Archdiocese of St. John's
According to the latest census information (2004), the Archdiocese of St. John's has a Catholic population of 111,000 in 36 parishes, which actually serve 72 churches in smaller communities. 28 parishes have a resident pastor.
The total population of the geographic area covered by the Archdiocese is 213,000. The Roman Catholic population is numbered at 111,000. Thus, 52.1% of the population of the area self-reports as Roman Catholic. There are 37 diocesan priests, of whom 8 are retired and 5 are ministering outside the Archdiocese.
Residing in the Archdiocese, there are 12 religious priests serving within the Archdiocese. Religious priests represent the:
There are 8 male religious, representing:
There are 193 female religious residing within the Archdiocese. They represent:
Most Reverend Peter Joseph Hundt
Archbishop of St. Johns
Very Reverend Cecil Critch, V.G.
Chancellor & Judicial Vicar
Very Reverend Stephen Courtney
Office of the Archbishop
200 Military Road
St. John’s, NL A1C 2E8
Tel: (709) 726-3660
Fax: (709) 726-8021
Archbishop Peter J. Hundt