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Diocese of

Sibu

Malaysia Malaysia

Continent: South and East Asia

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 41,484 km²

Population: 123,040 Catholics (14.4% of 855,000 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Kuching

Neighbouring Dioceses: Kuching (←), Miri (↗), Tanjung Selor (→), Samarinda (↘), Sintang (↓)

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Cathedral Dedication Anniversary: July 30

Statistics: 12 parishes, 20 missions, 21 priests (11 diocesan, 10 religious), 34 lay religious (19 brothers, 15 sisters), 1 seminarian (2015)

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History


Special Churches

All Churches (13)

Kuching (←), Miri (↗), Tanjung Selor (→), Samarinda (↘), Sintang (↓)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2011.12.24 – ...):Bishop Joseph Hii Teck Kwong (53)Bishop Joseph Hii Teck Kwong (許德光) (53)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Sibu (Roman Rite)

Bishop Joseph Hii Teck Kwong (53)Bishop Joseph Hii Teck Kwong (許德光) (53)Permalink
(2011.12.24 – ...)

Bishop of Sibu (Malaysia)

Ecclesia Christi sponsa

Born:1965.06.25 (Malaysia)
Ordained Priest:1993.03.25
Consecrated Bishop:2008.05.01

Titular Bishop of Castellum medianum (2008.01.25 – 2011.12.24)

Auxiliary Bishop of Sibu (Malaysia) (2008.01.25 – 2011.12.24)

Bishop of Sibu (Malaysia) (2011.12.24 – ...)

Bishop Dominic Su Haw Chiu (79)Bishop Dominic Su Haw Chiu (蘇孝洲) (79)Permalink
(1986.12.22 – 2011.12.24)

Bishop emeritus of Sibu (Malaysia)

Laudetur Dominus

Born:1939.05.29 (Malaysia)
Ordained Priest:1969.12.04
Consecrated Bishop:1987.01.06

Bishop of Sibu (Malaysia) (1986.12.22 – 2011.12.24)

Former Prelates


as of 2018.12.04

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