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Diocese of

Barishal

Bangladesh Bangladesh

Continent: South and East Asia

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 20,708 km²

Population: 15,980 Catholics (0.1% of 14,352,716 total) (2018)

Statistics: 8 parishes, 24 priests (18 diocesan, 6 religious), 56 lay religious (10 brothers, 46 sisters), 7 seminarians (2018)

Ecclesiastical Province: Chattogram

Neighbouring Dioceses: Khulna (↖), Dhaka (↑), Agartala (↗), Chattogram (→)

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Patron Saint: Saint Peter

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop:vacant
Apostolic Administrator (2021.02.19 – ...):Archbishop Lawrence Subrata Howlader, C.S.C. (56)Archbishop Lawrence Subrata Howlader, C.S.C. (56)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Chattogram (Bangladesh)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Barishal (Roman Rite)

Archbishop Lawrence Subrata Howlader, C.S.C. (56)Archbishop Lawrence Subrata Howlader, C.S.C. (56)Permalink
(Apostolic Administrator 2021.02.19 – ...)

Archbishop Lawrence Subrata Howlader, C.S.C. (56)Bishop Lawrence Subrata Howlader, C.S.C. (56) (later Archbishop)Permalink
(2018.12.28 – 2021.02.19)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Chattogram (Bangladesh)
Apostolic Administrator of Barishal (Bangladesh)

Let’s enter in the house of the Lord

Born:1965.09.11 (Bangladesh)
Ordained Priest:1994.12.31
Consecrated Bishop:2009.07.03

Titular Bishop of Afufenia (2009.05.07 – 2015.12.29)

Auxiliary Bishop of Chittagong (Bangladesh) (2009.05.07 – 2015.12.29)

Bishop of Barisal (Bangladesh) (2015.12.29 – 2018.12.28)

Bishop of Barishal (Bangladesh) (2018.12.28 – 2021.02.19)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Chattogram (Bangladesh) (2021.02.19 – ...)

Apostolic Administrator of Barishal (Bangladesh) (2021.02.19 – ...)

Bishops of Barisal (Roman Rite)

Archbishop Lawrence Subrata Howlader, C.S.C. (56)Bishop Lawrence Subrata Howlader, C.S.C. (56) (later Archbishop)Permalink
(2015.12.29 – 2018.12.28)

(see above)


as of 2021.09.23

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