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Diocese of

Sylhet

Bangladesh Bangladesh

Continent: South and East Asia

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 12,594 km²

Population: 17,727 Catholics (0.1% of 13,326,950 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Dhaka

Neighbouring Dioceses: Dhaka (↙), Mymensingh (←), Nongstoin (↖), Shillong (↑), Jowai (↗), Aizawl (→)

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Statistics: 7 parishes, 1 mission, 14 priests (5 diocesan, 9 religious), 46 lay religious (12 brothers, 34 sisters), 1 seminarian (2015)

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2011.07.08 – ...):Bishop Bejoy Nicephorus D’Cruze, O.M.I. (62)Bishop Bejoy Nicephorus D’Cruze, O.M.I. (62)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Sylhet (Roman Rite)

Bishop Bejoy Nicephorus D’Cruze, O.M.I. (62)Bishop Bejoy Nicephorus D’Cruze, O.M.I. (62)Permalink
(2011.07.08 – ...)

Bishop of Sylhet (Bangladesh)

The peace of the Lord be with you

Born:1956.02.09 (Bangladesh)
Ordained Priest:1987.02.20
Consecrated Bishop:2005.05.06

Bishop of Khulna (Bangladesh) (2005.02.19 – 2011.07.08)

Bishop of Sylhet (Bangladesh) (2011.07.08 – ...)


as of 2018.11.07

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