Ecclesiastical Details

Diocese of Miao
Heirarchy of the Diocese
Rite:
Latin
Population: 473120
 
Status:
Diocese
Catholics: 80000
 
Founded:
00:00.0
Diocesan Priests: 29
  Total area:
14978 Sq km
Religious Priests: 60
 
Province:
Guwahati
Religious Sisters: 122
 
Region:
North Eastern
Seminarians: 7
  Patron:
Christ the Light
  Languages:
  Civil States:

Arunachal Pradesh: Changlang Upper Dibang valley Lower Dibang valley Anjaw Lohit and Tirap

Contact Diocese of Miao:
Bishop's House Miao - 792 122 Changlang Dt Arunachal Pradesh
Telephone 1:
03807-22 29 75 / 22 32 29
Fax:
22 32 29
 
E-Mail Office:
pkgsdb@gmailcom
Website:
 
Most Rev George Palliparampil SDB, Bishops of Miao
Name:
Most Rev George Palliparampil SDB
Designation:
Bishops     E-mail (P):
Canonical Possession:
    Telephone (P):
 
Other Present & Retired Ordinaries of the Diocese of Miao
 
Bishop NameDesignationPeriod
Most Rev Dennis Panipitchai Aux.Bishop 2018-
Pilgrim Centres in theDiocese of Miao
 
Ecclesiastical Institutions
 
Social / Charitable Institutions / Care Centres
Educational Institutions
Parishes:
31
 
Hospitals:
   
Degree Colleges:
Major Seminaries:
 
Orphanages:
1
   
Technical Training Centres:
Minor Seminaries:
1
 
Special Schools:
   
High Schools:
7
Monastries:
21
 
Crches:
   
Lower Primary Schools:
38
Convents:
32
 
Counselling Centres:
   
Presses & Media Centres:
Formation Houses:
 
Social Centres:
1
   
Professional Colleges:
Retreat Centres:
 
Dispensaries / Clinics:
   
Parallel Colleges:
 
Physically Challenged:
   
Higher Secondary :
       
Boarding Houses:
41
   
Upper Primary Schools:
21
       
HIV / AIDS Centres:
   
Nurseries/Pre-Primary :
39
       
De-addiction Centres:
       
          Aged & Destitute: 1        
     
       
History of the Diocese of Miao
 
The diocese of Miao bifurcated from Dibrugarh on Wednesday Dec 7 2005 It has an area of 31445 sq kms with 59000 Catholics 12 mission stations 6 diocesan priests 54 religious priests 1 religious brother and 21 religious sisters The parish Church of Miao is the Cathedral of the new diocese and ?Christ the Light? the diocesan Patron

The first bishop of Miao bishop-elect George Palliparampil a Salesian of Don Bosco was director and principal of Don Bosco School in Dibrugarh at the time of his appointment Bishop-elect George was born in 1954 and was ordained priest in 1982 He has a M A in Public Administration and a Doctorate in Sociology He has been a missionary in Arunachal Pradesh and an educationist of repute
Prelates of the Diocese of Miao