CATHOLIC DIOCESE OF LUCKNOW GLIMPSES
Description: On 12 January 1940 the huge diocese of Allahabad was divided to carve out a new diocese – ‘The Catholic Diocese of Lucknow' situated in Lucknow the then capital of the Central Provinces. Most Rev. Dr. Albert Conrad De Vito, a Capuchin priest was appointed as the first Bishop of Lucknow on 12 December 1946 and took possession of the diocese on 16 February 1947.