Archdiocese at a glance

Verapoly Archdiocese Established on September 1, 1886

(“Humanae Salutis Auctor” by Pope Leo XIII)

Patron                                     –    St.Joseph

Area                                         –    1500 Sq. Kms.

Population (Latin Catholics) – 3,48,465

Latin Catholic Families         – 57,364

Ecclesiastical Districts          – 8

Parishes                                    – 79

Quasi Parishes                        – 27

Substations                             – 75

 

Suffragan Dioceses – Calicut, Cochin, Kannur, Kottapuram, Vijayapuram and Sulthanpet