our Lady of the Annunciation

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2005.07.20 – ...):Bishop Oswald Lewis (75)Bishop Oswald Lewis (75)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Jaipur (Roman Rite)

Bishop Oswald Lewis (75)Bishop Oswald Lewis (75)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 2019.09.27

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