Apostolic Vicariate of Rodrigues

The Apostolic Vicariate of Rodrigues (Latin: Vicariatus Apostolicus Rodrigensis) is a Roman Catholic apostolic vicariate located on the island of Rodrigues in Mauritius.

Apostolic Vicariate of Rodrigues

Vicariatus Apostolicus Rodrigensis
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Cathédrale Sacré-Coeur
Location
CountryMauritius
MetropolitanImmediately subject to the Holy See
Statistics
Area104 km2 (40 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics (including non-members)
(as of 2014)
40,434
36,752 (90.9%)
Information
DenominationRoman Catholic
RiteLatin Rite
CathedralSt. Gabriel Cathedral, Rodrigues
Secular priests5
Current leadership
BishopLuc René Young Chen Yin O.M.I. (Apostolic Administrator)

HistoryEdit

LeadershipEdit

  • Vicar Apostolics of Rodrigues (Roman rite)
    • Bishop Alain Harel (October 31, 2002 – September 10, 2020), later appointed as Bishop of Port Victoria.

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Coordinates: 19°43′05″S 63°26′18″E / 19.718°S 63.4384°E / -19.718; 63.4384