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Syro-Malankar Diocese of

Puthur

India India

Continent: South and East Asia

Rite: Syro-Malankar (Antiochian)

Type: Diocese

Population: 2,800 Catholics (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Tiruvalla

Neighbouring Dioceses: Saint Ephrem of Khadki (↑), Bathery (↘), Tiruvalla (↘)

Depends on: Congregation for the Oriental Churches

Patron Saint: St. Joseph

Statistics: 25 parishes, 25 priests (17 diocesan, 8 religious), 33 lay religious (8 brothers, 25 sisters), 6 seminarians (2015)

Address: Catholic Bishop's House, Parladka, P.O. Puttur, 574203, Karnataka, India

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2017.08.05 – ...):Bishop George Kalayil (59)Bishop George Kalayil (59)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Puthur (Syro-Malankar Rite)

Bishop George Kalayil (59)Bishop George Kalayil (59)Permalink
(2017.08.05 – ...)

Bishop of Puthur of the Syro-Malankars (India)

Born:1958.07.16 (India)
Ordained Priest:1986.05.01
Consecrated Bishop:2017.09.21

Bishop of Puthur of the Syro-Malankars (India) (2017.08.05 – ...)

Bishop Geevarghese Divannasios Ottathengil (67)Bishop Geevarghese Divannasios Ottathengil (67)Permalink
(2010.01.25 – 2017.01.24)

Bishop emeritus of Puthur of the Syro-Malankars (India)

Born:1950.11.01 (India)
Ordained Priest:1978.04.20
Consecrated Bishop:1997.02.05

Bishop of Bathery of the Syro-Malankars (India) (1996.11.11 – 2010.01.25)

Bishop of Puthur of the Syro-Malankars (India) (2010.01.25 – 2017.01.24)


as of 2017.12.14

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