Catholic Church in Saint Helena
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Mission "Sui Iuris" of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha
Sanctae Helenae, Ascensionis et Tristanensis
|Territory||Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha|
|Ecclesiastical province||Immediately subject to the Holy See|
|Area||308 km2 (119 sq mi)|
|(as of 2010)
|Established||18 August 1986|
|Superior||Abbot Hugh Allan, o.praem|
Together with the islands of Ascension and Tristan da Cunha, it forms a mission sui iuris. There is a Catholic church on St Helena, the Sacred Heart in Jamestown. There is a Catholic church on Tristan da Cunha, St Joseph's Catholic Church.
- 18 August 1986: Established as Mission "Sui Iuris" of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha from the Archdiocese of Cape Town in South Africa.
- Prelates of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha (Roman rite)
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