Diocese of

Sintang

Indonesia Indonesia

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Continent: South and East Asia

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese Diocese

Name: Sintang / Sintangen(sis) (Latin)

Ecclesiastical Province: Pontianak

Depends on: Dicastery for Evangelisation

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Celebrations

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History

Present Prelates

Bishop (2016.12.21 – ...):Bishop Samuel Oton Sidin, O.F.M. Cap. (69)Bishop Samuel Oton Sidin, O.F.M. Cap. (69)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Sintang (Roman Rite)

Bishop Samuel Oton Sidin, O.F.M. Cap. (69)Bishop Samuel Oton Sidin, O.F.M. Cap. (69)
(2016.12.21 – ...)

Bishop of Sintang (Indonesia)

Non ego sed Christus in me

Born:1954.12.12 (Pontianak, Indonesia)
Ordained Priest:1984.07.01
Consecrated Bishop:2017.03.22

Bishop of Sintang (Indonesia) (2016.12.21 – ...)

Archbishop Agustinus Agus (74)Archbishop Agustinus Agus (74)
(Apostolic Administrator 2014.06.03 – 2016.12.21)

Archbishop Agustinus Agus (74)Bishop Agustinus Agus (74) (later Archbishop)
(1999.10.29 – 2014.06.03)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Pontianak (Indonesia)

Instaurare omnia in Christo

Born:1949.10.22 (Lintang, Indonesia)
Ordained Priest:1977.06.06
Consecrated Bishop:2000.02.06

Priest of Pontianak (Indonesia) (1977.06.06 – 1999.10.29)

Apostolic Administrator of Sintang (Indonesia) (1996 – 1999.10.29)

Bishop of Sintang (Indonesia) (1999.10.29 – 2014.06.03)

Apostolic Administrator of Sintang (Indonesia) (2014.06.03 – 2016.12.21)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Pontianak (Indonesia) (2014.06.03 – ...)

Archbishop Agustinus Agus (74)Fr. Agustinus Agus (74) (later Archbishop)
(Apostolic Administrator 1996 – 1999.10.29)

Bishop Isak Doera
(1976.12.09 – 1996.01.01)

Allah adalah kasih

Born:1931.09.29 (Indonesia)
Ordained Priest:1959.01.18
Consecrated Bishop:1977.05.19
Died:2012.05.19 († 80)

Bishop of Sintang (Indonesia) (1976.12.09 – 1996.01.01)

Bishop Lambert van Kessel, S.M.M.
(1961.05.16 – 1973.05.25)

Pax in terra

Born:1912.09.08 (Netherlands)
Ordained Priest:1939.02.12
Consecrated Bishop:1961.08.15
Died:1980.11.07 († 68)

Prefect Apostolic of Sintang (Indonesia) (1948.06.04 – 1956.04.23)

Apostolic Administrator of Sintang (Indonesia) (1956.04.23 – 1961.05.16)

Bishop of Sintang (Indonesia) (1961.05.16 – 1973.05.25)

Prefects Apostolic of Sintang (Roman Rite)

Fr. Lambert van Kessel, S.M.M. (later Bishop)
(Apostolic Administrator 1956.04.23 – 1961.05.16)

Fr. Lambert van Kessel, S.M.M. (later Bishop)
(1948.06.04 – 1956.04.23)

(see above)

Special Churches

Churches by City (38)

Ketapang (↙), Sanggau (←), Kuching (↖), Sibu (↑), Palangkaraya (↘)

Statistics (2021.12.31)

Area: 62,120 km²

Population: 266,786 Catholics (29.4% of 908,656 total)

Pastoral Centres: 37 parishes, 36 missions

Personnel: 77 priests (42 diocesan, 35 religious), 105 religious (42 brothers, 63 sisters), 25 seminarians

Population

Pastoral Centres

Priests

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