Roman Catholic Diocese of Saint Paul, Alberta

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Diocese of Saint Paul, Alberta
Dioecesis Sancti Pauli in Alberta
Coat of Arms of the Roman Catholic Diocese of St Paul, Alberta.svg
Coat of Arms of the Diocese of St Paul, Alberta
Location
Country Canada
Ecclesiastical province Edmonton
Metropolitan St. Paul, Alberta
Statistics
Area 155,916 km2 (60,200 sq mi)
Population
- Catholics

105,177 (42.3%)
Parishes 38
Information
Denomination Roman Catholic
Rite Roman Rite
Established July 17, 1948
Cathedral St. Paul Cathedral
Secular priests 33
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Paul Terrio
Website
www.dioceseofstpaul.ca/

The Diocese of Saint Paul in Alberta (Latin: Dioecesis Sancti Pauli in Alberta) is a Roman Catholic diocese that includes part of the Province of Alberta. On February 2, 2012 Bishop Luc-André Bouchard, was appointed bishop of Trois-Rivières and was succeeded by Paul Terrio in an ordination ceremony on December 12, 2012.

As of 2014, the diocese contains 38 parishes, 24 active diocesan priests, 9 religious priests, and 105,177 Catholics. It also has 21 Women Religious, 9 Religious Brothers, and 6 permanent deacons.

Diocesan bishops[edit]

The following is a list of the bishops of and their terms of service:

List of Parishes[1][edit]

St. Paul Cathedral, St. Paul, Alberta
Mission of St. Michael, Elk Point, Alberta

  • Pastor: Fr. Gérard Gauthier
    • Associate Pastor: Fr. André Semusambi

St. Gabriel, Athabasca, Alberta
Mission of St. Alphonsus, Boyle, Alberta
Mission of Our Lady of Perpetual Help, Prosperity, Alberta
Mission of Holy Rosary, Buffalo Lake Métis Settlement, Alberta

  • Pastor: Fr. Hong Nguyen

St. Anne, Barrhead, Alberta
Mission of St. John the Evangelist, Swan Hills, Alberta
Mission of St. John, Ft. Assiniboine, Alberta

  • Pastor: Fr. John Rohit VC, ims

St. Louis, Bonnyville, Alberta
Mission of Our Lady of Mercy, Kehewin, Alberta
Mission of St. Joseph, Ft. Kent, Alberta

  • Pastor: Fr. Rene Realuyo

St. Dominic, Cold Lake, Alberta
Mission of St. Peter and St. Paul, Ardmore, Alberta
Mission of Our Lady of the Assumption, Cold Lake, Alberta

  • Pastor: Fr. Limneo Zamora, Jr.

St. John the Baptist, Fort McMurray, Alberta
Mission of St. Gabriel, Chard, Alberta
Mission of St. Vincent, Conklin, Alberta

  • Pastor: Fr. Andrew Schoenberger
    • Associate Pastor: Fr. Augustine Joseph, cmi

St. Paul Church, Fort McMurray, Alberta
Mission of Nativity of Blessed Virgin Mary, Fort Chipewyan, Alberta
Mission of St. Julien, Fort MacKay, Alberta

  • Pastor: Fr. Prabhakar Kommareddy
    • Associate Pastor:
      • Deacon: Chan, Deacon, Raymond

St. Catherine, Lac La Biche, Alberta
Mission of St. Anne, Hylo/Venice, Alberta
Mission of Sacred Heart of Jesus, Beaver Lake Reserve, Alberta
Mission of Immaculate Heart of Mary, Kikino, Alberta

  • Pastor: Fr. Trini C. Pinca
    • Deacon: Deacon Pat Murphy
    • Deacon: Deacon Ernie Sehn

St. Raphael, Le Goff, Alberta
Mission of St. Marguerite d'Youville, Elizabeth Métis Settlement, Alberta
Mission of Our Lady of Good Counsel, Frog Lake Reserve, Alberta
Mission of St. Eugene, Fishing Lake, Alberta

  • Pastor: Fr. Thomas Nguyen
    • Deacon: Deacon Walter Desjarlais

St. Emile, Legal, Alberta
Mission of Our Lady of Victory, Vimy, Alberta
Mission of Our Lady of Mount Carmel, Waugh, Alberta

  • Pastor: Fr. Francis Geraldo

St. Jean de Brebeuf, Mallaig, Alberta
Mission of St. Helen, St. Lina, Alberta
Mission of St. Vincent, St. Vincent, Alberta

  • Pastor: Fr. Aureus Manjares

St. Jean Baptiste, Morinville, Alberta

  • Pastor: Fr. Martin Jubinville
    • Associate Pastor: Fr. Mario Jubinville
      • Deacon: Deacon Joe Morrow

St. Isidore, Plamondon, Alberta
Mission of St. Philippe, Atmore, Alberta
Mission of St. Theresa of the Child Jesus, Breynat, Alberta

  • Pastor: Fr. Casmir Muobike, smmm
    • Deacon: Deacon Jerry Metz

Sacred Heart, Saddle Lake Reserve, Alberta
Mission of St. Laurent, Brosseau, Alberta
Mission of St. Matthias, Goodfish Lake, Alberta

  • Pastor: Fr. Manoj Mathew, cmi (Fr. Phillip)

St. Anne, Thorhild, Alberta
Mission ofOur Lady of the Atonement, Smoky Lake, Alberta
Mission of St. Joseph, Radway, Alberta

  • Pastor: Fr. Francis of Assisi Khai Phan

St. Mary of Assumption, Westlock, Alberta
Mission of St. Benoit, Pickardville, Albea
Mission of St. Finnan, Dapp, Alberta
Mission of St. Patrick, Clyde, Alberta

  • Pastor: Fr. Ambrose Umeohanna, smmm

St. Joseph, Whitecourt, Alberta
Mission of Our Lady of Peace, Fox Creek, Alberta
Mission of St. John the Evangelist, Swan Hills, Alberta

  • Pastor: Fr. Paulson Kannanaikal, cmi

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.dioceseofstpaul.ca/our-diocese/parishes

Bibliography[edit]

Coordinates: 53°59′34″N 111°17′49″W / 53.9928°N 111.2970°W / 53.9928; -111.2970