Roman Catholic Diocese of Mymensingh

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Diocese of Mymensingh
Dioecesis Mymensinghensis
ময়মনসিংহ এর বিশপের এলাকা
Location
Country Bangladesh
Ecclesiastical province Dhaka
Metropolitan Dhaka
Statistics
Area 16,448 km2 (6,351 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2004)
14,011,991
67,510 (0.5%)
Information
Denomination Roman Catholic
Rite Latin Rite
Established 15 May 1987
Cathedral St Patrick’s Cathedral in Mymensingh
Patron saint Saint Patrick
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Paul Ponen Kubi, C.S.C.
Metropolitan Archbishop Patrick D'Rozario

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Mymensingh (Latin: Dioecesis Mymensinghensis) is a diocese located in the city of Mymensingh in the Ecclesiastical province of Dhaka in Bangladesh.

History[edit]

  • May 15, 1987: Established as Diocese of Mymensingh from the Metropolitan Archdiocese of Dhaka

Leadership[edit]

  • Bishops of Mymensingh (Roman rite)
    • Bishop Paul Ponen Kubi, C.S.C. (July 15, 2006 – present)
    • Bishop Francis Anthony Gomes (May 15, 1987 – July 15, 2006)

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