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Apostolic Prefecture of

Marshall Islands

Marshall Islands Marshall Islands

Continent: Oceania

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Apostolic Prefecture

Area: 181 km²

Population: 5,050 Catholics (9.6% of 52,600 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Agaña

Neighbouring Dioceses: Caroline Islands (←), Honolulu (↗), Tarawa and Nauru (↓)

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Statistics: 12 parishes, 5 priests (1 diocesan, 4 religious), 1 deacon, 11 lay religious (4 brothers, 7 sisters), 2 seminarians (2015)

History


Special Churches

All Churches (9)

Caroline Islands (←), Honolulu (↗), Tarawa and Nauru (↓)

Present Prelates

Prefect Apostolic (2017.06.28 – ...):Fr. Ariel Galido, M.S.C. (42)Fr. Ariel Galido, M.S.C. (42)

Ordinaries

Prefects Apostolic of Marshall Islands (Roman Rite)

Fr. Ariel Galido, M.S.C. (42)Fr. Ariel Galido, M.S.C. (42)Permalink
(2017.06.28 – ...)

Prefect Apostolic of Marshall Islands (Marshall Islands)

Born:1975.06.03 (Philippines)
Ordained Priest:2004.06.09

Prefect Apostolic of Marshall Islands (Marshall Islands) (2017.06.28 – ...)

Fr. Raymundo Sabio, M.S.C. (71)Fr. Raymundo Sabio, M.S.C. (71)Permalink
(2007.12.21 – 2017.06.28)

Prefect Apostolic emeritus of Marshall Islands (Marshall Islands)

Born:1946.03.02 (Philippines)
Ordained Priest:1971.12.28

Prefect Apostolic of Marshall Islands (Marshall Islands) (2007.12.21 – 2017.06.28)

Fr. James C. Gould (72)Fr. James C. Gould (72)Permalink
(1993.04.23 – 2007.12.21)

Prefect Apostolic emeritus of Marshall Islands (Marshall Islands)

Born:1945.06.04 (USA)
Ordained Priest:1974.05.04

Prefect Apostolic of Marshall Islands (Marshall Islands) (1993.04.23 – 2007.12.21)

Ecclesiastical Superiors of Marshall Islands (Roman Rite)

Fr. Bruno Schinxe, M.S.C.Permalink
(1905 – 1915)

Died:1915

Ecclesiastical Superior of Marshall Islands (Marshall Islands) (1905 – 1915)


as of 2017.07.17

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