Catholic Archdiocese



Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Madurai

The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Madurai (Latin: Madhuraien(sis)) is an archdiocese located in the city of Madurai in India.


                                

History

January 8, 1938: Established as the Diocese of Madura from the Diocese of Trichinopoly.
October 21, 1950: Renamed as Diocese of Madurai.
September 9, 1953: Promoted as Metropolitan Archdiocese of Madurai


 





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