Roman Catholic Diocese of Timika

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Diocese of Timika
Dioecesis Timikaënsis
Keuskupan Timika
Location
Country Indonesia
Ecclesiastical province Merauke
Metropolitan Merauke
Statistics
Area 81,810 km2 (31,590 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2010)
537,000
90,144 (16.8%)
Information
Denomination Roman Catholic
Rite Latin Rite
Established 19 December 2003
Cathedral Cathedral of the Three Kings in Timika
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop John Philip Saklil
Metropolitan Archbishop Nicolaus Adi Seputra

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Timika (Latin: Timikaën(sis)) is a diocese located in the civil districts of Biak-Numfor, Yapen-Waropen, Nabire, Paniai, Puncak Jaya, and Mimka in the Ecclesiastical province of Merauke in Indonesia.

History[edit]

Leadership[edit]

  • Bishops of Timika (Roman rite)
    • Bishop John Philip Saklil (December 19, 2003 – present)

References[edit]

Coordinates: 4°33′S 136°53′E / 4.550°S 136.883°E / -4.550; 136.883