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Eparchy of Marthandom (Syro-Malankarese)

Eparchia Marthandomensis



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General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Eparchy
  • Erected: 16 December 1996
  • Metropolitan: Archeparchy of Trivandrum (Syro-Malankarese)
  • Syro-Malankarese Catholic Church of the Antiochian Tradition
  • Country: India
  • Square Kilometers: 1,684 (650 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: Christu Raja Puram, Marthandom-629165, Kanyakumari Dist., Tamil Nadu, India
  • Telephone: (04651)70.180

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
16 December 1996ErectedArcheparchy of Trivandrum (Syro-Malankarese) Eparchy of Marthandom (Syro-Malankarese) (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
199961,0251,900,0003.2%225272,260713362ap2000
200062,8371,900,0003.3%225272,327713862ap2001
200163,5001,900,0003.3%165213,023715963ap2002
200264,1001,900,0003.4%246302,136814265ap2003
200364,3001,900,0003.4%256312,074815366ap2004
200464,4501,900,0003.4%295341,895713569ap2005
200964,6362,026,0003.2%338411,5761421879ap2010

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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