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Vicariate Apostolic of Anatolia

Vicariatus Apostolicus Anatoliensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Paolo Bizzeti, S.J., Vicar Apostolic
  • Ruggero Franceschini, O.F.M. Cap., Apostolic Administrator

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Vicariate Apostolic
  • Elevated: 30 November 1990
  • Vicariate
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Turkey
  • Mailing Address: Yenisehir Mah. Mithat, Pasa Caddesi 5, P.K. 75, 31201 Iskenderun, Turkiye
  • Telephone: (0326)617.59.16
  • Fax: 613.92.91

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Mission "Sui Iuris" of Trabzon
20 June 1931ErectedMission "Sui Iuris" of Trabzon (erected)
Vicariate Apostolic of Anatolia
30 November 1990ElevatedMission "Sui Iuris" of Trabzon Vicariate Apostolic of Anatolia

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
Mission "Sui Iuris" of Trabzon
19501753,850,000.0%44433ap1951
19702004,500,000.0%224504ap1971
Vicariate Apostolic of Anatolia
19993,0001910300119106ap2000
20004,5005611409115107ap2002
20024,5008614321114126ap2003
20034,550369505114127ap2004
20044,5504711413115118ap2005
20104,363178545876ap2011
20142,80077400936ap2015

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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