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Explore South Asia's ancient dioceses

Cardinal Cheong

The cathedral of the first diocese in India.

St. Thomas the Apostle, who is believed to have arrived on Kerala’s Malabar Coast in 52 AD, is considered the father of the Catholic faith in India.

Christian communities developed and expanded further when European missionaries arrived in the 13th and 14th centuries.

The history of a few ancient dioceses in Asia can be dated back to 13th century pre-Portuguese mission expeditions.

Find out the oldest diocese in India here.

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Diocese of Long Xuyen

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Religious Congregations, Societies and Institutes

Religious Institutes of Men

  • Order of Friars Minor :OFM
  • Order of Holy Family :OHF

Religious Institutes of Women

  • Adorers of the Holy Cross of Khiet Tam :AHCKT
  • Adorers of the Holy Cross of Phat Diem :AHCPD
  • Adorers of the Holy Cross of Thu Thiem :AHCTT
  • Daughters of Charity of Saint Vincent de Paul :DC
  • Daughters of Mary of the Rosary :DMR
  • Dominican Sisters of Lang Son :DSLS
  • Dominican Sisters of Tam Hiep :DSTH
  • Dominican Sisters of Thanh Tam :DSTT
  • Missionaries of Charity of Christ :MCC
  • Missionaries of Virgin of Mary :MVM
  • Sisters of Providence :SP
  • Sisters of Saint Paul de Chartres :SPC
  • Society of Living Source

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