Archdiocese of Ende

Archbishop Potokota

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Archbishop Vincentius Sensi Potokota

Jl. Katedral 5, Ende 86312, Flores, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia

+62 831-21176, 22846, +62 813 394 178 78

Fax :+62 831-22873, 21606

Archbishop Vincentius Sensi Potokota was born in Saga, East Nusa Tenggara, on July 11, 1951. He was ordained a priest on May 11, 1980. He was appointed the first bishop of Maumere when maumere diocese was carved out of Ended archdiocese on Dec. 14, 2005. His episcopal ordination took place on April 23, 2006. Just less tha a year later, he was appointed Archbishop of Ende on April 14, 2007. His motto is Praedica Verbum Opportune, Importune (Proclaim the Word whether convenient or inconvenient, 2 Timothy 4:2).

Previous Ordinaries:

  • Archbishop Longinus Da Cunha (1996-2006)
  • Archbishop Donatus Djagom, SVD (1968-1996)
  • Archbishop Gabriel Wilhelmus Manek, SVD (1961-1968)
  • Bishop Antoine Hubert Thijssen, SVD (1951-1961)
  • Bishop Enrico Leven, SVD (1933-1950)
  • Bishop Arnoldo Verstraelen, SVD (1922-1932)
  • Father Pietro Noyen, SVD (1913-1921)

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