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Archdiocese of Dhaka

Cardinal Patrick D’Rozario
Cardinal D’Rozario
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Cardinal Patrick D’Rozario
Archbishop's House,
G.P.O. Box 3, 1 Kakrail Road,
Ramna, Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh

Phone: 02 935 8247
Email: [email protected]

Archbishop Patrick D'Rozario was born on Oct 1, 1943, in Padrishibpur, in British India, which is now in Bangladesh.

He is a member of the Congregation of Holy Cross and was ordained priest in 1972. In 1990, Cardinal D'Rozario became the bishop of Rajshahi and in 1995, bishop of Chittagong.

In November 2010, he was appointed the coadjutor archbishop of the archdiocese of Dhaka, and in October 2011, he succeeded Archbishop Paulinus Costa as archbishop of Dhaka.

Previous Ordinaries:

  • Archbishop Paulinus Costa (2005-2011)
  • Retired Archbishop Michael Rozario (1978-2005)
  • Holy Cross Archbishop Theotonius Amal Ganguly (1967-1977)
  • Bishop Theotonius Gomes (1964-2014)
  • Holy Cross Archbishop Lawrence Leo Graner (1947-1967)
  • Holy Cross Bishop Timothy John Crowly (1929-1945)
  • Holy Cross Bishop Joseph Armand Legrand (1916-1929)
  • Holy Cross Bishop Francis Frederick Linneborn (1909-1915)
  • Holy Cross Bishop Peter Joseph Hurth (1894-1909)
  • Holy Cross Bishop Augustine Joseph Louage (1891-1894)
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