|Cardinal, Archbishop of Dhaka|
|Church||Roman Catholic Church|
|Installed||22 October 2011|
|Other posts||Cardinal-Priest of Nostra Signora del Santissimo Sacramento e Santi Martiri Canadesi (2016-)|
|Ordination||8 October 1972|
|Consecration||12 September 1990
by Theotonius Gomes
|Created Cardinal||19 November 2016
by Pope Francis
|Birth name||Patrick D'Rozario|
October 1, 1943 |
Padrishibpur, Barisal Bangladesh
|Previous post||Bishop of Rajshahi (1990-1995)
Bishop of Chittagong (1995-2010)
Coadjutor Archbishop of Dhaka (2010-2011)
|Motto||"Joy in Communion"|
|Ordination history of Patrick D'Rozario|
|Date of ordination||8 October 1972|
|Principal consecrator||Theotonius Gomes, CSC|
|Date of consecration||12 September 1990|
|Elevated by||Pope Francis|
|Date of elevation||19 November 2016|
|Lawrence Subrata Howlader, CSC||3 July 2003|
|James Romen Boiragi||15 June 2012|
|Shorot Francis Gomes||22 April 2016|
Patrick D'Rozario, CSC
|Reference style||His Eminence|
|Spoken style||Your Eminence|
His Eminence Cardinal Patrick D'Rozario (born 1 October 1943, Padrishibpur, Barisal, British India (now part of Bangladesh)) is the Catholic Archbishop of the Dhaka, the highest ranked official of the Roman Catholic Church in Bangladesh.
He is President of Catholic Bishops' Conference of Bangladesh. The Catholic Bishops' Conference of Bangladesh, founded in 1971, is the General Body of the Bishops of Bangladesh. The purpose of this Conference is to facilitate common policy and action in matters that affect or are liable to affect the interest of the Catholic Church in Bangladesh and to be of service to the country at large. He assisted at the Synod on the Family.
Pope Francis raised him to the rank of cardinal at a consistory held on 19 November 2016. He was given the rank of Cardinal-Priest and assigned the titular church of Nostra Signora del Santissimo Sacramento e Santi Martiri Canadesi.
- "Archbishop Patrick D'Rozario". Catholic Hierarchy. Retrieved 2011-10-22.
- "Patrick new chief of Catholic Church", The Daily Star (Bangladesh), October 27, 2011.
- Dhaka gets new coadjutor archbishop: Archbishop Patrick D’Rozario says he is ready to meet challenges of new office, Union of Catholic Asian News, January 26, 2011.
- "Titular churches and diaconates of the new cardinals, 19.11.2016" (Press release). Holy See Press Office. 19 November 2016. Retrieved 19 November 2016.
|Catholic Church titles|
|Archbishop of Dhaka
2011 – present
Joachim J. Rozario
|Bishop of Chittagong
1995 – 2010
Moses M. Costa
|New title||Bishop of Rajshahi
1990 – 1995
|Cardinal Priest of Nostra Signora del Santissimo Sacramento e Santi Martiri Canadesi