Diocese of Banjarmasin

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

+62 511-3305733

Fax : +62 511-33056333


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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