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Diocese of

Jashpur

India India

Continent: South and East Asia

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 6,457 km²

Population: 200,133 Catholics (22.6% of 885,000 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Raipur

Neighbouring Dioceses: Raigarh (↙), Ambikapur (←), Gumla (↗), Simdega (↘)

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Patron Saint: Our Lady of Rosary

Statistics: 50 parishes, 1 mission, 187 priests (127 diocesan, 60 religious), 467 lay religious (69 brothers, 398 sisters), 30 seminarians (2015)

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2009.12.22 – ...):Bishop Emmanuel Kerketta (66)Bishop Emmanuel Kerketta (66)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Jashpur (Roman Rite)

Bishop Emmanuel Kerketta (66)Bishop Emmanuel Kerketta (66)Permalink
(2009.12.22 – ...)

Bishop of Jashpur (India)

Love and service

Born:1952.03.16 (India)
Ordained Priest:1984.05.05
Consecrated Bishop:2010.02.02

Bishop of Jashpur (India) (2009.12.22 – ...)

Bishop Victor KindoPermalink
(2006.03.23 – 2008.06.12)

Born:1947.05.12 (India)
Ordained Priest:1974.12.14
Consecrated Bishop:1986.01.20
Died:2008.06.12 († 61)

Bishop of Raigarh (India) (1985.11.25 – 2006.03.23)

Bishop of Jashpur (India) (2006.03.23 – 2008.06.12)


as of 2018.11.07

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