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Maronite Diocese of

Annunciation

Nigeria Nigeria, Benin Benin, Burkina Faso Burkina Faso, Cameroon Cameroon, Cote d’Ivoire Cote d’Ivoire, Ghana Ghana, Liberia Liberia, Senegal Senegal, Togo Togo

Continent: Western and Northern Africa

Rite: Maronite (Antiochian)

Type: Diocese

Population: 66,495 Catholics (2015)

Immediately Subject to the Patriarch

Depends on: Congregation for the Oriental Churches

Statistics: 12 parishes, 14 priests (10 diocesan, 4 religious), 6 lay religious (4 brothers, 2 sisters), 5 seminarians (2015)

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2018.02.28 – ...):Bishop Simon T. Faddoul (60)Bishop Simon T. Faddoul (60)

Apostolic Visitator in Southern Africa of the Maronites

Ordinaries

Bishops of Annunciation (Maronite Rite)

Bishop Simon T. Faddoul (60)Bishop Simon T. Faddoul (60)Permalink
(2018.02.28 – ...)

Bishop of Annunciation of the Maronites (Nigeria)
Apostolic Visitator in Southern Africa of the Maronites

Born:1958.01.07 (Lebanon)
Ordained Priest:1987.08.09
Consecrated Bishop:2018.04.07

Apostolic Exarch of Western and Central Africa of the Maronites (Nigeria) (2014.01.13 – 2018.02.28)

Apostolic Visitator in Southern Africa of the Maronites (2014.01.13 – ...)

Bishop of Annunciation of the Maronites (Nigeria) (2018.02.28 – ...)

Apostolic Exarchs of Western and Central Africa (Maronite Rite)

Bishop Simon T. Faddoul (60)Fr. Simon T. Faddoul (60) (later Bishop)Permalink
(2014.01.13 – 2018.02.28)

(see above)


as of 2018.11.07

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