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 5,360,460
Catholic Population 90,989
No. of Parishes 60
No. of Mission Stations 367
No. of Diocesan Priests 86
No. of Religious Priests 45
No. of Religious Brothers 50
No. of Sisters 559
No. of trained Catechists 16
No. of Untrained Catechists 46
No. of Major Seminarians 12
No. of Minor Seminarians 19
Languages Spoken Tamil, Telugu, Kannada