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Diocese of Kingstown

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Bishop(s)

  • Charles Jason Gordon, Bishop

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Split: 23 October 1989
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Port of Spain
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Saint Vincent and Grenadines
  • Region: Antilles (West Indies)
  • Square Kilometers: 388 (149 Square Miles)
  • Description: Comprises islands of St. Vincent, Bequia, Mustique, Canouan, Mayreau and Union Island
  • Mailing Address: Bishop's House, P.O. Box 862, Kingstown, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, W.I.
  • Telephone: (784)457-2363
  • Fax: 457-1903

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
23 October 1989SplitDiocese of Bridgetown-Kingstown Diocese of Bridgetown
Diocese of Kingstown
8 July 2011Metropolitan ChangedDiocese of Kingstown (from Castries)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
199012,000110,00010.9%5381,5001196ap1991
199910,000107,0009.3%5491,1114106ap2000
200010,000107,5009.3%3471,4284136ap2001
200110,000107,0009.3%3361,6663146ap2003
20037,000107,0006.5%55107005166ap2004
200410,073106,4999.5%5491,1194176ap2005
20068,176109,0227.5%64108174166ap2007

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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