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Diocese of Parramatta

Dioecesis Parramattensis



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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 8 April 1986
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Sydney
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Australia
  • Square Kilometers: 4,289 (1,656 Square Miles)
  • Official Web Site: http://www.parra.catholic.org.au/
  • Mailing Address: P.O. Box 3066, Parramatta, NSW 1750, Australia; 12 Victoria Road, Parramatta, NSW 2150, Australia
  • Telephone: (02)9683.6277
  • Fax: 9630.4813

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
8 April 1986ErectedArchdiocese of Sydney Diocese of Parramatta (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1990232,096810,34928.6%71381092,129218029446ap1991
1999298,125852,94635.0%87591462,041816427746ap2000
2000299,912895,00433.5%86561422,112816726446ap2001
2001311,573909,37034.3%84621462,134715225546ap2002
2002324,660936,65134.7%79621412,302614627146ap2003
2003309,716926,65133.4%77381152,693614228847ap2004
2004307,392924,62133.2%82591412,180611323147ap2005

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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