Diocese of Vĩnh Long

DIOCESE OF VĨNH LONG

Diocesan Administrator Father Peter Dương Văn ThạnhDiocesan Administrator Father Peter Dương Văn Thạnh1. Ordinary

Diocesan Administrator: Father Peter Dương Văn Thạnh
Born in 1942;
Ordained Priest in 1967;
Diocesan Administrator on August 22, 2013.

Address: Tòa Giám Mục Vĩnh Long
              103 đường 3/2, P.1, TP. Vĩnh Long, tỉnh Vĩnh Long, Việt Nam
Phone:    +84 70 382 4016 - 383 3119
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Saint Anne CathedralSaint Anne CathedralSaint Anne Cathedral was constructed between 1965 and 1967 and restored in 1999. The Cathedral that is 100 meters long, 36 meters wide and 27 meters high is reported to be the largest church in the country during current time.

Address: 141 Lý Thái Tổ, P.2, TP. Vĩnh Long, tỉnh Vĩnh Long, Việt Nam.
Phone: +84 70 382 4186

Masses on Sundays 5:45, 8:00, 16:00 and 18:00.

2. Statistics

As of December 30, 2010, the diocese had 196,155 Catholics among its total population of 3,976,522. It had 120 parishes and 85 subparishes and mission stations served by 184 priests, 658 religious and 667 catechists. In a land area of 6,771 square-kilometers, the diocese covers the provinces of Bến Tre, Trà Vinh and Vĩnh Long, and part of Đồng Tháp province.

3. Religious Congregations, Societies and Institutes

Congregations of Religious Men

  • Congregation of Christ the King
    Phone: +84 75 387 3262
  • Congregation of the Most Holy Redeemer
    Phone: +84 67 384 0196; +84 70 381 6673
  • Order of Cistercians of Phước Vĩnh
    Phone: +84 74 382 7155
  • Salesians of Sain John Bosco
    Phone: +84 70 383 3229

Congregations of Religious Women

  • Daughters of Chanty of Saint Vincent de Paul
    Phone: +84 67 032 2288  +84 67 382 1673
  • Lovers of the Holy Cross of Cái Mơn
    Phone: +84 75 387 5146
  • Lovers of the Holy Cross of Cái Nhum
    Phone: +84 75 387 3139
  • Sisters of Providence.
  • Sisters of Saint Paul de Chartres
    Phone: +84 70 382 8238.

Đình Khao Pilgrimage CenterĐình Khao Pilgrimage Center4. Catholic Sites

Đình Khao Pilgrimage Center is located in xã Thanh Đức, huyện Long Hồ, tỉnh Vĩnh Long, 4 kilometers from Vĩnh Long City where St. Martyr Philip Phan Văn Minh beheaded on 03/07/1853.

Fatima Marian CenterFatima Marian CenterFatima Marian Center located in xã Tân Ngãi, TP. Vĩnh Long, was established by Bishop Thomas Nguyễn Văn Thiên in 1965. Local Catholics visit, pray and learn about the Blessed Mother on May 13 and October 13.

Website of the Diocese: www.giaophanvinhlong.net

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