Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Ende

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Archdiocese of Ende
Archidioecesis Endehenus
Keuskupan Agung Ende
Location
Country Indonesia
Ecclesiastical province Ende
Statistics
Area 5,084 km2 (1,963 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2006)
454,000
416,000 (91.6%)
Information
Rite Latin Rite
Cathedral Christ the King Cathedral in Ende, East Nusa Tenggara
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Metropolitan Archbishop Vincentius Sensi Potokota

The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Ende (Latin: Endehen(us)) is an archdiocese located in the city of Ende in Indonesia.

History[edit]

  • September 16, 1913: Established as Apostolic Prefecture of Isole della Piccola Sonda from the Apostolic Vicariate of Batavia
  • March 12, 1922: Promoted as Apostolic Vicariate of Isole della Piccola Sonda
  • March 8, 1951: Renamed as Apostolic Vicariate of Endeh
  • January 3, 1961: Promoted as Metropolitan Archdiocese of Endeh
  • May 14, 1974: Renamed as Metropolitan Archdiocese of Ende

Leadership[edit]

  • Archbishops of Ende (Roman rite)
    • Archbishop Vincentius Sensi Potokota (April 14, 2007 – present)
    • Archbishop Longinus Da Cunha (February 23, 1996 – April 6, 2006)
    • Archbishop Donatus Djagom, S.V.D. (December 19, 1968 – February 23, 1996)
  • Metropolitan Archbishops of Endeh (Roman Rite)
    • Archbishop Gabriel Manek, S.V.D. (January 3, 1961 – December 19, 1968)
  • Vicars Apostolic of Endeh (Roman Rite)
  • Vicars Apostolic of Isole della Piccola Sonda (Roman Rite)
  • Prefects Apostolic of Isole della Piccola Sonda (Roman Rite)

Suffragan dioceses[edit]

Source[edit]

Coordinates: 8°50′00″S 121°39′00″E / 8.8333°S 121.6500°E / -8.8333; 121.6500