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Diocese of

Sultanpet

India India

Continent: South and East Asia

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese Diocese

Name: Sultanpet (English) / Sultanpeten(sis) (Latin)

Ecclesiastical Province: Verapoly

Depends on: Dicastery for Evangelisation

Special Churches

Verapoly (↙), Kottapuram (↙), Calicut (↖), Coimbatore (↗)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2013.12.28 – ...):Bishop Peter Abir Antonisamy (71)Bishop Peter Abir Antonisamy (71)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Sultanpet (Roman Rite)

Bishop Peter Abir Antonisamy (71)Bishop Peter Abir Antonisamy (71)Permalink
(2013.12.28 – ...)

Bishop of Sultanpet (India)

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Born:1951.10.14 (Sathipattu, India)
Ordained Priest:1979.05.01
Consecrated Bishop:2014.02.16

Bishop of Sultanpet (India) (2013.12.28 – ...)

Apostolic Administrator of Pondicherry and Cuddalore (India) (2021.01.27 – 2022.03.19)

Contact Info

Website: Link

Statistics

Area: 4,482 km²

Population: 34,100 Catholics (1.2% of 2,964,481 total) (2020)

Statistics: 28 parishes, 51 priests (22 diocesan, 29 religious), 128 lay religious (30 brothers, 98 sisters), 5 seminarians (2020)

History

Last updated on 2022.12.04

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