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Diocese of

Auchi

Nigeria Nigeria

Continent: Western and Northern Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 6,116 km²

Population: 105,887 Catholics (10.7% of 991,000 total) (2014)

Ecclesiastical Province: Benin City

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Patron Saint: Immaculate Conception (December 8), Sts. Michael, Gabriel and Raphael (September 29), St. John the Baptist (June 24)

Statistics: 42 parishes, 4 missions, 69 priests (66 diocesan, 3 religious), 53 lay religious (13 brothers, 40 sisters), 40 seminarians (2014)

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History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2002.11.06 – ...):Bishop Gabriel Ghieakhomo Dunia (58)Bishop Gabriel Ghieakhomo Dunia (58)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Auchi (Roman Rite)

Bishop Gabriel Ghieakhomo Dunia (58)Bishop Gabriel Ghieakhomo Dunia (58)Permalink
(2002.11.06 – ...)

Bishop of Auchi (Nigeria)

Born:1957.09.29 (Nigeria)
Ordained Priest:1989.09.09
Consecrated Bishop:2003.02.22

Bishop of Auchi (Nigeria) (2002.11.06 – ...)


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