Ore diocese Ernakulam Angamaly
|archbishop:||Varkey Vithayathil C.S.s.R.|
|Bishops:|| Thomas Chakiath|
|surface:||1,500 km ²|
|inhabitants:||approx. 4.650.000 (2004)|
The ore diocese Ernakulam Angamaly (lat. Archidioecesis Ernakulamensis Angamaly) is a Roman-catholic Erzdiözese in Kerala, India. It is also the seat of the large archbishop of the Syro Malabari church.
To 28. July 1896 was established the Apostoli Vikariat Ernakulum and to 21. Decembers 1923 to the ore diocese Ernakulum raised. To 29. July 1956 from parts of the Erzdiözese the new diocese Kothamangalam were created. To 16. December 1992 was changed the name on ore diocese Ernakulam Angamaly.
The Erzdiözese are subordinate the dioceses Kothamangalam and Idukki.
list of the archbishops
- Aloysius Pareparambil (1896 - 1919)
- Augustine Kandathil (1919 - 1956)
- Joseph Parecattil (1956 - 1984)
- Antony Padiyara (1985 - 1996)
- Varkey Vithayathil C.S.s.R. (starting from 1999)
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