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Diocese of Banjarmasin

Bishop Petrus Boddeng Timang
Bishop  Timang
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Bishop Petrus Boddeng Timang
Wisma Immaculata,
Jl. Brigjend H. Hasan Basry No.48,
Kayutangi 70124, Banjarmasin,
Kalimantan Selatan, Indonesia

Phone: +62 511-3305733
Fax :+62 511-33056333
Email: [email protected], [email protected]

Bishop Petrus Boddeng Timang was born in Malakiri village in Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi, on July 7, 1947. He was ordained a priest on Jan. 13, 1974, and appointed Bishop of Banjarmasin on June 14, 2008. His ordination as bishop of the diocese in South Kalimantan took place four months later on Oct. 26. His motto is Deus Caritas Est (God is love).

Previous Ordinaries:

  • Wilhelmus Joannes Demarteau, MSF (1954-1983)
  • Jakobus Kusters, MSF (1953-1954)
  • Jakobus Kusters, MSF (1938-1949)
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