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Diocese of

Hazaribag

India India

Continent: South and East Asia

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 16,918 km²

Population: 41,252 Catholics (0.8% of 5,423,142 total) (2018)

Statistics: 24 parishes, 5 missions, 162 priests (54 diocesan, 108 religious), 533 lay religious (141 brothers, 392 sisters), 26 seminarians (2018)

Ecclesiastical Province: Ranchi

Neighbouring Dioceses: Daltonganj (←), Patna (↑), Bhagalpur (↗), Dumka (→), Ranchi (↓)

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Patron Saint: Our Lady of Mines – Dhori Mata

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2012.09.08 – ...):Bishop Jojo Anand (62)Bishop Jojo Anand (62)

Apostolic Administrator of Daltonganj (India)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Hazaribag (Roman Rite)

Bishop Jojo Anand (62)Bishop Jojo Anand (62)Permalink
(2012.09.08 – ...)

Bishop of Hazaribag (India)
Apostolic Administrator of Daltonganj (India)

Feed my sheep

Born:1959.05.17 (India)
Ordained Priest:1992.04.24
Consecrated Bishop:2012.11.21

Bishop of Hazaribag (India) (2012.09.08 – ...)

Apostolic Administrator of Daltonganj (India) (2016.07.07 – ...)

Bishop Charles Soreng, S.J.Permalink
(1995.04.01 – 2012.09.08)

We need a merciful Father

Born:1934.08.18 (India)
Ordained Priest:1969.03.24
Consecrated Bishop:1990.02.09
Died:2019.01.11 († 84)

Bishop of Daltonganj (India) (1989.10.23 – 1995.04.01)

Bishop of Hazaribag (India) (1995.04.01 – 2012.09.08)


as of 2021.06.22

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