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Diocese of

Ambositra

Madagascar Madagascar

Continent: Southern Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 24,000 km²

Population: 493,994 Catholics (56.6% of 872,024 total) (2017)

Statistics: 24 parishes, 66 priests (55 diocesan, 11 religious), 214 lay religious (37 brothers, 177 sisters), 70 seminarians (2017)

Ecclesiastical Province: Fianarantsoa

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2005.06.24 – ...):Bishop Fidelis Rakotonarivo, S.J. (63)Bishop Fidelis Rakotonarivo, S.J. (63)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Ambositra (Roman Rite)

Bishop Fidelis Rakotonarivo, S.J. (63)Bishop Fidelis Rakotonarivo, S.J. (63)Permalink
(2005.06.24 – ...)

Bishop of Ambositra (Madagascar)

Born:1956.08.28 (Madagascar)
Ordained Priest:1992.08.15
Consecrated Bishop:2005.09.04

Bishop of Ambositra (Madagascar) (2005.06.24 – ...)

Archbishop Fulgence Rabemahafaly (68)Archbishop Fulgence Rabemahafaly (68)Permalink
(Apostolic Administrator 2002.12.01 – 2005.06.24)

Archbishop Fulgence Rabemahafaly (68)Bishop Fulgence Rabemahafaly (68) (later Archbishop)Permalink
(1999.06.03 – 2002.10.01)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Fianarantsoa (Madagascar)

Born:1951.05.23 (Madagascar)
Ordained Priest:1980.08.14
Consecrated Bishop:1999.10.31

Bishop of Ambositra (Madagascar) (1999.06.03 – 2002.10.01)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Fianarantsoa (Madagascar) (2002.10.01 – ...)

Apostolic Administrator of Ambositra (Madagascar) (2002.12.01 – 2005.06.24)

President of Episcopal Conference of Madagascar (2006 – 2012.11)


as of 2019.11.12

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