Rite: Roman (Latin)
Type: Metropolitan Archdiocese
Name: Papeete / Papeeten(sis) (Latin)
Suffragan Sees: Taiohae
Depends on: Dicastery for Evangelisation
|Metropolitan Archbishop (2016.12.15 – ...):||Archbishop Jean-Pierre Cottanceau, SS.CC. (69)|
|Metropolitan Archbishops of Papeete (Roman Rite)|
Archbishop Jean-Pierre Cottanceau, SS.CC. (69)
Metropolitan Archbishop of Papeete (French Polynesia)
Fr. Jean-Pierre Cottanceau, SS.CC. (69) (later Archbishop)
Archbishop Paul-Laurent-Jean-Louis Mazé, SS.CC.
|Vicars Apostolic of Tahiti Islands (Roman Rite)|
Bishop Paul-Laurent-Jean-Louis Mazé, SS.CC. (later Archbishop)
Bishop Julien-Marie Nouailles, SS.CC.
Bishop André-Etienne-Athanase Hermel, SS.CC.
Bishop Marie-Joseph Verdier, SS.CC.
|Vicars Apostolic of Eastern Oceania (Roman Rite)|
Bishop Étienne Jérôme Rouchouze, SS.CC.
Area: 2,675 km²
Population: 107,960 Catholics (38.2% of 282,300 total) (2016)
Statistics: 57 parishes, 31 missions, 29 priests (20 diocesan, 9 religious), 45 deacons, 55 lay religious (19 brothers, 36 sisters), 4 seminarians (2016)
Last updated on 2022.09.23
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