Roman Catholic Diocese of Hazaribag

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Diocese of Hazaribag
Dioecesis Hazaribaganus
हजारीबाग के सूबा
Location
Country  India
Ecclesiastical province Ranchi
Metropolitan Ranchi
Statistics
Area 21,213 km2 (8,190 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2006)
5,067,000
35,252 (0.7%)
Information
Rite Roman Rite
Cathedral Cathedral of the Resurrection in Hazaribagh
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Anand Jojo
Metropolitan Archbishop Telesphore Toppo
Emeritus Bishops Charles Soreng Bishop Emeritus (1995-2012)

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Hazaribag (Latin: Hazaribagan(us)) is a diocese located in the city of Hazaribag in the Ecclesiastical province of Ranchi in India.

History[edit]

Leadership[edit]

  • Bishops of Hazaribag (Latin Church)
    • Bishop Charles Soreng, S.J. (April 1, 1995 – September 8, 2012)
    • Bishop Jojo Anand (Appointed September 8, 2012 - present)

References[edit]

Coordinates: 23°59′41″N 85°22′11″E / 23.9946°N 85.3697°E / 23.9946; 85.3697