Ecclesiastical Details

Diocese of Udupi
Heirarchy of the Diocese
Rite:
Latin
Population:
1,445,240
 
Status:
Diocese
Catholics:
66329
 
Founded:
16-Jul-12
Diocesan Priests:
58
  Total area:
25950 Sq. km
Religious Priests:
28
 
Province:
Bangalore
Religious Sisters:
 
Region:
Karnataka
Seminarians:
  Patron:
  Languages: Kannada
  Civil States: Karanataka: Udupi
Contact Diocese Office :
Bishop's House Church Road Udupi 576 101 KARNATAKA
Telephone 1:
0820 - 2531908 /
Fax:
 
E-Mail Office:
udupidiocese@gmail.com
Website:
 
Most Rev. Gerald Isaac Lobo, Bishops of Udupi
Name:
Most Rev. Gerald Isaac Lobo
Designation:
Bishops     Period: 2012-
Telephone (P):
0820 - 00000000
E-mail (P): udupidiocese@gmail.com
Other Present & Retired Ordinaries of the Diocese of Udupi
 
Pilgrim Centres in theDiocese of Udupi
 
Pilgrim PlaceWebsite
St. Lawrence Shrine, Karkala www.stlawrenceattur.org
Ecclesiastical Institutions
 
Social / Charitable Institutions / Care Centres
Educational Institutions
Parishes:
57
 
Hospitals:
1
   
Degree Colleges:
4
Major Seminaries:
 
Orphanages:
2
   
Technical Training Centres:
Minor Seminaries:
 
Special Schools:
   
High Schools:
29
Monastries:
 
Crèches:
   
Lower Primary Schools:
9
Convents:
 
Counselling Centres:
   
Presses & Media Centres:
Formation Houses:
1
 
Social Centres:
5
   
Professional Colleges:
Retreat Centres:
 
Dispensaries / Clinics:
   
Parallel Colleges:
 
Physically Challenged:
   
Higher Secondary :
7
       
Boarding Houses:
   
Upper Primary Schools:
32
       
HIV / AIDS Centres:
   
Nurseries/Pre-Primary :
4
       
De-addiction Centres:
1
       
          Aged & Destitute: 3        
     
       
History of the Diocese of Udupi
 
His Holiness Pope Benedict XVI has erected the new Diocese of Udupi-taken from the territory of the diocese of Mangalore making it a suffragan of the Archdiocese of Bangalore.

The new Diocese of Udupi extends to a total area of 3500.75 sq. kms.; has a Catholic population of 106149 out of a total population of 1445240; has 46 Parishes 58 Diocesan Priests 28 Religious Priests and 225 Women Religious. -


The diocese of Udupi includes the three civil districts of Udupi Kunapura and Karkala and is a suffragan of the Archdiocese of Bangalore. The parish church of Our Lady of Miracles is the Church- Cathedral of Udupi diocese.
Prelates of the Diocese of Udupi