Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Pontianak

The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Pontianak (Latin: Pontianaken(sis)) is an archdiocese located in the city of Pontianak in West Kalimantan in Indonesia.

Archdiocese of Pontianak

Archidioecesis Pontianakensis

Keuskupan Agung Pontianak
Location
CountryIndonesia
Ecclesiastical provincePontianak
Statistics
Area39,840 km2 (15,380 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics (including non-members)
(as of 2004)
2,477,906
243,923 (9.8%)
Information
RiteLatin Rite
CathedralSt. Joseph's Cathedral in Pontianak, Indonesia
Current leadership
PopeFrancis
Metropolitan ArchbishopAgustinus Agus (appointed 3 June 2014; installation 28 August 2014; formerly, Bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Sintang)[1]
Bishops emeritusHieronymus Herculanus Bumbun, O.F.M. Cap.

HistoryEdit

LeadershipEdit

 
Bishop Jan Pacificus Bos OFMCap
  • Archbishops of Pontianak (Roman rite)
    • Archbishop Agustinus Agus (3 June 2014 – ...)
    • Archbishop Hieronymus Herculanus Bumbun, O.F.M. Cap. (26 February 1977 – 3 June 2014 )
    • Archbishop Herculanus J.M. van der Burgt, O.F.M. Cap. (3 January 1961 – 2 July 1976)
  • Vicars Apostolic of Pontianak (Roman Rite)
  • Vicars Apostolic of Dutch Borneo (Roman Rite)
    • Bishop Giovanni Pacificio Bos, O.F.M. Cap. (14 March 1918 – 1934)
    • Bishop Giovanni Pacificio Bos, O.F.M. Cap. (10 April 1905 – 14 March 1918)

Suffragan diocesesEdit

SourcesEdit

Coordinates: 0°00′00″N 109°19′59″E / 0.0000°N 109.3330°E / 0.0000; 109.3330