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Diocese of

Broken Bay

Australia Australia

Continent: Oceania

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese Diocese

Name: Broken Bay / Sinus Tortuosi (Latin)

Ecclesiastical Province: Sydney

Depends on: Dicastery for Bishops

Special Churches

Churches by City (48)

Parramatta (←), Maitland–Newcastle (↗), Sydney (↓)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2019.10.07 – ...):Bishop Anthony Randazzo (56)Bishop Anthony Randazzo (56)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Broken Bay (Roman Rite)

Bishop Anthony Randazzo (56)Bishop Anthony Randazzo (56)Permalink
(2019.10.07 – ...)

Bishop of Broken Bay (Australia)

Fiat voluntas tua

Born:1966.10.07 (Sydney, New South Wales, Australia)
Ordained Priest:1991.11.29
Consecrated Bishop:2016.08.24

Titular Bishop of Quiza (2016.06.24 – 2019.10.07)

Auxiliary Bishop of Sydney (Australia) (2016.06.24 – 2019.10.07)

Bishop of Broken Bay (Australia) (2019.10.07 – ...)

Twitter FeedArchbishop Peter Andrew Comensoli (58)Bishop Peter Andrew Comensoli (58) (later Archbishop)Permalink
(2014.11.20 – 2018.06.29)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Melbourne (Australia)

Prædicamus Christum crucifixum

Born:1964.03.25 (Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia)
Ordained Priest:1992.05.22
Consecrated Bishop:2011.06.08

Titular Bishop of Tigisi in Numidia (2011.04.20 – 2014.11.20)

Auxiliary Bishop of Sydney (Australia) (2011.04.20 – 2014.11.20)

Apostolic Administrator of Sydney (Australia) (2014.02.26 – 2014.09.18)

Bishop of Broken Bay (Australia) (2014.11.20 – 2018.06.29)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Melbourne (Australia) (2018.06.29 – ...)

Bishop David Louis Walker (84)Bishop David Louis Walker (84)Permalink
(1996.07.09 – 2013.11.13)

Bishop emeritus of Broken Bay (Australia)

Semper fidelis

Born:1938.11.13 (Sydney, New South Wales, Australia)
Ordained Priest:1962.07.21
Consecrated Bishop:1996.09.03

Bishop of Broken Bay (Australia) (1996.07.09 – 2013.11.13)

Bishop Patrick Laurence MurphyPermalink
(1986.04.08 – 1996.07.09)

Born:1920.10.28 (Australia)
Ordained Priest:1944.07.22
Consecrated Bishop:1977.01.22
Died:2007.03.18 († 86)

Titular Bishop of Aquæ in Numidia (1976.12.20 – 1986.04.08)

Auxiliary Bishop of Sydney (Australia) (1976.12.20 – 1986.04.08)

Bishop of Broken Bay (Australia) (1986.04.08 – 1996.07.09)

Contact Info

Address: 423 Pennant Hills Road, PO Box 340, Pennant Hills, NSW 1715, Australia

Phone: +61 2 9847 0000

Websites: 

Statistics

Area: 2,763 km²

Population: 249,700 Catholics (24.4% of 1,024,465 total) (2020)

Statistics: 26 parishes, 1 mission, 95 priests (36 diocesan, 59 religious), 7 deacons, 106 lay religious (75 brothers, 31 sisters), 9 seminarians (2020)

History

Last updated on 2023.01.25

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