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Diocese of

Nongstoin

India India

Continent: South and East Asia

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 5,247 km²

Population: 125,902 Catholics (29.9% of 421,100 total) (2014)

Ecclesiastical Province: Shillong

Neighbouring Dioceses: Mymensingh (↙), Tura (←), Guwahati (↗), Sylhet (↘)

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Statistics: 19 parishes, 46 priests (15 diocesan, 31 religious), 36 lay religious (32 brothers, 4 sisters), 19 seminarians (2014)

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop:vacant
Apostolic Administrator (2016.10.15 – ...):Archbishop Dominic Jala, S.D.B. (65)Archbishop Dominic Jala, S.D.B. (65)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Shillong (India)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Nongstoin (Roman Rite)

Archbishop Dominic Jala, S.D.B. (65)Archbishop Dominic Jala, S.D.B. (65)Permalink
(Apostolic Administrator 2016.10.15 – ...)

Bishop Victor Lyngdoh (60)Bishop Victor Lyngdoh (60)Permalink
(2006.01.28 – 2016.10.15)

Bishop of Jowai (India)

Born:1956.01.14 (India)
Ordained Priest:1987.01.25
Consecrated Bishop:2006.04.02

Bishop of Nongstoin (India) (2006.01.28 – 2016.10.15)

Bishop of Jowai (India) (2016.10.15 – ...)


as of 2016.12.03

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