Roman Catholic Diocese of Tanjungkarang

Diocese of Tanjungkarang

Dioecesis Tangiungkaranganus

Keuskupan Tanjungkarang
Location
CountryIndonesia
Ecclesiastical provincePalembang
MetropolitanPalembang
Statistics
Area36,000 km2 (14,000 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2010)
7,269,000
75,789 (1%)
Information
RiteLatin Rite
CathedralCathedral of Christ the King in Tanjung Karang
Current leadership
PopeFrancis
BishopYohanes Harun Yuwono
Metropolitan ArchbishopAloysius Sudarso
Bishops emeritusAndreas Henrisusanta Bishop Emeritus (1979-2012)
Website
Website of the Diocese

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Tanjungkarang (Latin: Tangiungkarangan(us)) is a diocese located in the city of Tanjungkarang in the Ecclesiastical province of Palembang in Indonesia.

History[edit]

Leadership[edit]

  • Bishops of Tanjungkarang (Roman rite)
  • Bishops of Tandjung-Karang (Roman Rite)
    • Bishop Albert Hermelink Gentiaras, S.C.I. (January 3, 1961 – August 22, 1973)
  • Prefects Apostolic of Tandjung-Karang (Roman Rite)
    • Fr. Albert Hermelink Gentiaras, S.C.I. (later Bishop) (June 27, 1952 – January 3, 1961)

References[edit]

Coordinates: 5°27′00″S 105°16′01″E / 5.4500°S 105.2670°E / -5.4500; 105.2670