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Syro-Malabar Diocese of

Saint Thomas the Apostle of Chicago

USA USA

Continent: North America

Rite: Syro-Malabar

Type: Diocese Diocese

Name: Saint Thomas the Apostle of Chicago / Sancti Thomæ Apostoli Chicagien(sis) Syrorum-Malabarensium (Latin)

Immediately Subject to the Major Archbishop

Depends on: Dicastery for the Eastern Churches

Special Churches

Churches by City (53)

Mississauga (↑)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2022.07.03 – ...):Bishop Joy Alappat (66)Bishop Joy Alappat (66)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Saint Thomas the Apostle of Chicago (Syro-Malabar Rite)

Bishop Joy Alappat (66)Bishop Joy Alappat (66)Permalink
(2022.07.03 – ...)

Bishop of Saint Thomas the Apostle of Chicago of the Syro-Malabars (USA)

Joyfully for your souls

Born:1956.09.27 (Parappukara, India)
Ordained Priest:1981.12.31
Consecrated Bishop:2014.09.27

Titular Bishop of Bencenna (2014.07.24 – 2022.07.03)

Auxiliary Bishop of Saint Thomas the Apostle of Chicago of the Syro-Malabars (USA) (2014.07.24 – 2022.07.03)

Bishop of Saint Thomas the Apostle of Chicago of the Syro-Malabars (USA) (2022.07.03 – ...)

Bishop Jacob Angadiath (77)Bishop Jacob Angadiath (77)Permalink
(2001.02.16 – 2022.07.03)

Bishop emeritus of Saint Thomas the Apostle of Chicago of the Syro-Malabars (USA)

To love, to serve

Born:1945.09.26 (Periappuram, India)
Ordained Priest:1972.01.05
Consecrated Bishop:2001.07.01

Apostolic Visitator in Canada of the Syro-Malabars (2001.02.16 – 2015.08.06)

Bishop of Saint Thomas the Apostle of Chicago of the Syro-Malabars (USA) (2001.02.16 – 2022.07.03)

Former Prelates

Contact Info

Address: 372 S Prairie Ave., Elmhurst, IL 60126-4020, USA

Phone: +1 (630) 279-1383

Websites: LinkTwitter Feed

Statistics

Population: 88,500 Catholics (2020)

Statistics: 73 priests (49 diocesan, 24 religious), 92 lay religious (24 brothers, 68 sisters), 8 seminarians (2020)

Celebrations

Patron Saint: Saint Thomas

History

Last updated on 2022.10.23

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