Metropolitan Archdiocese of

Samarinda

Indonesia Indonesia

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Continent: South and East Asia

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Metropolitan Archdiocese Metr. Archdiocese

Name: Samarinda / Samarindaën(sis) (Latin)

Suffragan Sees: Banjarmasin, Palangkaraya, Tanjung Selor

Depends on: Dicastery for Evangelisation

Celebrations

Patron Saint: Our Lady of Perpetual Help

Liturgical Calendar (National) 📅

History

Present Prelates

Metropolitan Archbishop (2015.02.16 – ...):Archbishop Justinus Harjosusanto, M.S.F. (70)Archbishop Justinus Harjosusanto, M.S.F. (70)

Ordinaries

Metropolitan Archbishops of Samarinda (Roman Rite)

Archbishop Justinus Harjosusanto, M.S.F. (70)Archbishop Justinus Harjosusanto, M.S.F. (70)
(2015.02.16 – ...)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Samarinda (Indonesia)

Fiat voluntas tua

Born:1953.09.05 (Muntilan, Indonesia)
Ordained Priest:1982.01.06
Consecrated Bishop:2002.04.14

Bishop of Tanjung Selor (Indonesia) (2001.12.22 – 2015.02.16)

Second Vice-President of Episcopal Conference of Indonesia (2015 – 2018.11.13)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Samarinda (Indonesia) (2015.02.16 – ...)

Vice-President of Episcopal Conference of Indonesia (2018.11.13 – 2022.11.17)

Archbishop Florentinus Sului Hajang Hau, M.S.F.
(2003.01.29 – 2013.07.18)

Adveniat regnum tuum

Born:1948.12.11 (Tering, Indonesia)
Ordained Priest:1976.02.16
Consecrated Bishop:1993.11.21
Died:2013.07.18 († 64)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Samarinda (Indonesia) (1993.04.05 – 2003.01.29)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Samarinda (Indonesia) (2003.01.29 – 2013.07.18)

Archbishop Florentinus Sului Hajang Hau, M.S.F.
(1993.04.05 – 2003.01.29)

(see above)

Bishops of Samarinda (Roman Rite)

Bishop Michael Cornelis C. Coomans, M.S.F.
(1987.11.30 – 1992.05.06)

Deus salus

Born:1933.06.05 (Netherlands)
Ordained Priest:1960.07.24
Consecrated Bishop:1988.02.14
Died:1992.05.06 († 58)

Bishop of Samarinda (Indonesia) (1987.11.30 – 1992.05.06)

Bishop Jacques Henri Romeijn, M.S.F.
(1961.01.03 – 1975.02.11)

Per fidem fiducia

Born:1906.02.17 (Netherlands)
Ordained Priest:1932.07.24
Consecrated Bishop:1955.09.15
Died:1986.09.23 († 80)

Titular Bishop of Zenopolis in Isauria (1955.07.10 – 1961.01.03)

Vicar Apostolic of Samarinda (Indonesia) (1955.07.10 – 1961.01.03)

Bishop of Samarinda (Indonesia) (1961.01.03 – 1975.02.11)

Vicars Apostolic of Samarinda (Roman Rite)

Bishop Jacques Henri Romeijn, M.S.F.
(1955.07.10 – 1961.01.03)

(see above)

Special Churches

Churches by City (26)

Palangkaraya (↙), Sibu (↖), Tanjung Selor (↑), Manado (→), Makassar (↘), Banjarmasin (↓)

Statistics (2020.12.31)

Area: 104,886 km²

Population: 148,000 Catholics (3.8% of 3,849,000 total)

Pastoral Centres: 26 parishes, 1 mission

Personnel: 65 priests (33 diocesan, 32 religious), 119 religious (35 brothers, 84 sisters), 9 seminarians

Population

Pastoral Centres

Priests

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Seminarians

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