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Metropolitan Archdiocese of

Lahore

Pakistan Pakistan

Continent: South and East Asia

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Metropolitan Archdiocese

Area: 23,069 km²

Population: 581,100 Catholics (1.8% of 33,101,400 total) (2018)

Statistics: 29 parishes, 99 priests (42 diocesan, 57 religious), 620 lay religious (130 brothers, 490 sisters), 36 seminarians (2018)

Suffragan Sees: Faisalabad, Islamabad–Rawalpindi, Multan

Neighbouring Dioceses: Faisalabad (←), Islamabad–Rawalpindi (↖), Jammu–Srinagar (↗), Jalandhar (→)

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

History


Special Churches

Faisalabad (←), Islamabad–Rawalpindi (↖), Jammu–Srinagar (↗), Jalandhar (→)

Present Prelates

Metropolitan Archbishop (2013.11.14 – ...):Archbishop Sebastian Francis Shaw, O.F.M. (63)Archbishop Sebastian Francis Shaw, O.F.M. (63)

Apostolic Administrator of Multan (Pakistan)

Ordinaries

Metropolitan Archbishops of Lahore (Roman Rite)

Archbishop Sebastian Francis Shaw, O.F.M. (63)Archbishop Sebastian Francis Shaw, O.F.M. (63)Permalink
(2013.11.14 – ...)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Lahore (Pakistan)
Apostolic Administrator of Multan (Pakistan)

Compassion

Born:1957.11.14 (Padri-Jo-Goth, Pakistan)
Ordained Priest:1991.12.06
Consecrated Bishop:2009.04.25

Titular Bishop of Knin (2009.02.14 – 2013.11.14)

Auxiliary Bishop of Lahore (Pakistan) (2009.02.14 – 2013.11.14)

Apostolic Administrator of Lahore (Pakistan) (2011 – 2013.11.14)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Lahore (Pakistan) (2013.11.14 – ...)

Apostolic Administrator of Multan (Pakistan) (2021.04.11 – ...)

Archbishop Sebastian Francis Shaw, O.F.M. (63)Bishop Sebastian Francis Shaw, O.F.M. (63) (later Archbishop)Permalink
(Apostolic Administrator 2011 – 2013.11.14)

Archbishop Lawrence John Saldanha (85)Archbishop Lawrence John Saldanha (85)Permalink
(2001.04.24 – 2011.04.07)

Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Lahore (Pakistan)

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Born:1936.06.12 (Pakistan)
Ordained Priest:1960.01.16
Consecrated Bishop:2001.09.11

Metropolitan Archbishop of Lahore (Pakistan) (2001.04.24 – 2011.04.07)

President of Pakistan Catholic Bishops’ Conference (2002 – 2011.03)

Archbishop Armando TrindadePermalink
(1994.04.23 – 2000.07.31)

Born:1927.10.25 (Pakistan)
Ordained Priest:1950.05.06
Consecrated Bishop:1973.10.07
Died:2000.07.31 († 72)

Titular Bishop of Tubusuptu (1973.07.05 – 1975.07.10)

Auxiliary Bishop of Lahore (Pakistan) (1973.07.05 – 1975.07.10)

Bishop of Lahore (Pakistan) (1975.07.10 – 1994.04.23)

President of Pakistan Catholic Bishops’ Conference (1994 – 2000)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Lahore (Pakistan) (1994.04.23 – 2000.07.31)

Bishops of Lahore (Roman Rite)

Bishop Armando Trindade (later Archbishop)Permalink
(1975.07.10 – 1994.04.23)

(see above)

Bishop Felicissimus Alphonse Raeymaeckers, O.F.M. Cap.Permalink
(1967.03.12 – 1975.07.10)

Born:1915.03.12 (Belgium)
Ordained Priest:1939.06.03
Consecrated Bishop:1963.10.20
Died:1978.06.24 († 63)

Auxiliary Bishop of Lahore (Pakistan) (1963.08.05 – 1966)

Titular Bishop of Aperlæ (1963.08.05 – 1967.03.12)

Coadjutor Bishop of Lahore (Pakistan) (1966 – 1967.03.12)

Bishop of Lahore (Pakistan) (1967.03.12 – 1975.07.10)

Bishop Marcel Roger Buyse, O.F.M. Cap.Permalink
(1947.06.12 – 1967.03.12)

Born:1892.08.22 (Belgium)
Ordained Priest:1917.05.20
Consecrated Bishop:1947.10.28
Died:1974.05.29 († 81)

Bishop of Lahore (Pakistan) (1947.06.12 – 1967.03.12)

Titular Bishop of Iunca in Byzacena (1967.03.12 – 1971.01.08)

Bishop Hector Catry, O.F.M. Cap.Permalink
(1928.03.28 – 1946.07.04)

Born:1889.10.27 (Belgium)
Ordained Priest:1914.06.06
Consecrated Bishop:1928.10.28
Died:1972.03.18 († 82)

Bishop of Lahore (Pakistan) (1928.03.28 – 1946.07.04)

Titular Bishop of Semta (1946.07.04 – 1972.03.18)

Bishop Fabiano Antonio Eestermans, O.F.M. Cap.Permalink
(1905.04.11 – 1925.12.17)

Born:1858.04.24 (Belgium)
Died:1931.02.01 († 72)

Bishop of Lahore (Pakistan) (1905.04.11 – 1925.12.17)

Titular Bishop of Letopolis (1925.12.17 – 1931.02.01)

Bishop Goffredo Pelckmans, O.F.M. Cap.Permalink
(1893.06.02 – 1904.08.03)

Born:1854.01.21 (Belgium)
Consecrated Bishop:1893.08.13
Died:1904.08.03 († 50)

Bishop of Lahore (Pakistan) (1893.06.02 – 1904.08.03)

Bishop Emmanuel Alfonso van den Bosch, O.F.M. Cap. (later Archbishop)Permalink
(1890.11.21 – 1892.01.02)

Born:1854.06.18 (Belgium)
Consecrated Bishop:1891
Died:1921.10.17 († 67)

Bishop of Lahore (Pakistan) (1890.11.21 – 1892.01.02)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Agra (India) (1892.01.02 – 1897.04.27)

Titular Archbishop of Parium (1897.04.27 – 1921.10.17)

Bishop Charles-Jacques Mouard, O.F.M. Cap.Permalink
(1888.08.08 – 1890.06.14)

Born:1828.11.22 (France)
Consecrated Bishop:1882.10.29
Died:1890.06.14 († 61)

Vicar Apostolic of Seychelles (Seychelles) (1882.08.08 – 1888.08.08)

Titular Bishop of Cydonia (1882.09.15 – 1888.08.08)

Bishop of Lahore (Pakistan) (1888.08.08 – 1890.06.14)

Vicars Apostolic of Punjab (Roman Rite)

Bishop Paolo Tosi, O.F.M. Cap.Permalink
(1880.09.27 – 1886?)

Born:1826.04.02 (Italy)
Consecrated Bishop:1868.06.28
Died:1901.06.03 († 75)

Vicar Apostolic of Patna (India) (1868.02.09 – 1880.09.27)

Titular Bishop of Rhodiopolis (1868.03.03 – 1901.06.03)

Vicar Apostolic of Punjab (Pakistan) (1880.09.27 – 1886?)

Former Prelates


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