Roman Catholic Diocese of Agartala

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Diocese of Agartala
Dioecesis Agartalanus
আগরতলা এর বিশপের এলাকা
Location
Country India
Ecclesiastical province Shillong
Metropolitan Shillong
Statistics
Area 10,846 km2 (4,188 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2013)
3,655,915
37,000 (1%)
Parishes 18
Information
Rite Latin Rite
Cathedral Cathedral of St Francis Xavier (under construction)
Co-cathedral Pro-Cathedral of Shantir Rani in Mariamnagar Tripura
Patron saint St. Francis Xavier [1]
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Lumen Monteiro, C.S.C.
Metropolitan Archbishop Dominic Jala
Vicar General Hormis John Vithayathil
Website
Website of the Diocese

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Agartala (Latin: Agartalan(us)) is a diocese located in the city of Agartala in the Ecclesiastical province of Shillong in India.

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Leadership[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Saints.SQPN.com