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Diocese of Nongstoin

Dioecesis Nongstoinensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Victor Lyngdoh, Bishop

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 28 January 2006
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Shillong
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: India
  • Square Kilometers: 5,247 (2,026 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: Bishop's House, Nongstoin-793119, West Khasi Hills Dt., Meghalaya, India
  • Telephone: (09436)302.665

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
28 January 2006ErectedArchdiocese of Shillong Diocese of Nongstoin (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
200675,715313,72324.1%513184,206619ap2007
2012116,360311,00037.4%1528432,70629416ap2013

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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