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Diocese of Satna (Syro-Malabarese)

Dioecesis Satnensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Matthew Vaniakizhakel, C.V., Bishop
  • Abraham D. Mattam, C.V., Bishop Emeritus

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Elevated: 26 February 1977
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Bhopal
  • Syro-Malabarese Catholic Church of the Chaldean Tradition
  • Country: India
  • Square Kilometers: 45,188 (17,453 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: Bishop's House, Rewa Road, P.O. Box 22, Satna-485001, M.P., India
  • Telephone: (07672)224.167
  • Fax: 225.667

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Archiepiscopal Exarchate of Satna (Syro-Malabarese)
29 July 1968ErectedDiocese of Jabalpur Archiepiscopal Exarchate of Satna (Syro-Malabarese) (erected)
Diocese of Satna (Syro-Malabarese)
26 February 1977ElevatedArchiepiscopal Exarchate of Satna (Syro-Malabarese) Diocese of Satna (Syro-Malabarese)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
Archiepiscopal Exarchate of Satna (Syro-Malabarese)
19705503,421,393.0%111124511111ap1971
Diocese of Satna (Syro-Malabarese)
1980941224263628928ap1981
19901,6605,927,000.0%82735473412816ap1991
19992,6207,180,655.0%14223672531279ap2000
20002,6507,180,655.0%14223673571319ap2001
20012,6787,200,235.0%23224559571319ap2002
20022,7709,203,562.0%18193774361409ap2003
20033,0309,203,562.0%282452583914313ap2004
20042,7079,503,562.0%272653514714416ap2005
20092,5759,739,745.0%432063403413418ap2010
20102,5279,869,358.0%482068373113618ap2011

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


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Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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