Frequent question: How many bishops are there in Syro Malabar church?

How many bishops are there in Mumbai?

The archdiocese serves a total of 506,976 Catholics in 121 parishes scattered across the Mumbai Metropolitan Region (well known as Bombay).

Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Bombay.

Archdiocese of Bombay Archidioecesis Bombayensis
Archbishop Oswald Gracias
Auxiliary Bishops Dominic Savio Fernandes John Rodrigues Barthol Barretto

Who is the first cardinal from Kerala?

Joseph Parecattil

His Eminence Joseph Parecattil
Consecration 30 November 1953
Created cardinal 28 April 1969
Personal details
Born 1 April 1912 Kidangoor, Kerala, India

Who were the first bishops?

The early papacy

Peter was Rome’s first bishop or that he was martyred in Rome (according to tradition, he was crucified upside down) during a persecution of the Christians in the mid-60s ce.

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