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Metropolitan Archdiocese of

Kupang

Indonesia Indonesia

Continent: South and East Asia

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Metropolitan Archdiocese

Area: 14,150 km²

Population: 187,985 Catholics (12.7% of 1,484,150 total) (2015)

Suffragan Sees: Atambua, Weetebula

Neighbouring Dioceses: Weetebula (←), Ende (↖), Maumere (↖), Larantuka (↑), Atambua (↗), Broome (↓)

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Statistics: 30 parishes, 119 priests (106 diocesan, 13 religious), 395 lay religious (148 brothers, 247 sisters), 231 seminarians (2015)

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Metropolitan Archbishop (1997.10.10 – ...):Archbishop Peter Turang (70)Archbishop Peter Turang (70)

Ordinaries

Metropolitan Archbishops of Kupang (Roman Rite)

Archbishop Peter Turang (70)Archbishop Peter Turang (70)Permalink
(1997.10.10 – ...)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Kupang (Indonesia)

Pertransiit benefaciendo

Born:1947.02.23 (Indonesia)
Ordained Priest:1974.12.18
Consecrated Bishop:1997.07.27

Coadjutor Archbishop of Kupang (Indonesia) (1997.04.21 – 1997.10.10)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Kupang (Indonesia) (1997.10.10 – ...)

Archbishop Gregorius Manteiro, S.V.D.Permalink
(1989.10.23 – 1997.10.10)

Opus justitiæ pax

Born:1924.03.12 (Indonesia)
Ordained Priest:1951.10.24
Consecrated Bishop:1967.08.15
Died:1997.10.10 († 73)

Bishop of Kupang (Indonesia) (1967.04.13 – 1989.10.23)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Kupang (Indonesia) (1989.10.23 – 1997.10.10)

Bishops of Kupang (Roman Rite)

Bishop Gregorius Manteiro, S.V.D. (later Archbishop)Permalink
(1967.04.13 – 1989.10.23)

(see above)

Former Prelates


as of 2017.07.04

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