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Diocese of Ruteng

Bishop Siprianus Hormat
Bishop Hormat
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Bishop Siprianus Hormat
Keuskupan, Jl. Ahmad Yani 10,
Tromol pos 801, Ruteng 86508,
Flores, Indonesia

Phone: (0385)21.214
Fax :21.065
Email: [email protected]

Bishop Siprianus, was born on July 16, 1965, and entered the Pius XII Minor Seminary in Kisol before attending the Ledalero School of Philosophy and Theology in East Nusa Tenggara province.

He was ordained a priest on Oct. 8, 1995, and holds a licentiate in moral theology from the Alphonsianum in Rome. He also attended a course for formators at the Pontifical Gregorian University, also in Rome.

The bishop has held several posts, including parish priest of St. Vitalis Church in Cewonikit, chairman of the Ruteng Diocese’s Commission for Youth and formator at St. Peter Major Interdiocesan Seminary in Ritapiret

He has also served as a trainer and lecturer at the Diocesan Pastoral Institute of Ruteng, secretary of the KWI’s Commission for Seminary, secretary of the Indonesian Biblical Association and chairman of the Association of Diocesan Priests. He has served as executive secretary of the KWI since 2016.

On 13 Nov 2019, Pope Francis appointed him as the Bishop of Ruteng diocese.

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