Diocese of Ubon Ratchathani
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The diocesan territory stretches over a land area of 53,917 square kilometers in Thailand's northeast and covers seven provinces: Amnat Chareon, Mahasarakham, Si Sa Ket, Surin, Roi-et, Ubon Ratchathani and Yasothon. It is a suffragan diocese of the Archdiocese of Tharae-Nongsaeng.

Population

The diocese had a population of 7,747,639 at the end of 2005. The population of the whole country is about 65 million. 

The website of Ubon Ratchathani Diocese is available (only in Thai) at:www.catholic.or.th/bishopubon/

Thai bishops' seminar focuses on evangelization

Thai bishops' seminar focuses on evangelization Father Somkait Trinikorn described the conference as “a time where we can exchange methods, learning new ways to proclaim Christ in our dioceses during modern times."