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Annual Return of the Parish – 2019

 

  1. Size and Population

 

  1. Parishes: 20
  2. Quasi parishes :04
  3. Sub-centers with priest: 2
  4. Sub-centers without priest: 39
  5. Villages: 567
  6. With chapel: 278
  7. Without chapel: 289

 

  1. Population

 

  1. Catholics: 68,015
  2. Catechumens: 2,307
  3. New arrivals: 104
  4. Departure to other parishes: 85
  5. Departure to other diocese: 07
  6. Other denominations: 6,503

Anglican/Church of Bangladesh, Baptist etc.)

 

III. Sacraments

 

  1. Baptism: 1,370
  2. First Communion: 885
  3. Confirmation: 1,122
  4. Marriage: 481
  5. Catholic-Catholic: 463
  6. Catholic-non Catholic : 18
  7. Death: 298

 

  1. Personnel working in the Diocese

 

  1. Priests                                                           69

Local Diocesan                                                        54

Foreign: PIME Missionary                                   05

Foreign: PIME Missionary Associate                01

Local Religious: Jesuit                                         03

Local Religious: OMI                                           02

Foreign Salesian                                                   02

Holy Cross                                                             02

 

      2. Brothers:                                                 02

Holy Cross                                                             02

  1. Sisters:                                                      98

Local:                                                                     94

Foreign:                                                                    4

Congregations: (PIME, SC, CIC, SMRA, RNDM, MC)

SSMI and MPda

Perpetually professed:                                             98

Temporary:                                                                0

 

  1. Lay Leaders : 407

Catechists (full time): 19 Married: 19 Unmarried: 0

Prayer Leaders:  355 Married      : 325 Unmarried: 30

Religious Teachers: 25 Married: 19 Unmarried:  05

 

  1. Seminarians:

 

  1. Diocesan: 107

Minor:                                                                  47

Intermediate-Degree:                                       36

Major:                                                                  24

  1. Religious (for priesthood): 40

Congregations: (CSC, OMI, SJ, TOR, SDB, PIME)

College & University:                                         32

Major:                                                                   08

  1. Religious (for Brotherhood):                 15

Congregations: CSC

College & University:                                         15

Major:                                                                    0

 

  1. Charitable & social Institutions

     Institutions                            Number      Beneficiaries

 

Dispensaries                           10                56,269

Sick Assistance Centers       02                  2,494

T.B. Center                            03                      547

Leprosy                                  –                  –

Boarding                               32                   1,527

Sewing Center                      05                    122

Vocational Trade Schools  02                   540

N.F.P. Center                        –                         –

Ideal Village                         –                           –

Homes for handicrafts         01                     35

Christian College hostel     01                     45

Others

 

VII. Organizations, Associations, Movements:

     Name                                     Number      Members

 

Parish Council                                 24                  412

Credit Union                                    23                30,7519

SVP                                                    22                   940

Legion of Mary                                22                   1,230

Holy Childhood                              26                   9,250

YCS                                                  24                    1,260

BCSM                                              06                       180

Alter Boys                                       22                      520

Jubo Shangha                                16                      760

Capitanio                                         3                         65

Khudro Pushpa Shangha             2                        60

Paribar Kalyan Songha                 8                     230

St. Monica/Ann/ Joachim           6                       60

Charismatic Group                         –                       –

Rosary Movement                          –                         –

YMCA                                              1                      56

CWAB                                              1                     75

Dorson Program                     –                  –

 

VIII. Educational Institutions with numerical statistics

 

KG-II Boys 1,480 Girls 1,423 Total 2,903
  Catholic 823 Catholic 805 Total 1,628
  Non-Catholic 131 Non-Catholic 176 Total 307
  Non-Christian 463 Non-Christian 414 Total 877

 

III-V Boys 1,381 Girls 1,313 Total 2,694
  Catholic 701 Catholic 720 Total 1,421
  Non-Catholic 120 Non-Catholic 132 Total 252
  Non-Christian 180 Non-Christian 141 Total 321

 

VI-VII Boys 2,059 Girls 1,661 Total 3,720
  Catholic 704 Catholic 694 Total 1,398
  Non-Catholic 503 Non-Catholic 312 Total 815
  Non-Christian 800 Non-Christian 600 Total 1,400

 

VIII-X Boys 930 Girls 842 Total 1,772
  Catholic 317 Catholic 412 Total 729
  Non-Catholic 226 Non-Catholic 114 Total 340
  Non-Christian 388 Non-Christian 315 Total 703

 

1. Catholic Boys 2,545 Girls 2,631 Total 5,176
2. Non-Catholic Boys 980 Girls 734 Total 1,714
3. Non-Christian Boys 1,831 Girls 1,470 Total 3.301
  Total 10,191

Others:

Number of Catholic Families According to Parish

1. Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church, Andharkota 729
2. Sacred Heart of Jesus Church, Beneedwar 1,567
3. Catholic Church, Bhutahara 515
4. Our Lady of Lourdes Church, Bonpara 1,070
5. St. Francis Xavier’s Church, Bhabanipur 350
6. Good Shepherd Cathedral Church, Baganpara 1,211
7. King of Peace Church, Chandpukur 1,651
8. St. Francis Xavier’s Church, Foilzana 329
9. Mary, Queen Assumed into Heaven Church, Gopalpur 253
10. Ave Maria Church, Gulta 199
11. St. Paul’s Church, Katadanga 438
12. St. Don Bosco Church, Lokhikul 157
13. Maria Virgo Potens Church, Borni 1,767
14. St. Anthony’s Church, Mohipara 418
15. S. Rita’s Church, Mothurapur 618
16. St. John Mary Vianney’s Church, Mundumala 1,161
17. Mary, Mother and Protectress Church, Nobai Bot Tola 462
18. St. Joseph’s Church, Rohonpur 750
19. Presentation of Our Lord Church, Surshunipara 1,950
20 St. Fabrice’s Church and Dialogue Center, Natore 5
21 Emmaus Catholic Church, Bogra 51
22 Sacred Heart of Jesus Church, Sirajgonj 18
23 St. Thoma’s Catholic Church, Delwabari 29
Total Catholic Families = 15,698

 

 

 

ANNUAL RETURN OF THE PARISH