Roman Catholic Diocese of Kumbakonam

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Diocese of Kumbakonam

Dioecesis Kumbakonamensis

கும்பகோணம் மறைமாவட்டம்
Location
Country India
Ecclesiastical provincePondicherry and Cuddalore
MetropolitanPondicherry and Cuddalore
Statistics
Area7,823 km2 (3,020 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2004)
2,605,732
195,582 (7.5%)
Parishes88
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RiteLatin Rite
CathedralSt. Mary’s Cathedral in Kumbakonam
Patron saintSt John de Brito
Current leadership
PopeFrancis
BishopFrancis Antonysamy
Metropolitan ArchbishopAntony Anandarayar
Vicar GeneralA. Packiasamy
Website
Website of the Diocese

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Kumbakonam (Latin: Kumbakonamen(sis)) is a diocese located in the city of Kumbakonam in the Ecclesiastical province of Pondicherry and Cuddalore in India.

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Coordinates: 10°57′22″N 79°23′17″E / 10.9562°N 79.3880°E / 10.9562; 79.3880