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Diocese of

Bururi

Burundi Burundi

Continent: Eastern and Central Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 5,983 km²

Population: 538,413 Catholics (37.5% of 1,435,300 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Bujumbura

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Statistics: 21 parishes, 91 priests (90 diocesan, 1 religious), 114 lay religious (8 brothers, 106 sisters), 107 seminarians (2015)

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2007.06.25 – ...):Bishop Venant Bacinoni (78)Bishop Venant Bacinoni (78)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Bururi (Roman Rite)

Bishop Venant Bacinoni (78)Bishop Venant Bacinoni (78)Permalink
(2007.06.25 – ...)

Bishop of Bururi (Burundi)

Encourager à diriger

Born:1940.02.20 (Burundi)
Ordained Priest:1965.04.20
Consecrated Bishop:2007.09.08

Bishop of Bururi (Burundi) (2007.06.25 – ...)

Archbishop Simon Ntamwana (72)Archbishop Simon Ntamwana (72)Permalink
(Apostolic Administrator 2005.11.21 – 2007.06.25)

Bishop Bernard BududiraPermalink
(1973.09.17 – 2005.11.19)

Le développement de l’homme, de tout l’homme

Born:1934.08 (Burundi)
Ordained Priest:1963.07.08
Consecrated Bishop:1973.11.30
Died:2005.11.19 († 71)

Bishop of Bururi (Burundi) (1973.09.17 – 2005.11.19)

President of Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Burundi (1989 – 1997)

Bishop Joseph Martin, M. Afr.Permalink
(1961.06.06 – 1973.09.17)

Cum fiducia

Born:1903.04.29 (France)
Ordained Priest:1926.06.29
Consecrated Bishop:1949.11.30
Died:1982.06.13 († 79)

Titular Bishop of Oliva (1949.07.14 – 1959.11.10)

Vicar Apostolic of Ngozi (Burundi) (1949.07.14 – 1959.11.10)

Bishop of Ngozi (Burundi) (1959.11.10 – 1961.06.06)

Bishop of Bururi (Burundi) (1961.06.06 – 1973.09.17)


as of 2018.11.07

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