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Diocese of

Bomadi

Nigeria Nigeria

Continent: Western and Northern Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 13,140 km²

Population: 37,682 Catholics (1.3% of 2,994,321 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Benin City

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Statistics: 24 parishes, 2 missions, 34 priests (23 diocesan, 11 religious), 74 lay religious (11 brothers, 63 sisters), 51 seminarians (2015)

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History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2017.09.21 – ...):Bishop Hyacinth Oroko Egbebo, M.S.P. (63)Bishop Hyacinth Oroko Egbebo, M.S.P. (63)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Bomadi (Roman Rite)

Bishop Hyacinth Oroko Egbebo, M.S.P. (63)Bishop Hyacinth Oroko Egbebo, M.S.P. (63)Permalink
(2017.09.21 – ...)

Bishop of Bomadi (Nigeria)

Born:1955.10.23 (Nigeria)
Ordained Priest:1990.06.23
Consecrated Bishop:2008.02.02

Superior General of Missionary Society of Saint Paul of Nigeria (2001 – 2007.11.23)

Auxiliary Bishop of Bomadi (Nigeria) (2007.11.23 – 2009.04.04)

Titular Bishop of Lacubaza (2007.11.23 – 2017.09.21)

Vicar Apostolic of Bomadi (Nigeria) (2009.04.04 – 2017.09.21)

Bishop of Bomadi (Nigeria) (2017.09.21 – ...)

Vicars Apostolic of Bomadi (Roman Rite)

Bishop Hyacinth Oroko Egbebo, M.S.P. (63)Bishop Hyacinth Oroko Egbebo, M.S.P. (63)Permalink
(2009.04.04 – 2017.09.21)

(see above)

Bishop Joseph O. EgeregaPermalink
(1997.03.03 – 2009.04.04)

Born:1940.03.20 (Nigeria)
Ordained Priest:1969.12.21
Consecrated Bishop:1997.05.14
Died:2013.02.03 († 72)

Vicar Apostolic of Bomadi (Nigeria) (1997.03.03 – 2009.04.04)

Titular Bishop of Tanudaia (1997.03.03 – 2013.02.03)

Ecclesiastical Superiors of Bomadi (Roman Rite)

Fr. Thomas Vincent GreenanPermalink
(1991 – 1996)

Died:1997

Ecclesiastical Superior of Bomadi (Nigeria) (1991 – 1996)

Former Prelates


as of 2018.11.07

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