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Diocese of

Baruipur

India India

Continent: South and East Asia

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 10,568 km²

Population: 63,161 Catholics (0.7% of 9,493,138 total) (2018)

Statistics: 23 parishes, 35 missions, 70 priests (39 diocesan, 31 religious), 180 lay religious (64 brothers, 116 sisters), 12 seminarians (2018)

Ecclesiastical Province: Calcutta

Neighbouring Dioceses: Calcutta (↖), Krishnagar (↑), Khulna (→)

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Patron Saint: Immaculate Heart of Mary

Website: Link

History


Special Churches

Calcutta (↖), Krishnagar (↑), Khulna (→)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2020.05.04 – ...):Bishop Shyamal Bose (60)Bishop Shyamal Bose (60)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Baruipur (Roman Rite)

Bishop Shyamal Bose (60)Bishop Shyamal Bose (60)Permalink
(2020.05.04 – ...)

Bishop of Baruipur (India)

Born:1961.03.24 (Gosaba, India)
Ordained Priest:1991.05.05
Consecrated Bishop:2019.06.24

Coadjutor Bishop of Baruipur (India) (2019.05.17 – 2020.05.04)

Bishop of Baruipur (India) (2020.05.04 – ...)

Bishop Salvadore Lobo (76)Bishop Salvadore Lobo (76)Permalink
(1997.10.16 – 2020.05.04)

Apostolic Administrator of Asansol (India)
Bishop emeritus of Baruipur (India)

Make me a channel of your peace

Born:1945.04.30 (India)
Ordained Priest:1973.03.19
Consecrated Bishop:1998.01.29

Bishop of Baruipur (India) (1997.10.16 – 2020.05.04)

Apostolic Administrator of Asansol (India) (2020.05.04 – ...)

Bishop Linus Nirmal Gomes, S.J.Permalink
(1977.05.30 – 1995.10.31)

Do whatever he tells you

Born:1921.09.07 (Boro Golla, India)
Ordained Priest:1954.11.21
Consecrated Bishop:1977.11.19
Died:2021.02.27 (Kolkata, India † 99)

Bishop of Baruipur (India) (1977.05.30 – 1995.10.31)

Former Prelates


as of 2021.09.23

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