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Diocese of

Mannar

Sri Lanka Sri Lanka

Continent: South and East Asia

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Ecclesiastical Province: Colombo

Neighbouring Dioceses: Sivagangai (↖), Jaffna (↑), Trincomalee (→), Anuradhapura (↘), Chilaw (↓)

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History

Papal Visits


Special Churches

Sivagangai (↖), Jaffna (↑), Trincomalee (→), Anuradhapura (↘), Chilaw (↓)

Present Prelates

Bishop (1992.07.06 – ...):Bishop Rayappu Joseph (74)Bishop Rayappu Joseph (74)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Mannar (Roman Rite)

Bishop Rayappu Joseph (74)Bishop Rayappu Joseph (74)
(1992.07.06 – ...)

Bishop of Mannar (Sri Lanka)

Born:1940.04.16 (Sri Lanka)
Ordained Priest:1967.12.13
Consecrated Bishop:1992.10.20

Bishop of Mannar (Sri Lanka) (1992.07.06 – ...)

Bishop Thomas Savundaranayagam Emmanuel (76)Bishop Thomas Savundaranayagam Emmanuel (76)
(1981.01.24 – 1992.07.06)

Bishop of Jaffna (Sri Lanka)

Born:1938.07.13 (Sri Lanka)
Ordained Priest:1963.12.21
Consecrated Bishop:1981.07.30

Bishop of Mannar (Sri Lanka) (1981.01.24 – 1992.07.06)

Bishop of Jaffna (Sri Lanka) (1992.07.06 – ...)


as of 2014.12.09

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