DIOCESE OF TARAWA AND NAURU

Er. 1966 (Vic. Ap. Gilbert Islands 1897) Metr. Suva

Catholic Population: 53,000
Priests: 32
Brothers: 11
Sisters: 88
Permanent Deacons: 1
Catechists: 184

Bishop : (15/11/78)

Most Rev. Paul E. Mea Kaiuea, MSC
Bishop’s House
P. O. Box 79, BAIRIKI
Tarawa, Republic of Kiribati
Tel: (686) 21-159 (Office)
(686) 21-159 (Residence)
Fax: (686) 21-401
E-mail: bishop.paul.mea@gmail.com
diotarawa@gmail.com

Vicar Generals:
Rev. Fr. Koru Tito
P. O. Box 79
Bairiki, TARAWA
Republic of Kiribati
Tel: (686) 21-223
Email: korutito@gmail.com

Rev. Fr. Kaitabo Tirintieiti
Catholic Church
London, CHRISTMAS Is
Republic of Kiribati
Tel: (686) 81-365
Fax: (686) 81-365
Email: bmikaere@gmail.com
Judicial Vicar: Most Rev. Paul E. Mea Kaiuea, MSC

Defender of the Bond:
Rev. Fr. Koru Tito
P. O. Box 79
BAIRIKI
Tarawa, Republic of Kiribati
Tel: (686) 21-223

Catholic Education:
Mrs Mariateretia Kaiboia, Director
P. O. Box 79
BAIRIKI, Tarawa, Republic of Kiribati
Tel: (686) 21-169
Fax: (686) 21-401
E-mail: mariateretiak@gmail.com

Maria Printing Office:
Mr. Maeriua Tekaai
Tel : (686) 21-229

Religious Education:
Sr. Ruuti Kaburoro, FDNSC, Director
P. O. Box 79, BAIRIKI, Tarawa,
Republic of Kiribati
Tel: (686) 21-220
Emal: reombt@gmail.com

Kiribati Pastoral Institute:
Rev. Fr. Albert Yelds, MSC Director
P. O. Box 79, BAIRIKI,Tarawa,
Kiribati
Email: ayeldsmsc@gmail.com

Catechist Training Centre:
Rev. Fr. Martin Maritino, Director
Christian Community Leaders
Manoku
ABEMAMA ISLAND
Kiribati

St. Paul’s Communication Centre:
Mrs. Iatinta Tiare Director
P. O. Box 79, BAIRIKI, Tarawa
Kiribati
Tel : (686) 22-204

Diocesan Justice and Development: nil

Director for Pontifical Mission Societies:
Sr. Ruti Kaburoro, FDNSC (Director)
P. O. Box 79, BAIRIKI, Tarawa,
Republic of Kiribati
Tel: (686) 21-220

Christian Family Life Centre:
Sr. Teitirua Tangata, FDNSC, Director
P. O. Box 79, BAIRIKI, Tarawa
Republic of Kiribati
Tel: (686) 21-601

Administration:
Mr. Merimeri Tiira, Property Manager
Mrs Moreata Bokeang, Bursar
P. O. Box 79 BAIRIKI, Tarawa
Republic of Kiribati
Tel: (686) 21-279 ; (686) 21-995
E-mail: diotarawa@gmail.com

Alcohol Awareness & Family Recovery:
Sr. Maritina Tawita, FDNSC, Director
P. O. Box 20, BAIRIKI, Tarawa
Republic of Kiribati
Tel: (686) 28-114

Women’s Crisis Centre:
Sr. Rosarin Tataua FDNSC
Nawerewere
P. O. Box 20 BAIRIKI, Tarawa
Tel: (686) 28-085
Fax: (686) 21-269

Catholic Church Nauru:
Rev. Fr. Keleto Lemo MSC
Catholic Church
P. O. Box 16
NAURU, Central Pacific
Tel: (686) 444-4486
Fax: (686) 444-3106
Email: keleto.lemo@hoymail.com

Catholic Women Association:
Ms. Ioanna Taraia, Director
Taruru Berenato, Assistant
P. O. Box 79, Bairiki, TARAWA
Republic of Kiribati
Tel: (686) 21-038

Catholic Youth Association:
Rev. Fr. Maukai Ititaake,Chaplain

Legion of Mary:
Rev. Fr Martin Everi msc, Chaplain

Charismatic Movements:
Rev. Fr. Koru Tito (Chaplain)

Catholic School:
Rev. Fr Butonga Nakuau (Chaplain)

Focolare Movement:
Mrs Tekimaata Kareaiti Director
Buota
P. O. Box 79
BAIRIKI TARAWA
Kiribati
Te: (686) 65-821

The Neo Catechumenal Way:
Teaoraereke Parish
Serafina and Tekaieti
Tel: (686) 22-900 ; (686) 97-066

Betio Parish
Terry and Wawai

Bikenibeu Parish
Rota and Tututaake