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Diocese of

Jayapura

Indonesia Indonesia

Continent: Oceania

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 14,702 km²

Population: 80,981 Catholics (8.4% of 968,499 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Merauke

Neighbouring Dioceses: Agats (↙), Timika (↙), Caroline Islands (↑), Vanimo (→), Merauke (↓)

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Statistics: 27 parishes, 1 mission, 59 priests (22 diocesan, 37 religious), 1 deacon, 168 lay religious (119 brothers, 49 sisters), 33 seminarians (2015)

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (1997.08.29 – ...):Bishop Leo Laba Ladjar, O.F.M. (75)Bishop Leo Laba Ladjar, O.F.M. (75)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Jayapura (Roman Rite)

Bishop Leo Laba Ladjar, O.F.M. (75)Bishop Leo Laba Ladjar, O.F.M. (75)Permalink
(1997.08.29 – ...)

Bishop of Jayapura (Indonesia)

In caritate et humilitate Dei

Born:1943.11.04 (Indonesia)
Ordained Priest:1975.06.29
Consecrated Bishop:1994.04.10

Titular Bishop of Bencenna (1993.12.06 – 1997.08.29)

Auxiliary Bishop of Jayapura (Indonesia) (1993.12.06 – 1997.08.29)

Bishop of Jayapura (Indonesia) (1997.08.29 – ...)

Vice-President of Episcopal Conference of Indonesia (2015 – 2018.11.13)

Bishop Herman Ferdinandus Maria Münninghoff, O.F.M.Permalink
(1973.08.22 – 1997.08.29)

Lux vita

Born:1921.11.30 (Netherlands)
Ordained Priest:1953.03.15
Consecrated Bishop:1972.09.10
Died:2018.02.07 († 96)

Bishop of Djajapura (Indonesia) (1972.05.06 – 1973.08.22)

Bishop of Jayapura (Indonesia) (1973.08.22 – 1997.08.29)

Bishops of Djajapura (Roman Rite)

Bishop Herman Ferdinandus Maria Münninghoff, O.F.M.Permalink
(1972.05.06 – 1973.08.22)

(see above)

Bishop Rudolf Joseph Manfred Staverman, O.F.M.Permalink
(1969.04.25 – 1972.05.06)

In verbo tuo

Born:1915.04.08 (Netherlands)
Ordained Priest:1940.03.03
Consecrated Bishop:1956.09.12
Died:1990.10.18 († 75)

Vicar Apostolic of Hollandia (Indonesia) (1956.04.29 – 1963.06.28)

Titular Bishop of Mosynopolis (1956.04.29 – 1966.11.15)

Vicar Apostolic of Kota Baru (Indonesia) (1963.06.28 – 1964.06.12)

Vicar Apostolic of Sukarnapura (Indonesia) (1964.06.12 – 1966.11.15)

Bishop of Sukarnapura (Indonesia) (1966.11.15 – 1969.04.25)

Bishop of Djajapura (Indonesia) (1969.04.25 – 1972.05.06)

Bishops of Sukarnapura (Roman Rite)

Bishop Rudolf Joseph Manfred Staverman, O.F.M.Permalink
(1966.11.15 – 1969.04.25)

(see above)

Vicars Apostolic of Sukarnapura (Roman Rite)

Bishop Rudolf Joseph Manfred Staverman, O.F.M.Permalink
(1964.06.12 – 1966.11.15)

(see above)

Vicars Apostolic of Kota Baru (Roman Rite)

Bishop Rudolf Joseph Manfred Staverman, O.F.M.Permalink
(1963.06.28 – 1964.06.12)

(see above)

Vicars Apostolic of Hollandia (Roman Rite)

Bishop Rudolf Joseph Manfred Staverman, O.F.M.Permalink
(1956.04.29 – 1963.06.28)

(see above)

Prefects Apostolic of Hollandia (Roman Rite)

Fr. Oscar Cremers, O.F.M.Permalink
(1949.06.03 – 1954)

Died:1954

Prefect Apostolic of Hollandia (Indonesia) (1949.06.03 – 1954)

Former Prelates


as of 2018.11.17

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