Roman Catholic Diocese of Goroka

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Goroka is a suffragan diocese of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Mount Hagen. It was erected Vicariate Apostolic in 1959 and elevated to a diocese in 1966. In 1982, part of the diocese was separated to become the Diocese of Kundiawa.

Coat of arms[edit]

The new coat of arms of the Diocese was adopted in 2016. The proposal of coat of arms created Marek Sobola, a heraldic specialist from Slovakia, who also made a coat of arms for the new Bishop Dariusz Kałuża MSF.[1]

Diocesan coat of arms
Dariusz Kałuża MSF – coat of arms


External links and references[edit]

Coordinates: 6°05′07″S 145°23′13″E / 6.0854°S 145.3870°E / -6.0854; 145.3870