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Diocese of

Manokwari–Sorong

Indonesia Indonesia

Continent: Oceania

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 111,835 km²

Population: 66,700 Catholics (10.0% of 668,000 total) (2007)

Ecclesiastical Province: Merauke

Neighbouring Dioceses: Amboina (↙), Caroline Islands (↑), Timika (↘)

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Statistics: 24 parishes, 1 mission, 45 priests (22 diocesan, 23 religious), 5 deacons, 104 lay religious (48 brothers, 56 sisters), 15 seminarians (2007)

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2003.06.30 – ...):Bishop Datus Hilarion Lega (62)Bishop Datus Hilarion Lega (62)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Manokwari–Sorong (Roman Rite)

Bishop Datus Hilarion Lega (62)Bishop Datus Hilarion Lega (62)Permalink
(2003.06.30 – ...)

Bishop of Manokwari–Sorong (Indonesia)

Nomen tuum glorificetur

Born:1956.10.21 (Indonesia)
Ordained Priest:1984.06.15
Consecrated Bishop:2003.09.07

Bishop of Manokwari–Sorong (Indonesia) (2003.06.30 – ...)

Bishop Francis Xavier Sudartanta Hadisumarta, O. Carm. (85)Bishop Francis Xavier Sudartanta Hadisumarta, O. Carm. (85)Permalink
(1988.05.05 – 2003.06.30)

Bishop emeritus of Manokwari–Sorong (Indonesia)

Evangelium Christi

Born:1932.12.13 (Indonesia)
Ordained Priest:1959.07.12
Consecrated Bishop:1973.07.16

Bishop of Malang (Indonesia) (1973.03.01 – 1988.05.05)

President of Episcopal Conference of Indonesia (1980 – 1988)

Bishop of Manokwari–Sorong (Indonesia) (1988.05.05 – 2003.06.30)

Bishop Petrus Malachias van Diepen, O.S.A.Permalink
(1974.05.14 – 1988.05.05)

Orietur sol justitiæ

Born:1917.04.20 (Netherlands)
Ordained Priest:1945.05.26
Consecrated Bishop:1967.06.04
Died:2005.04.01 († 87)

Prefect Apostolic of Manokwari (Indonesia) (1960.02.12 – 1966.11.15)

Bishop of Manokwari (Indonesia) (1966.11.15 – 1974.05.14)

Bishop of Manokwari–Sorong (Indonesia) (1974.05.14 – 1988.05.05)

Bishops of Manokwari (Roman Rite)

Bishop Petrus Malachias van Diepen, O.S.A.Permalink
(1966.11.15 – 1974.05.14)

(see above)

Prefects Apostolic of Manokwari (Roman Rite)

Fr. Petrus Malachias van Diepen, O.S.A. (later Bishop)Permalink
(1960.02.12 – 1966.11.15)

(see above)


as of 2018.11.07

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