Diocese of Hưng Hóa

DIOCESE OF HƯNG HOÁ

Bishop John Marie Vũ TấtBishop John Marie Vũ Tất1. Ordinary

Bishop John Marie Vũ Tất
Born on March 10, 1944;
Ordained Priest on April 1, 1987;
Consecrated Bishop on June 15, 2010.

Address: Tòa Giám Mục Hưng Hóa
              5 Lê Lợi, thị trấn Sơn Tây, TP. Hà Nội, Việt Nam.
Phone:    +84 4 3383 2453 - 3383 0735.
Fax:        +84 4 3383 4461
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Bishop Anphonse Nguyễn Hữu LongBishop Anphonse Nguyễn Hữu LongAuxiliary Bishop Anphonse Nguyễn Hữu Long
Born on January 25, 1953;
Ordained Priest on December 29, 1990;
Consecrated Bishop on September 6, 2013.


Saint Teresa of the Infant Jesus Cathedral
was built in 1930 in the model of Lisieux Church in France.

Saint Teresa of the Infant Jesus CathedralSaint Teresa of the Infant Jesus CathedralAddress: xã Trung Sơn Tràm, thi trấn Sơn Tây, TP. Hà Nội, Việt Nam.
Phone: +84 4 33931024

Masses on Sundays: 7:30 and 19:30.

2. Statistics

As of December 31, 2010, Hưng Hóa diocese had 227,647 Catholics out of a total population of 6,963,632, served by 68 priests, 66 seminarians, 175 seminary candidates, 258 religious and 2,300 catechists. It had 58 parishes and 450 subparishes and mission stations. In a land area of 54,352 square-kilometers, the country's biggest diocese in terms of territory, covers nine provinces of Điện Biên, Hà Giang, Hòa Bình, Lai Châu, Lào Cai, Phú Thọ, Sơn La, Tuyên Quang, Yên Bái and part of Hà Nội city.

3. Religious Congregations, Societies and Institutes

  • Lovers of the Holy Cross of Hưng Hóa
    Phone +84 4 3383 4793
  • Congregation of the Mission
    Phone +84 29 383 5731
  • Missionaries of Faith
    Phone +84 4 3359 2416

4. Catholic Sites

Memorial Stele of Vietnamese Martyrs shows the vestige of 30 martyrs who were killed for their faith Seven of them were canonized on June 19, 1988

Address: Thị trấn Sơn Tây, Hà Nội, Việt Nam.

 

 

 

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