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Metropolitan Archdiocese of

Medan

Indonesia Indonesia

Continent: South and East Asia

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Metropolitan Archdiocese

Area: 102,262 km²

Population: 531,703 Catholics (2.9% of 18,516,980 total) (2015)

Suffragan Sees: Padang, Sibolga

Neighbouring Dioceses: Penang (↗), Kuala Lumpur (→), Padang (↘), Sibolga (↓)

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Statistics: 596 parishes, 282 priests (49 diocesan, 233 religious), 1,053 lay religious (343 brothers, 710 sisters), 29 seminarians (2015)

Website: Link

History

Papal Visits


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Metropolitan Archbishop (2009.02.12 – ...):Archbishop Anicetus Bongsu Antonius Sinaga, O.F.M. Cap. (77)Archbishop Anicetus Bongsu Antonius Sinaga, O.F.M. Cap. (77)

Ordinaries

Metropolitan Archbishops of Medan (Roman Rite)

Archbishop Anicetus Bongsu Antonius Sinaga, O.F.M. Cap. (77)Archbishop Anicetus Bongsu Antonius Sinaga, O.F.M. Cap. (77)Permalink
(2009.02.12 – ...)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Medan (Indonesia)

Ad pascuam et aquas conducit me

Born:1941.09.25 (Indonesia)
Ordained Priest:1969.12.13
Consecrated Bishop:1981.01.06

Prefect Apostolic of Sibolga (Indonesia) (1978 – 1980.10.24)

Bishop of Sibolga (Indonesia) (1980.10.24 – 2004.01.03)

Coadjutor Archbishop of Medan (Indonesia) (2004.01.03 – 2009.02.12)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Medan (Indonesia) (2009.02.12 – ...)

Archbishop Alfred Gonti Pius Datubara, O.F.M. Cap. (84)Archbishop Alfred Gonti Pius Datubara, O.F.M. Cap. (84)Permalink
(1976.05.24 – 2009.02.12)

Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Medan (Indonesia)

Hanya Jesus

Born:1934.02.12 (Indonesia)
Ordained Priest:1964.02.22
Consecrated Bishop:1975.06.29

Titular Bishop of Novi (1975.04.05 – 1976.05.24)

Auxiliary Bishop of Medan (Indonesia) (1975.04.05 – 1976.05.24)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Medan (Indonesia) (1976.05.24 – 2009.02.12)

Archbishop Antoine Henri van den Hurk, O.F.M. Cap.Permalink
(1961.01.03 – 1976.05.24)

Misericordia

Born:1907.03.16 (Netherlands)
Ordained Priest:1932.07.17
Consecrated Bishop:1955.04.14
Died:1989.08.15 († 82)

Titular Bishop of Phelbes (1955.01.01 – 1961.01.03)

Vicar Apostolic of Medan (Indonesia) (1955.01.01 – 1961.01.03)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Medan (Indonesia) (1961.01.03 – 1976.05.24)

Vicars Apostolic of Medan (Roman Rite)

Bishop Antoine Henri van den Hurk, O.F.M. Cap. (later Archbishop)Permalink
(1955.01.01 – 1961.01.03)

(see above)

Bishop Mattia Leonardo Trudone Brans, O.F.M. Cap.Permalink
(1941.12.23 – 1954)

Humilitas

Born:1879.11.23 (Netherlands)
Ordained Priest:1908.12.19
Consecrated Bishop:1933.02.05
Died:1969.12.12 († 90)

Prefect Apostolic of Sumatra (Indonesia) (1921.07.22 – 1923.12.27)

Prefect Apostolic of Padang (Indonesia) (1923.12.27 – 1932.07.18)

Titular Bishop of Corna (1932.07.12 – 1969.12.12)

Vicar Apostolic of Padang (Indonesia) (1932.07.18 – 1941.12.23)

Vicar Apostolic of Medan (Indonesia) (1941.12.23 – 1954)

Vicars Apostolic of Padang (Roman Rite)

Bishop Mattia Leonardo Trudone Brans, O.F.M. Cap.Permalink
(1932.07.18 – 1941.12.23)

(see above)

Prefects Apostolic of Padang (Roman Rite)

Bishop-elect Mattia Leonardo Trudone Brans, O.F.M. Cap.Permalink
(1923.12.27 – 1932.07.18)

(see above)

Prefects Apostolic of Sumatra (Roman Rite)

Fr. Mattia Leonardo Trudone Brans, O.F.M. Cap. (later Bishop)Permalink
(1921.07.22 – 1923.12.27)

(see above)

Fr. Liberato da Exel, O.F.M. Cap.Permalink
(1916 – 1921)

Died:1921

Prefect Apostolic of Sumatra (Indonesia) (1916 – 1921)

Fr. Giacomo Cluts, O.F.M. Cap.Permalink
(1911 – 1916)

Died:1916

Prefect Apostolic of Sumatra (Indonesia) (1911 – 1916)

Former Prelates


as of 2018.11.07

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