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Diocese of

Auckland

New Zealand New Zealand

Continent: Oceania

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 26,500 km²

Population: 220,660 Catholics (11.5% of 1,917,650 total) (2018)

Statistics: 69 parishes, 19 missions, 163 priests (85 diocesan, 78 religious), 14 deacons, 379 lay religious (142 brothers, 237 sisters), 4 seminarians (2018)

Ecclesiastical Province: Wellington

Neighbouring Dioceses: Nouméa (↖), Suva (↑), Tonga (↗), Hamilton (↓)

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Cathedral Dedication Anniversary: September 1 (1963)

Address: Pompallier Diocesan Centre, 30 New Street, Private Bag 47904, Ponsonby, Auckland 1034, New Zealand

Phone: +64 9 378-4380

Website: Link

History

Papal Visits


Special Churches

All Churches (82)

Nouméa (↖), Suva (↑), Tonga (↗), Hamilton (↓)

Present Prelates

Bishop (1994.12.19 – ...):Bishop Patrick James Dunn (71)Bishop Patrick James Dunn (71)
Auxiliary Bishop (2020.01.06 – ...):Bishop Michael Andrew Gielen (50)Bishop Michael Andrew Gielen (50)

Titular Bishop of Abbir Maius

Ordinaries

Bishops of Auckland (Roman Rite)

Bishop Patrick James Dunn (71)Bishop Patrick James Dunn (71)Permalink
(1994.12.19 – ...)

Bishop of Auckland (New Zealand)

Mullaċ abú

Born:1950.02.05 (Muswell Hill, London, England)
Ordained Priest:1976.04.24
Consecrated Bishop:1994.07.25

Titular Bishop of Fesseë (1994.06.10 – 1994.12.19)

Auxiliary Bishop of Auckland (New Zealand) (1994.06.10 – 1994.12.19)

Bishop of Auckland (New Zealand) (1994.12.19 – ...)

General Secretary of New Zealand Catholic Bishops Conference (2012.09 – 2016.06.01)

President of New Zealand Catholic Bishops Conference (2016.06.01 – 2020.10.30)

Bishop Denis George Browne (84)Bishop Denis George Browne (84)Permalink
(1983.06.06 – 1994.12.19)

Bishop emeritus of Hamilton (New Zealand)

Live the truth in love

Born:1937.09.21 (Auckland, New Zealand)
Ordained Priest:1962.06.30
Consecrated Bishop:1977.06.29

Bishop of Rarotonga (Cook Islands) (1977.03.21 – 1983.06.06)

Bishop of Auckland (New Zealand) (1983.06.06 – 1994.12.19)

Bishop of Hamilton (New Zealand) (1994.12.19 – 2014.11.22)

President of Federation of Catholic Bishops’ Conferences of Oceania (2002 – 2006)

President of New Zealand Catholic Bishops Conference (2003.11 – 2009.09)

Bishop John MackeyPermalink
(1974.04.25 – 1983.01.01)

Born:1918.01.11 (Ireland)
Ordained Priest:1941.11.23
Consecrated Bishop:1974.06.30
Died:2014.01.20 († 96)

Bishop of Auckland (New Zealand) (1974.04.25 – 1983.01.01)

Bishop Reginald John Delargey (later Cardinal)Permalink
(1970.09.01 – 1974.04.25)

In ipso vita

Born:1914.12.10 (Timaru, New Zealand)
Ordained Priest:1938.03.19
Consecrated Bishop:1958.02.27
Created Cardinal:1976.05.24
Died:1979.01.29 (Auckland, New Zealand † 64)

Titular Bishop of Hirina (1957.11.25 – 1970.09.01)

Auxiliary Bishop of Auckland (New Zealand) (1957.11.25 – 1970.09.01)

Bishop of Auckland (New Zealand) (1970.09.01 – 1974.04.25)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Wellington (New Zealand) (1974.04.25 – 1979.01.29)

President of New Zealand Catholic Bishops Conference (1976 – 1979)

Cardinal-Priest of Immacolata al Tiburtino (1976.05.24 – 1979.01.29)

Archbishop James Michael ListonPermalink
(1929.12.09 – 1970.03.07)

Born:1881.05.09 (New Zealand)
Ordained Priest:1904.01.31
Consecrated Bishop:1920.12.12
Died:1976.07.08 († 95)

Titular Bishop of Olympus (1920.04.22 – 1929.12.09)

Coadjutor Bishop of Auckland (New Zealand) (1920.04.22 – 1929.12.09)

Bishop of Auckland (New Zealand) (1929.12.09 – 1970.03.07)

Archbishop ad personam (1953.11.16 – 1970.03.07)

Titular Archbishop of Domnach Sechnaill (1970.03.07 – 1976.07.08)

Bishop Henry William ClearyPermalink
(1910.06.09 – 1929.12.09)

Born:1859.01.15 (Ireland)
Consecrated Bishop:1910.08.21
Died:1929.12.09 († 70)

Bishop of Auckland (New Zealand) (1910.06.09 – 1929.12.09)

Bishop George Michael Lenihan, O.S.B.Permalink
(1896 – 1910)

Born:1858
Consecrated Bishop:1896.11.15
Died:1910 († 52)

Bishop of Auckland (New Zealand) (1896 – 1910)

Bishop John Edmund Luck, O.S.B.Permalink
(1882.07.14 – 1896.01.22)

Born:1848.03.18 (England)
Consecrated Bishop:1882.08.13
Died:1896.01.22 († 47)

Bishop of Auckland (New Zealand) (1882.07.14 – 1896.01.22)

Archbishop Waltar Steins Bisschop, S.J.Permalink
(1879 – 1881.09.01)

Born:1810.07.01 (Netherlands)
Ordained Priest:1842.09.08
Consecrated Bishop:1861.06.29
Died:1881.09.07 († 71)

Titular Bishop of Nilopolis (1860.10.10 – 1867.01.11)

Vicar Apostolic of Bombay (India) (1860.10.10 – 1867.01.11)

Apostolic Administrator of Poona (India) (1860.10.10 – 1867.01.11)

Vicar Apostolic of Western Bengal (India) (1867.01.11 – 1877)

Titular Archbishop of Bostra (1867.01.11 – 1879.05.15)

Archbishop-Bishop of Auckland (New Zealand) (1879 – 1881.09.01)

Bishop Thomas William Croke (later Archbishop)Permalink
(1870.06.23 – 1874.06.25)

Born:1824.05.24 (Ireland)
Ordained Priest:1846.05.29
Consecrated Bishop:1870.07.10
Died:1902.07.22 († 78)

Bishop of Auckland (New Zealand) (1870.06.23 – 1874.06.25)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Cashel (Ireland) (1875.01.24 – 1902.07.22)

Bishop Jean-Baptiste-François Pompallier, S.M. (later Archbishop)Permalink
(1848.06.20 – 1869.04.19)

Born:1801.12.11 (France)
Ordained Priest:1829.06.13
Consecrated Bishop:1836.06.30
Died:1871.12.21 († 70)

Titular Bishop of Maronia (1836.05.13 – 1848.06.20)

Vicar Apostolic of New Zealand (New Zealand) (1836.05.13 – 1848.06.20)

Bishop of Auckland (New Zealand) (1848.06.20 – 1869.04.19)

Titular Archbishop of Amasea (1869.04.19 – 1871.12.21)

Vicars Apostolic of New Zealand (Roman Rite)

Bishop Jean-Baptiste-François Pompallier, S.M. (later Archbishop)Permalink
(1836.05.13 – 1848.06.20)

(see above)

Former Prelates


as of 2021.09.23

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