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Mission "Sui Iuris" of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha

Sanctae Helenae, Ascensionis et Tristanensis



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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Mission "Sui Iuris"
  • Erected: 18 August 1986
  • Immediately Subject to the Holy See
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Saint Helena
  • Square Kilometers: 308 (118 Square Miles)
  • Official Web Site: http://www.southatlanticrcchurch.com/
  • Mailing Address: R.C. Church, Upper Jamestown, St. Helena Island, South Atlantic Ocean; Saint Mary's Church, 12 Ross Road, Port Stanley, Falkland Island F1QQ 1ZZ, South Atlantic Ocean
  • Telephone: 2535; 21.204
  • Fax: 2535; 22.242

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
18 August 1986ErectedArchdiocese of Cape Town {Kaapstad} Mission "Sui Iuris" of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
19901107,2001.5%1111011ap1991
1999876,1361.4%224321ap2000
2000896,1691.4%224421ap2001
2001875,9691.5%118711ap2002
20031005,3001.9%1110013ap2004
20041005,5001.8%1110013ap2005
20101005,5001.8%1110013ap2011

Note: Any changes in boundaries over time are not indicated in the above table.


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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