About Us

SALEM DIOCESE AT A GLANCE
Erected 26-05-1930
Rite Latin Rite
Ecclesiastical Province Pondicherry - Cuddalore
Location Tamilnadu, India
Postal Address Bishop's House
P.O.Box 703, 2, Court Road,
Maravaneri, Salem - 636 007
Tamilnadu, INDIA
Telephone Bishop’s House (Office)
Fax                       
Procurator
0427 2415641
0427 2412937
0427 2420148
Email dioceseofsalem@gmail.com
Bishop Rt. Rev. Dr. S. Singaroyan
Patrons Primary Patron      : Infant Jesus,
Secondary Patron  : Our Lady of Victories
Area 9624 Sq. kms
General Population 6113525
Catholic Population 86249
No. of Parishes 60
No. of Mission Stations 259
No. of Diocesan Priests 84
No. of Religious Priests 54
No. of Religious Brothers 66
No. of Sisters 555
No. of trained Catechists 12
No. of Untrained Catechists 62
No. of Major Seminarians 31
No. of Minor Seminarians 08
Languages Spoken Tamil, Telugu, Kannada