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Diocese of

Long Xuyên

Vietnam Vietnam

Continent: South and East Asia

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 10,256 km²

Population: 247,000 Catholics (5.9% of 4,174,409 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Thành-Phô Hô Chí Minh

Neighbouring Dioceses: Phnom Penh (↖), My Tho (→), Vinh Long (↘), Cân Tho (↘)

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Statistics: 186 parishes, 56 missions, 275 priests (259 diocesan, 16 religious), 450 lay religious (83 brothers, 367 sisters), 107 seminarians (2015)

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History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2003.10.02 – ...):Bishop Joseph Trần Xuân Tiếu (73)Bishop Joseph Trần Xuân Tiếu (73)
Coadjutor Bishop (2017.08.25 – ...):Bishop Joseph Trần Văn Toản (63)Bishop Joseph Trần Văn Toản (63)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Long Xuyên (Roman Rite)

Bishop Joseph Trần Xuân Tiếu (73)Bishop Joseph Trần Xuân Tiếu (73)Permalink
(2003.10.02 – ...)

Bishop of Long Xuyên (Vietnam)

Ut sint unum

Born:1945.08.20 (Vietnam)
Ordained Priest:1974.08.10
Consecrated Bishop:1999.06.29

Coadjutor Bishop of Long Xuyên (Vietnam) (1999.06.03 – 2003.10.02)

Bishop of Long Xuyên (Vietnam) (2003.10.02 – ...)

Bishop Jean-Baptiste Bùi Tuần (90)Bishop Jean-Baptiste Bùi Tuần (90)Permalink
(1997.12.30 – 2003.10.02)

Bishop emeritus of Long Xuyên (Vietnam)

Giới luật mới / Mandatum novum

Born:1928.06.24 (Vietnam)
Ordained Priest:1955.09.02
Consecrated Bishop:1975.04.30

Titular Bishop of Tabunia (1975.04.15 – 1997.12.30)

Coadjutor Bishop of Long Xuyên (Vietnam) (1975.04.15 – 1997.12.30)

Bishop of Long Xuyên (Vietnam) (1997.12.30 – 2003.10.02)

Bishop Michel Nguyễn Khắc NgữPermalink
(1960.11.24 – 1997.12.30)

Born:1909.02.02 (Vietnam)
Ordained Priest:1934.06.29
Consecrated Bishop:1961.01.22
Died:2009.06.10 († 100)

Bishop of Long Xuyên (Vietnam) (1960.11.24 – 1997.12.30)

Former Prelates


as of 2018.11.07

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