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|
|Auxiliary Bishops||Dominic Savio Fernandes John Rodrigues Barthol Barretto|
Who is the first cardinal from Kerala?
|His Eminence Joseph Parecattil|
|Consecration||30 November 1953|
|Created cardinal||28 April 1969|
|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.