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Roman Catholic Diocese of Pangkal Pinang

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Rite  Latin Rite
Province  Bangka-Belitung Islands
Metropolitan archbishop  Aloysius Sudarso
Area  30,442 km²
Country  Indonesia
Population - Total - Catholics  (as of 2004) 1,848,989 35,505 (1.9%)
Cathedral  Cathedral of St Joseph in Pangkal Pinang
Address  Jl. Baru Kadera No. 454, City,, Semabung Lama, Bukit Intan, Pangkal Pinang City, Bangka Belitung Islands 33684, Indonesia
Ecclesiastical province  Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Palembang

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The Roman Catholic Diocese of Pangkal-Pinang (Latin: Pangkalpinangen(sis)) is a diocese located in the city of Pangkal-Pinang in the Ecclesiastical province of Palembang in South Sumatra in Indonesia.

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History

  • December 27, 1923: Established as the Apostolic Prefecture of Bangka e Biliton from the Apostolic Prefecture of Sumatra
  • February 8, 1951: Promoted as the Apostolic Vicariate of Pangkal-Pinang
  • January 3, 1961: Promoted as Diocese of Pangkal-Pinang
  • Leadership

  • Bishops of Pangkal-Pinang (Roman rite)
  • Bishop Hilarius Moa Nurak, S.V.D. (March 30, 1987 – April 29, 2016)
  • Bishop Nicolas Pierre van der Westen, SS.CC. (January 3, 1961 – November 11, 1978)
  • Vicars Apostolic of Pangkal-Pinang (Roman Rite)
  • Bishop Nicolas Pierre van der Westen, SS.CC. (February 8, 1951 – January 3, 1961)
  • Prefects Apostolic of Bangka e Biliton (Roman Rite)
  • Fr. Vito Bouma, SS.CC. (May 29, 1928 – 1945)
  • Fr. Teodosio Herckenrath, SS.CC. (January 18, 1924 – 1928)
  • References

    Roman Catholic Diocese of Pangkal-Pinang Wikipedia


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