Continent: South and East Asia
Rite: Roman (Latin)
Type: Metropolitan Archdiocese
Name: Nagpur / Nagpuren(sis) (Latin)
Suffragan Sees: Amravati, Aurangabad, Chanda
Depends on: Dicastery for Evangelisation
|Metropolitan Archbishop (2018.12.03 – ...):||Archbishop Elias Joseph Gonsalves (61)|
|Metropolitan Archbishops of Nagpur (Roman Rite)|
Archbishop Elias Joseph Gonsalves (61)
Metropolitan Archbishop of Nagpur (India)
To reconcile and unite all things in Christ
Archbishop Abraham Viruthakulangara
Archbishop Leobard D’Souza
Archbishop Leonard Joseph Raymond
Archbishop Eugene D’Souza, M.S.F.S.
|Bishops of Nagpur (Roman Rite)|
Bishop Eugene D’Souza, M.S.F.S. (later Archbishop)
Bishop Louis-François Gayet, M.S.F.S.
Bishop François-Etienne Coppel, M.S.F.S.
Bishop Étienne-Marie Boneventure, M.S.F.S.
Bishop Jean-Marie Crochet
Bishop Charles-Félix Pelvat, M.S.F.S.
Area: 59,024 km²
Population: 28,500 Catholics (0.2% of 13,442,390 total) (2020)
Statistics: 36 parishes, 3 missions, 157 priests (52 diocesan, 105 religious), 928 lay religious (403 brothers, 525 sisters), 20 seminarians (2020)
Patron Saint: Saint Francis de Sales, Our Lady of Lourdes
Last updated on 2023.04.13
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