Roman-Rite Conferences of Bishops

Inter-Diocesan Structures

West Europe (14)
Austria Austria

Österreichische Bischofskonferenz Link
Episcopal Conference of Austria
Belgische Bisschoppenconferentie

President:Cardinal Christoph Schönborn, O.P. (74)Cardinal Christoph Schönborn, O.P. (74)

Cardinal-Priest of Gesù Divin Lavoratore

Metropolitan Archbishop of Wien (Austria)

Ordinary of Austria of the Eastern Rite (Austria)

Member of Commission of Cardinals overseeing the Institute for Works of Religion

Belgium Belgium

Bisschoppenconferentie van België LinkLink
Episcopal Conference of Belgium
Conférence Episcopale de Belgique

President:Cardinal Jozef De Kesel (71)Cardinal Jozef De Kesel (71)

Cardinal-Priest of Ss. Giovanni e Paolo

Metropolitan Archbishop of Mechelen–Brussel (Belgium)

Military Ordinary of Belgium (Belgium)

Denmark Denmark, Finland Finland, Iceland Iceland, Norway Norway, Sweden Sweden

Conferentia Episcopalis Scandiæ Link
Scandinavian Episcopal Conference
Nordiska biskopskonferensen

President:Bishop Czeslaw Kozon (67)Bishop Czeslaw Kozon (67)

Bishop of København (Denmark)

England England, Wales Wales

Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales Link

President:Cardinal Vincent Gerard Nichols (73)Cardinal Vincent Gerard Nichols (73)

Cardinal-Priest of SS. Redentore e S. Alfonso in Via Merulana

Metropolitan Archbishop of Westminster (England)

Vice-President of Council of European Bishops’ Conferences

France France

Conférence des Evêques de France Link
Bishops’ Conference of France

President:Archbishop Georges Paul Pontier (75)Archbishop Georges Paul Pontier (75)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Marseille (France)

Germany Germany

Deutsche Bischofskonferenz Link
German Episcopal Conference

President:Cardinal Reinhard Marx (65)Cardinal Reinhard Marx (65)

Cardinal-Priest of S. Corbiniano

Metropolitan Archbishop of München und Freising (Germany)

Coordinator of Council for the Economy

Member of Council of Cardinals to assist in the governance of the Universal Church and to reform the Roman Curia

Ireland Ireland, Northern Ireland Northern Ireland

Irish Episcopal Conference Link
Comhdháil Easpag Caitliceach Éireann

President:Archbishop Eamon Martin (57)Archbishop Eamon Martin (57)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Armagh (Northern Ireland)

Italy Italy, San Marino San Marino

Conferenza Episcopale Italiana (C.E.I.) Link
Episcopal Conference of Italy

President:Cardinal Gualtiero Bassetti (76)Cardinal Gualtiero Bassetti (76)

Cardinal-Priest of S. Cecilia

Metropolitan Archbishop of Perugia–Città della Pieve (Italy)

Malta Malta

Konferenza Episkopali Maltija Link
Episcopal Conference of Malta
Conferenza Episcopale Maltese

President:Archbishop Charles Jude Scicluna (59)Archbishop Charles Jude Scicluna (59)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Malta (Malta)

President of College for the review of appeals by clergy accused of delicta graviora

Adjunct Secretary of Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith

Netherlands Netherlands

Nederlandse Bisschoppenconferentie Link
Episcopal Conference of the Netherlands

President:Bishop Johannes Harmannes Jozefus van den Hende (55)Bishop Johannes Harmannes Jozefus van den Hende (55)

Bishop of Rotterdam (Netherlands)

Portugal Portugal

Conferência Episcopal Portuguesa Link
Episcopal Conference of Portugal

President:Cardinal Manuel José Macário do Nascimento Clemente (70)Cardinal Manuel José Macário do Nascimento Clemente (70)

Cardinal-Priest of S. Antonio in Campo Marzio

Patriarch of Lisboa (Portugal)

Scotland Scotland

Bishops’ Conference of Scotland Link

President:Bishop Hugh Edward Gilbert, O.S.B. (67)Bishop Hugh Edward Gilbert, O.S.B. (67)

Bishop of Aberdeen (Scotland)

Spain Spain

Conferencia Episcopal Española LinkTwitter Feed
Episcopal Conference of Spain

President:Cardinal Ricardo Blázquez Pérez (76)Cardinal Ricardo Blázquez Pérez (76)

Cardinal-Priest of S. Maria in Vallicella

Metropolitan Archbishop of Valladolid (Spain)

Switzerland Switzerland

Conférence des Evêques Suisses (C.E.S.) Link
Conference of Bishops of Switzerland
Schweizer Bischofskonferenz (S.B.K.)
Conferenza dei Vescovi svizzeri (C.V.S.)

President:Bishop Felix Gmür (52)Bishop Felix Gmür (52)

Bishop of Basel (Switzerland)

East Europe (17)
Albania Albania

Konferenca Ipeshkvnore e Shquipërisë
Episcopal Conference of Albania
Conferenza Episcopale dell’Albania

President:Archbishop George Frendo, O.P. (72)Archbishop George Frendo, O.P. (72)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Tiranë–Durrës (Albania)

Belarus Belarus

Conferentia Episcoporum Catholicorum Bielorussiæ Link
Catholic Episcopal Conference of Belarus
Conferenza episcopale della Bielorussia
Біскупы Беларусі

President:Archbishop Tadeusz Kondrusiewicz (73)Archbishop Tadeusz Kondrusiewicz (73)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Minsk–Mohilev (Belarus)

Bosnia and Herzegovina Bosnia and Herzegovina

Biskupska Konferencija Bosne i Hercegovine (BKBiH) Link
Episcopal Conference of Bosnia and Herzegovina

President:Cardinal Vinko Puljić (73)Cardinal Vinko Puljić (73)

Cardinal-Priest of S. Chiara a Vigna Clara

Metropolitan Archbishop of Vrhbosna (Bosnia and Herzegovina)

Bulgaria Bulgaria

Mejduritualnata Episcopska Konferenzia vâv Bâlgaria Link
Episcopal Conference of Bulgaria
Conferentia episcoporum Bulgariæ

President:Bishop Christo Proykov (73)Bishop Christo Proykov (73)

Apostolic Exarch of Sofia of the Bulgarians (Bulgaria)

Titular Bishop of Briula

Croatia Croatia

Hrvatska Biskupska Konferencija LinkLink
Croatian Bishops’ Conference

President:Archbishop Želimir Puljić (72)Archbishop Želimir Puljić (72)

Archbishop of Zadar (Croatia)

Czechia Czechia

Česká Biskupská Konference Link
Czech Bishops’ Conference

President:Cardinal Dominik Duka, O.P. (75)Cardinal Dominik Duka, O.P. (75)

Cardinal-Priest of Ss. Marcellino e Pietro

Metropolitan Archbishop of Praha (Czechia)

Greece Greece

Conferentia Episcopalis Græciæ LinkLink
Episcopal Conference of Greece
Hiera Synodos Katholikes Hierarchias Hellados

President:Archbishop Sevastianos Rossolatos (74)Archbishop Sevastianos Rossolatos (74)

Archbishop of Athens (Greece)

Apostolic Administrator of Rhodes (Greece)

Hungary Hungary

Magyar Katolikus Püspöki Konferencia Link
Hungarian Episcopal Conference

President:Bishop András Veres (59)Bishop András Veres (59)

Bishop of Győr (Hungary)

Kosovo Kosovo, Montenegro Montenegro, North Macedonia North Macedonia, Serbia Serbia

Conferentia episcoporum internationalis Ss. Cyrilli et Methodii Link
International Episcopal Conference of Saints Cyril and Methodius
Internationale Bischofskonferenz der Hl. Kyrill und Method
Conferenza Episcopale Internazionale dei SS. Cirillo e Metodia (C.E.I.C.E.M.)
Međunarodna biskupska konferencija Sv. Ćirila i Metodija

President:Bishop Ladislav Német, S.V.D. (62)Bishop Ladislav Német, S.V.D. (62)

Bishop of Zrenjanin (Serbia)

Latvia Latvia

Latvijas Biskapu Konference Link
Episcopal Conference of Latvia
Conferentia episcoporum Lettoniæ

President:Bishop Viktors Stulpins (47)Bishop Viktors Stulpins (47)

Bishop of Liepāja (Latvia)

Lithuania Lithuania

Conferentia Episcopalis Lituaniæ (L.V.K.) LinkLink
Episcopal Conference of Lithuania
Lietuvos Vyskupų Konferencija

President:Archbishop Gintaras Linas Grušas (57)Archbishop Gintaras Linas Grušas (57)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Vilnius (Lithuania)

Apostolic Administrator of the Military Ordinariate of Lithuania (Lithuania)

Poland Poland

Konferencja Episkopatu Polski Link
Episcopal Conference of Poland

President:Archbishop Stanisław Gądecki (69)Archbishop Stanisław Gądecki (69)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Poznań (Poland)

Vice-President of Council of European Bishops’ Conferences

Romania Romania

Conferinţa Episcopală România LinkLink
Episcopal Conference of Romania

President:Cardinal Lucian Mureşan (87)Cardinal Lucian Mureşan (87)

Cardinal-Priest of S. Atanasio

Major Archbishop of Făgăraş şi Alba Iulia of the Romanians (Romania)

President of Synod of the Romanian Church

Russia Russia

Conferenza dei Vescovi Cattolici della Federazione Russa (C.V.C.F.R.) Link
Conference of Catholic Bishops of Russia

President:Bishop Clemens Pickel (57)Bishop Clemens Pickel (57)

Bishop of Saint Clement at Saratov (Russia)

Slovakia Slovakia

Konferencia Biskupov Slovenska (K.B.S.) Link
Episcopal Conference of Slovakia
Conferentia episcoporum Slovachiæ

President:Archbishop Stanislav Zvolenský (60)Archbishop Stanislav Zvolenský (60)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Bratislava (Slovakia)

Slovenia Slovenia

Slovenska Škofovska Konferenca Link
Episcopal Conference of Slovenia

President:Archbishop Stanislav Zore, O.F.M. (60)Archbishop Stanislav Zore, O.F.M. (60)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Ljubljana (Slovenia)

Ukraine Ukraine

Conferenza Episcopale Ucraina Link
Episcopal Conference of Ukraine
Conferentia episcoporum Ucrainæ

President:Bishop Bronislaw Bernacki (74)Bishop Bronislaw Bernacki (74)

Bishop of Odessa–Simferopol (Ukraine)

North America (3)
Canada Canada

Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops (C.C.C.B.) LinkTwitter Feed
Conférence des Evêques Catholiques du Canada (C.E.C.C.)

President:Bishop Lionel Gendron, P.S.S. (74)Bishop Lionel Gendron, P.S.S. (74)

Bishop of Saint-Jean–Longueuil (Canada)

Mexico Mexico

Conferencia del Episcopado Mexicano (C.E.M.) LinkTwitter FeedFacebook Page
Episcopal Conference of Mexico

President:Archbishop Rogelio Cabrera López (68)Archbishop Rogelio Cabrera López (68)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Monterrey (Mexico)

Apostolic Administrator of Tampico (Mexico)


United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) LinkTwitter Feed

President:Cardinal Daniel Nicholas DiNardo (69)Cardinal Daniel Nicholas DiNardo (69)

Cardinal-Priest of S. Eusebio

Metropolitan Archbishop of Galveston–Houston (USA)

Member of Council for the Economy

Central America (11)
Anguilla Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda Antigua and Barbuda, Aruba Aruba, Bahamas Bahamas, Barbados Barbados, Belize Belize, Bermuda Bermuda, Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba, British Virgin Islands British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands Cayman Islands, Curaçao Curaçao, Dominica Dominica, French Guiana French Guiana, Grenada Grenada, Guadeloupe Guadeloupe, Guyana Guyana, Jamaica Jamaica, Martinique Martinique, Montserrat Montserrat, Saint Barthélemy Saint Barthélemy, Saint Kitts and Nevis Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia Saint Lucia, Saint Martin Saint Martin, Saint Vincent and Grenadines Saint Vincent and Grenadines, Sint Maarten Sint Maarten, Suriname Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad and Tobago, Turks and Caicos Islands Turks and Caicos Islands, U.S. Virgin Islands U.S. Virgin Islands

Antilles Episcopal Conference (A.E.C.) Link

President:Bishop Gabriel Malzaire (61)Bishop Gabriel Malzaire (61)

Bishop of Roseau (Dominica)

Costa Rica Costa Rica

Conferencia Episcopal de Costa Rica (C.E.CO.R.) Link
Episcopal Conference of Costa Rica

President:Archbishop José Rafael Quirós Quirós (63)Archbishop José Rafael Quirós Quirós (63)

Metropolitan Archbishop of San José (Costa Rica)

Cuba Cuba

Conferencia de Obispos Católicos de Cuba (C.O.C.C.) Link
Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Cuba

President:Bishop Emilio Aranguren Echeverría (68)Bishop Emilio Aranguren Echeverría (68)

Bishop of Holguín (Cuba)

Dominican Republic Dominican Republic

Conferencia del Episcopado Dominicano (C.E.D.) Link
Dominican Episcopal Conference

President:Bishop Diómedes Espinal de León (69)Bishop Diómedes Espinal de León (69)

Bishop of Mao–Monte Cristi (Dominican Republic)

El Salvador El Salvador

Conferencia Episcopal de El Salvador (CEDES) LinkTwitter Feed
Episcopal Conference of El Salvador

President:Archbishop José Luis Escobar Alas (60)Archbishop José Luis Escobar Alas (60)

Metropolitan Archbishop of San Salvador (El Salvador)

President of Episcopal Secretariat of Central America and Panama

Guatemala Guatemala

Conferencia Episcopal de Guatemala (CEG) Link
Episcopal Conference of Guatemala

President:Bishop Gonzalo de Villa y Vásquez, S.J. (64)Bishop Gonzalo de Villa y Vásquez, S.J. (64)

Bishop of Sololá–Chimaltenango (Guatemala)

Haiti Haiti

Conférence Episcopale de Haïti (C.E.H.) Link
Episcopal Conference of Haiti

President:Archbishop Launay Saturné (55)Archbishop Launay Saturné (55)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Cap-Haïtien (Haiti)

Honduras Honduras

Conferencia Episcopal de Honduras (C.E.H.)
Episcopal Conference of Honduras

President:Bishop Angel Garachana Pérez, C.M.F. (74)Bishop Angel Garachana Pérez, C.M.F. (74)

Bishop of San Pedro Sula (Honduras)

Nicaragua Nicaragua

Conferencia Episcopal de Nicaragua (C.E.N.) LinkTwitter Feed
Episcopal Conference of Nicaragua

President:Bishop René Sócrates Sándigo Jirón (53)Bishop René Sócrates Sándigo Jirón (53)

Bishop of Juigalpa (Nicaragua)

Panama Panama

Conferencia Episcopal de Panamá (C.E.P.) LinkFacebook Page
Episcopal Conference of Panama

President:Bishop Rafael Valdivieso Miranda (51)Bishop Rafael Valdivieso Miranda (51)

Bishop of Chitré (Panama)

Puerto Rico Puerto Rico

Conferencia Episcopal Puertorriqueña (C.E.P.) Link
Episcopal Conference of Puerto Rico

President:Bishop Rubén Antonio González Medina, C.M.F. (70)Bishop Rubén Antonio González Medina, C.M.F. (70)

Bishop of Ponce (Puerto Rico)

South America (10)
Argentina Argentina

Conferencia Episcopal Argentina (C.E.A.) LinkLink
Episcopal Conference of Argentina

President:Bishop Óscar Vicente Ojea (72)Bishop Óscar Vicente Ojea (72)

Bishop of San Isidro (Argentina)

Bolivia Bolivia

Conferencia Epsicopal Boliviana (C.E.B.) Link
Episcopal Conference of Bolivia

President:Bishop Ricardo Ernesto Centellas Guzmán (56)Bishop Ricardo Ernesto Centellas Guzmán (56)

Bishop of Potosí (Bolivia)

Brazil Brazil

Conferência Nacional dos Bispos do Brasil (C.N.B.B.) LinkTwitter Feed
National Conference of Bishops of Brazil

President:Cardinal Sérgio da Rocha (59)Cardinal Sérgio da Rocha (59)

Cardinal-Priest of S. Croce in Via Flaminia

Metropolitan Archbishop of Brasília (Brazil)

Chile Chile

Conferencia Episcopal de Chile (C.E.C.H.) Link
Episcopal Conference of Chile

President:Bishop Santiago Jaime Silva Retamales (63)Bishop Santiago Jaime Silva Retamales (63)

Military Ordinary of Chile (Chile)

Colombia Colombia

Conferencia Episcopal de Colombia Link
Episcopal Conference of Colombia

President:Archbishop Oscar Urbina Ortega (71)Archbishop Oscar Urbina Ortega (71)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Villavicencio (Colombia)

Ecuador Ecuador

Conferencia Episcopal Ecuatoriana Link
Episcopal Conference of Ecuador

President:Bishop Eugenio Arellano Fernández, M.C.C.J. (74)Bishop Eugenio Arellano Fernández, M.C.C.J. (74)

Vicar Apostolic of Esmeraldas (Ecuador)

Titular Bishop of Cellæ in Proconsulari

Paraguay Paraguay

Conferencia Episcopal Paraguaya (C.E.P.) Link
Episcopal Conference of Paraguay

President:Bishop Adalberto Martínez Flores (67)Bishop Adalberto Martínez Flores (67)

Bishop of Villarrica (Paraguay)

Apostolic Administrator of the Military Ordinariate of Paraguay (Paraguay)

Peru Peru

Conferencia Episcopal Peruana LinkTwitter Feed
Episcopal Conference of Peru

President:Archbishop Héctor Miguel Cabrejos Vidarte, O.F.M. (70)Archbishop Héctor Miguel Cabrejos Vidarte, O.F.M. (70)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Trujillo (Peru)

Uruguay Uruguay

Conferencia Episcopal del Uruguay (C.E.U.) Link
Episcopal Conference of Uruguay

President:Bishop Arturo Eduardo Fajardo Bustamante (57)Bishop Arturo Eduardo Fajardo Bustamante (57)

Bishop of San José de Mayo (Uruguay)

Venezuela Venezuela

Conferencia Episcopal Venezolana (C.E.V.) LinkTwitter FeedFacebook Page
Episcopal Conference of Venezuela

President:Archbishop José Luis Azuaje Ayala (61)Archbishop José Luis Azuaje Ayala (61)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Maracaibo (Venezuela)

South and East Asia (16)
Bangladesh Bangladesh

Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Bangladesh (C.B.C.B.) Link

President:Cardinal Patrick D’Rozario, C.S.C. (75)Cardinal Patrick D’Rozario, C.S.C. (75)

Cardinal-Priest of Nostra Signora del SS. Sacramento e Santi Martiri Canadesi

Metropolitan Archbishop of Dhaka (Bangladesh)

Brunei Brunei, Malaysia Malaysia, Singapore Singapore

Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Malaysia, Singapore and Brunei (B.C.M.S.B.)

President:Bishop Sebastian Francis (67)Bishop Sebastian Francis (施恩天) (67)

Bishop of Penang (Malaysia)

Cambodia Cambodia, Laos Laos

Conférence Episcopale du Laos et du Cambodge
Episcopal Conference of Laos and Cambodia

President:Bishop Olivier Michel Marie Schmitthaeusler, M.E.P. (48)Bishop Olivier Michel Marie Schmitthaeusler, M.E.P. (48)

Vicar Apostolic of Phnom Penh (Cambodia)

Titular Bishop of Catabum castra

India India

Conference of Catholic Bishops of India (C.C.B.I.) Link

President:Patriarch Filipe Neri António Sebastião do Rosário Ferrão (66)Patriarch Filipe Neri António Sebastião do Rosário Ferrão (66)

Patriarch of East Indies

Metropolitan Archbishop of Goa and Daman (India)

India India

Catholic Bishops’ Conference of India (C.B.C.I.) Link

President:Cardinal Oswald Gracias (74)Cardinal Oswald Gracias (74)

Cardinal-Priest of S. Paolo della Croce a «Corviale»

Metropolitan Archbishop of Bombay (India)

Second Vice-President of “Vox Clara” Committee

Member of Council of Cardinals to assist in the governance of the Universal Church and to reform the Roman Curia

Indonesia Indonesia

Konperensi Waligereja Indonesia (K.W.I.) LinkLink
Episcopal Conference of Indonesia

President:Archbishop Ignatius Suharyo Hardjoatmodjo (68)Archbishop Ignatius Suharyo Hardjoatmodjo (68)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Jakarta (Indonesia)

Military Ordinary of Indonesia (Indonesia)

Japan Japan

Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Japan Link

President:Archbishop Joseph Mitsuaki Takami, P.S.S. (73)Archbishop Joseph Mitsuaki Takami (ヨセフ高見三明), P.S.S. (73)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Nagasaki 長崎 (Japan)

Myanmar Myanmar

Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Myanmar (M.C.B.C.) LinkTwitter Feed

President:Bishop Felix Lian Khen Thang (59)Bishop Felix Lian Khen Thang (59)

Bishop of Kalay (Myanmar)

North Korea North Korea, South Korea South Korea

Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Korea LinkLink

President:Archbishop Hyginus Kim Hee-joong (72)Archbishop Hyginus Kim Hee-joong (김희중 히지노) (72)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Gwangju 광주 (South Korea)

Pakistan Pakistan

Pakistan Catholic Bishops’ Conference (P.C.B.C.) Link

President:Archbishop Joseph Arshad (54)Archbishop Joseph Arshad (54)

Bishop of Islamabad–Rawalpindi (Pakistan)

Archbishop ad personam

Philippines Philippines

Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines (C.B.C.P.) LinkLink

President:Archbishop Romulo Geolina Valles (67)Archbishop Romulo Geolina Valles (67)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Davao (Philippines)

Sri Lanka Sri Lanka

Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Sri Lanka

President:Bishop Julian Winston Sebastian Fernando, S.S.S. (74)Bishop Julian Winston Sebastian Fernando, S.S.S. (74)

Bishop of Badulla (Sri Lanka)

Taiwan Taiwan

Chinese Regional Bishops’ Conference Link

President:Archbishop John Hung Shan-chuan, S.V.D. (75)Archbishop John Hung Shan-chuan (洪山川), S.V.D. (75)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Taipei 臺北 (Taiwan)

Thailand Thailand

Bishops’ Conference of Thailand Link

President:Cardinal Francis Xavier Kriengsak Kovithavanij (69)Cardinal Francis Xavier Kriengsak Kovithavanij (69)

Cardinal-Priest of S. Maria Addolorata

Metropolitan Archbishop of Bangkok (Thailand)

Timor-Leste Timor-Leste

Conferência Episcopal Timorense
Episcopal Conference of Timor

President:Bishop Basílio do Nascimento (68)Bishop Basílio do Nascimento (68)

Bishop of Baucau (Timor-Leste)

Vietnam Vietnam

Hội Đông Giám Mục Việt Nam Link
Episcopal Conference of Vietnam
Conférence Episcopale du Viêt Nam

President:Archbishop Joseph Nguyễn Chí Linh (69)Archbishop Joseph Nguyễn Chí Linh (69)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Huê (Vietnam)

Central and Southwest Asia (3)
Cyprus Cyprus, Djibouti Djibouti, Egypt Egypt, Iraq Iraq, Israel Israel, Jordan Jordan, Kuwait Kuwait, Lebanon Lebanon, Palestine Palestine, Somalia Somalia, Syria Syria, United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates

Conférence des Evêques Latins dans les Régions Arabes (C.E.L.R.A.) Link
Conference of the Latin Bishops of the Arabic Regions

President:Archbishop Pierbattista Pizzaballa, O.F.M. (53)Archbishop Pierbattista Pizzaballa, O.F.M. (53)

Titular Archbishop of Verbe

President of Assembly of Catholic Ordinaries of the Holy Land

Apostolic Administrator of Jerusalem (Palestine)

Grand Prior of Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulchre of Jerusalem

Kazakhstan Kazakhstan

Conferenza Episcopale del Kazakhstan Link
Episcopal Conference of Kazakhstan

President:Bishop José Luís Mumbiela Sierra (49)Bishop José Luís Mumbiela Sierra (49)

Bishop of Most Holy Trinity in Almaty (Kazakhstan)

Turkey Turkey

Episcopal Conference of Turkey
Conférence Episcopale de Turquie

President:Archbishop Lévon Boghos Zékiyan (75)Archbishop Lévon Boghos Zékiyan (75)

Archbishop of Istanbul of the Armenians (Turkey)

Oceania (4)
American Samoa American Samoa, Cook Islands Cook Islands, Fiji Fiji, French Polynesia French Polynesia, Guam Guam, Kiribati Kiribati, Marshall Islands Marshall Islands, Micronesia Micronesia, New Caledonia New Caledonia, Northern Mariana Islands Northern Mariana Islands, Samoa Samoa, Tonga Tonga, Tuvalu Tuvalu, Vanuatu Vanuatu, Wallis and Futuna Wallis and Futuna

Conferentia Episcopalis Pacifici (C.E. PAC.) Link
Episcopal Conference of the Pacific

President:Bishop Paul Patrick Donoghue, S.M. (70)Bishop Paul Patrick Donoghue, S.M. (70)

Bishop of Rarotonga (Cook Islands)

Australia Australia

Australian Catholic Bishops Conference LinkTwitter Feed

President:Archbishop Mark Benedict Coleridge (70)Archbishop Mark Benedict Coleridge (70)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Brisbane (Australia)

New Zealand New Zealand

New Zealand Catholic Bishops Conference LinkTwitter Feed

President:Bishop Patrick James Dunn (69)Bishop Patrick James Dunn (69)

Bishop of Auckland (New Zealand)

Papua New Guinea Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands Solomon Islands

The Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Papua New Guinea and Soloman Islands Link

President:Bishop Rochus Josef Tatamai, M.S.C. (56)Bishop Rochus Josef Tatamai, M.S.C. (56)

Bishop of Kavieng (Papua New Guinea)

Western and Northern Africa (12)
Algeria Algeria, Libya Libya, Morocco Morocco, Tunisia Tunisia, Western Sahara Western Sahara

Conférence Episcopale Régionale du Nord de l’Afrique (C.E.R.N.A.)
Regional Episcopal Conference of North Africa

President:Archbishop Paul Desfarges, S.J. (74)Archbishop Paul Desfarges, S.J. (74)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Algiers (Algeria)

Benin Benin

Conférence Episcopale du Bénin Link
Episcopal Conference of Benin

President:Bishop Victor Agbanou (73)Bishop Victor Agbanou (73)

Bishop of Lokossa (Benin)

Burkina Faso Burkina Faso, Niger Niger

Conférence des Evêques de Burkina Faso et du Niger Link
Bishops’ Conference of Burkina Faso and Niger

President:Archbishop Paul Yembuado Ouédraogo (70)Archbishop Paul Yembuado Ouédraogo (70)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Bobo-Dioulasso (Burkina Faso)

Cape Verde Cape Verde, Guinea-Bissau Guinea-Bissau, Mauritania Mauritania, Senegal Senegal

Conférence des Evêques du Sénégal, de la Mauritanie, du Cap-Vert et de Guinée-Bissau Link
Conference of Bishops of Senegal, Mauritania, Cape Verde and Guinea-Bissau

President:Bishop José Câmnate na Bissign (65)Bishop José Câmnate na Bissign (65)

Bishop of Bissau (Guinea-Bissau)

Vice-President of Regional Episcopal Conference of West Africa

Cote d’Ivoire Cote d’Ivoire

Conférence Episcopale de la Côte d’Ivoire Link
Episcopal Conference of Côte d’Ivoire

President:Bishop Ignace Bessi Dogbo (57)Bishop Ignace Bessi Dogbo (57)

Bishop of Katiola (Cote d’Ivoire)

Gambia Gambia, Sierra Leone Sierra Leone

Inter-territorial Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Gambia and Sierra Leone (ITCABIC) Link

President:Bishop Charles Allieu Matthew Campbell (58)Bishop Charles Allieu Matthew Campbell (58)

Bishop of Bo (Sierra Leone)

Ghana Ghana

Ghana Bishops’ Conference Link

President:Archbishop Philip Naameh (70)Archbishop Philip Naameh (70)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Tamale (Ghana)

Guinea Guinea

Conférence Episcopale de la Guinée
Episcopal Conference of the Guinea

President:Bishop Raphaël Balla Guilavogui (54)Bishop Raphaël Balla Guilavogui (54)

Bishop of N’Zérékoré (Guinea)

Liberia Liberia

Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Liberia

President:Bishop Anthony Fallah Borwah (52)Bishop Anthony Fallah Borwah (52)

Bishop of Gbarnga (Liberia)

Mali Mali

Conférence Episcopale du Mali Link
Episcopal Conference of Mali

President:Bishop Jonas Dembélé (55)Bishop Jonas Dembélé (55)

Bishop of Kayes (Mali)

Nigeria Nigeria

Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Nigeria Link

President:Archbishop Augustine Obiora Akubeze (62)Archbishop Augustine Obiora Akubeze (62)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Benin City (Nigeria)

Togo Togo

Conférence Episcopale du Togo Link
Episcopal Conference of Togo

President:Bishop Benoît Comlan Messan Alowonou (70)Bishop Benoît Comlan Messan Alowonou (70)

Bishop of Kpalimé (Togo)

Eastern and Central Africa (16)
Burundi Burundi

Conférence des Evêques catholiques du Burundi (C.E.C.A.B.) Link
Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Burundi

President:Bishop Joachim Ntahondereye (65)Bishop Joachim Ntahondereye (65)

Bishop of Muyinga (Burundi)

Cameroon Cameroon

Conférence Episcopale Nationale du Cameroun (C.E.N.C.) Link
National Episcopal Conference of Cameroon

President:Archbishop Samuel Kleda (60)Archbishop Samuel Kleda (60)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Douala (Cameroon)

Central African Republic Central African Republic

Conférence Episcopale Centrafricaine (C.E.C.A.) Link
Central African Episcopal Conference

President:Cardinal Dieudonné Nzapalainga, C.S.Sp. (52)Cardinal Dieudonné Nzapalainga, C.S.Sp. (52)

Cardinal-Priest of S. Andrea della Valle

Metropolitan Archbishop of Bangui (Central African Republic)

Chad Chad

Conférence Episcopale du Tchad Link
Episcopal Conference of Chad

President:Archbishop Goetbe Edmond Djitangar (66)Archbishop Goetbe Edmond Djitangar (66)

Metropolitan Archbishop of N’Djaména (Chad)

Congo-Brazzaville Congo-Brazzaville

Conférence Episcopale du Congo Link
Episcopal Conference of Congo

President:Bishop Daniel Mizonzo (65)Bishop Daniel Mizonzo (65)

Bishop of Nkayi (Congo-Brazzaville)

Congo-Kinshasa Congo-Kinshasa

Conférence Episcopale Nationale du Congo (CENCO) Link
National Episcopal Conference of Congo

President:Archbishop Marcel Utembi Tapa (60)Archbishop Marcel Utembi Tapa (60)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Kisangani (Congo-Kinshasa)

Equatorial Guinea Equatorial Guinea

Conferencia Episcopal de Guinea Ecuatorial
Episcopal Conference of Equatorial Guinea

President:Archbishop Juan Nsue Edjang Mayé (61)Archbishop Juan Nsue Edjang Mayé (61)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Malabo (Equatorial Guinea)

President of Association of Episcopal Conferences of the Central Africa Region

Eritrea Eritrea, Ethiopia Ethiopia

Ethiopian and Eritrean Episcopal Conference Link

President:Cardinal Berhaneyesus Demerew Souraphiel, C.M. (70)Cardinal Berhaneyesus Demerew Souraphiel, C.M. (70)

Cardinal-Priest of S. Romano Martire

Metropolitan of Addis Abeba of the Ethiopics (Ethiopia)

President of Council of the Ethiopian Church

Gabon Gabon

Conférence Episcopale du Gabon LinkLink
Episcopal Conference of Gabon

President:Bishop Mathieu Madega Lebouakehan (58)Bishop Mathieu Madega Lebouakehan (58)

Bishop of Mouila (Gabon)

First Vice-President of Symposium of Episcopal Conferences of Africa and Madagascar

Kenya Kenya

Kenya Conference of Catholic Bishops (K.C.C.B.) Link

President:Archbishop Philip Arnold Subira Anyolo (62)Archbishop Philip Arnold Subira Anyolo (62)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Kisumu (Kenya)

Malawi Malawi

Episcopal Conference of Malawi Link

President:Archbishop Thomas Luke Msusa, S.M.M. (57)Archbishop Thomas Luke Msusa, S.M.M. (57)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Blantyre (Malawi)

Rwanda Rwanda

Conférence Episcopale du Rwanda (C.Ep.R.) Link
Episcopal Conference of Rwanda

President:Bishop Philippe Rukamba (70)Bishop Philippe Rukamba (70)

Bishop of Butare (Rwanda)

South Sudan South Sudan, Sudan Sudan

Sudan Catholic Bishops’ Conference (S.C.B.C.) Link
Conférence des Evêques catholiques au Soudan

President:Bishop Edward Hiiboro Kussala (55)Bishop Edward Hiiboro Kussala (55)

Bishop of Tombura–Yambio (South Sudan)

Tanzania Tanzania

Tanzania Episcopal Conference (T.E.C.)

President:Archbishop Gervas John Mwasikwabhila Nyaisonga (52)Archbishop Gervas John Mwasikwabhila Nyaisonga (52)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Mbeya (Tanzania)

Uganda Uganda

Uganda Episcopal Conference Link

President:Bishop Joseph Anthony Zziwa (63)Bishop Joseph Anthony Zziwa (63)

Bishop of Kiyinda–Mityana (Uganda)

Zambia Zambia

Zambia Conference of Catholic Bishops (ZCCB) Link

President:Bishop George Cosmas Zumaire Lungu (59)Bishop George Cosmas Zumaire Lungu (59)

Bishop of Chipata (Zambia)

Southern Africa (8)
Angola Angola, São Tomé and Príncipe São Tomé and Príncipe

Conferência Episcopal de Angola e São Tomé (C.E.A.S.T.) Link
Episcopal Conference of Angola and São Tomé

President:Archbishop Filomeno do Nascimento Vieira Dias (60)Archbishop Filomeno do Nascimento Vieira Dias (60)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Luanda (Angola)

Botswana Botswana, Eswatini Eswatini, South Africa South Africa

Southern African Catholic Bishops’ Conference (S.A.C.B.C.) Link

President:Bishop Sithembele Anton Sipuka (58)Bishop Sithembele Anton Sipuka (58)

Bishop of Mthatha (South Africa)

Comoros Comoros, Mauritius Mauritius, Réunion Réunion, Seychelles Seychelles

Conférence Episcopale de l’Océan Indien (CEDOI)
Episcopal Conferences of Indian Ocean

President:Bishop Gilbert Guillaume Marie-Jean Aubry (76)Bishop Gilbert Guillaume Marie-Jean Aubry (76)

Bishop of Saint-Denis-de-La Réunion (Réunion)

Lesotho Lesotho

Lesotho Catholic Bishops’ Conference Link

President:Archbishop Gerard Tlali Lerotholi, O.M.I. (65)Archbishop Gerard Tlali Lerotholi, O.M.I. (65)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Maseru (Lesotho)

Madagascar Madagascar

Conférence Episcopale de Madagascar (C.E.M.)
Episcopal Conference of Madagascar

President:Cardinal Désiré Tsarahazana (64)Cardinal Désiré Tsarahazana (64)

Cardinal-Priest of S. Gregorio Barbarigo alle Tre Fontane

Metropolitan Archbishop of Toamasina (Madagascar)

Mozambique Mozambique

Conferência Episcopal de Moçambique (C.E.M.)
Episcopal Conference of Mozambique

President:Bishop Lucio Andrice Muandula (59)Bishop Lucio Andrice Muandula (59)

Bishop of Xai-Xai (Mozambique)

Namibia Namibia

Namibian Catholic Bishop’s Conference (N.C.B.C.) Link

President:Archbishop Liborius Ndumbukuti Nashenda, O.M.I. (59)Archbishop Liborius Ndumbukuti Nashenda, O.M.I. (59)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Windhoek (Namibia)

Zimbabwe Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe Catholic Bishops’ Conference (Z.C.B.C.) Link

President:Archbishop Robert Christopher Ndlovu (63)Archbishop Robert Christopher Ndlovu (63)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Harare (Zimbabwe)

as of 2019.03.24

See Also

Eastern-Rite Synods of Bishops

International Meetings of Bishops’ Conferences

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