Metropolitan Archdiocese of

Kupang

Indonesia Indonesia

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Continent: South and East Asia

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Metropolitan Archdiocese Metr. Archdiocese

Name: Kupang / Kupangen(sis) (Latin)

Suffragan Sees: Atambua, Weetebula

Depends on: Dicastery for Evangelisation

Websites:

Celebrations

Liturgical Calendar (National) ๐Ÿ“…

History

Present Prelates

Metropolitan Archbishop (2024.03.09 โ€“ ...):Archbishop Hironimus Pakaenoni (55)Archbishop Hironimus Pakaenoni (55)

Ordinaries

Metropolitan Archbishops of Kupang (Roman Rite)

Archbishop Hironimus Pakaenoni (55)Archbishop Hironimus Pakaenoni (55)
(2024.03.09 โ€“ ...)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Kupang (Indonesia)

Born:1969.04.14 (Noemuti, Indonesia)
Ordained Priest:1997.09.08
Consecrated Bishop:2024.05.09

Priest of Kupang (Indonesia) (1997.09.08 โ€“ 2024.03.09)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Kupang (Indonesia) (2024.03.09 โ€“ ...)

Archbishop Peter Turang (77)Archbishop Peter Turang (77)
(1997.10.10 โ€“ 2024.03.09)

Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Kupang (Indonesia)

Pertransiit benefaciendo

Born:1947.02.23 (Tataaran, Indonesia)
Ordained Priest:1974.12.18
Consecrated Bishop:1997.07.27

Priest of Manado (Indonesia) (1974.12.18 โ€“ 1997.04.21)

Coadjutor Archbishop of Kupang (Indonesia) (1997.04.21 โ€“ 1997.10.10)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Kupang (Indonesia) (1997.10.10 โ€“ 2024.03.09)

Archbishop Gregorius Manteiro, S.V.D.
(1989.10.23 โ€“ 1997.10.10)

Opus justitiรฆ pax

Born:1924.03.12 (Larantuka, Indonesia)
Ordained Priest:1951.10.24
Consecrated Bishop:1967.08.15
Died:1997.10.10 (โ€  73)

Bishop of Kupang (Indonesia) (1967.04.13 โ€“ 1989.10.23)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Kupang (Indonesia) (1989.10.23 โ€“ 1997.10.10)

Bishops of Kupang (Roman Rite)

Bishop Gregorius Manteiro, S.V.D. (later Archbishop)
(1967.04.13 โ€“ 1989.10.23)

(see above)

Former Prelates

Special Churches

Churches by City (34)

Weetebula (โ†), Ende (โ†–), Maumere (โ†–), Larantuka (โ†‘), Atambua (โ†—), Broome (โ†“)

Statistics (2021.12.31)

Area: 14,150 kmยฒ

Population: 198,000 Catholics (11.9% of 1,668,000 total)

Pastoral Centres: 35 parishes

Personnel: 152 priests (137 diocesan, 15 religious), 424 religious (237 brothers, 187 sisters), 75 seminarians

Population

Pastoral Centres

Priests

Religious

Seminarians

Last updated on 2024.05.19

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