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Diocese of

Chikwawa

Malawi Malawi

Continent: Eastern and Central Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 7,676 km²

Population: 222,392 Catholics (12.0% of 1,852,917 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Blantyre

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Patron Saint: Causa Nostrae Letitiae

Statistics: 12 parishes, 1 mission, 24 priests (23 diocesan, 1 religious), 33 lay religious (1 brother, 32 sisters), 32 seminarians (2015)

Address: P.O. Box 135, Chikwawa, Malawi

Phone: +265 1 420 268

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2003.04.16 – ...):Bishop Peter Martin Musikuwa (66)Bishop Peter Martin Musikuwa (66)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Chikwawa (Roman Rite)

Bishop Peter Martin Musikuwa (66)Bishop Peter Martin Musikuwa (66)Permalink
(2003.04.16 – ...)

Bishop of Chikwawa (Malawi)

Born:1952.04.03 (Malawi)
Ordained Priest:1982.07.12
Consecrated Bishop:2003.06.28

Bishop of Chikwawa (Malawi) (2003.04.16 – ...)

Bishop Felix Eugenio MkhoriPermalink
(1979.02.12 – 2001.01.23)

In the name of the Lord

Born:1931.08.24 (Malawi)
Ordained Priest:1961.09.08
Consecrated Bishop:1978.01.08
Died:2012.10.27 († 81)

Titular Bishop of Sicca Veneria (1977.09.29 – 1979.02.12)

Auxiliary Bishop of Chikwawa (Malawi) (1977.09.29 – 1979.02.12)

Bishop of Chikwawa (Malawi) (1979.02.12 – 2001.01.23)

President of Episcopal Conference of Malawi (1980 – 1984)

President of Episcopal Conference of Malawi (1994 – 2000)

Bishop of Lilongwe (Malawi) (2001.01.23 – 2007.07.04)

Bishop Eugen Joseph Frans Vroemen, S.M.M.Permalink
(1965.03.22 – 1979.02.12)

Born:1910.03.18 (Netherlands)
Ordained Priest:1937.02.20
Consecrated Bishop:1965.06.05
Died:1992.07.27 († 82)

Bishop of Chikwawa (Malawi) (1965.03.22 – 1979.02.12)

Former Prelates


as of 2018.11.07

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