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Diocese of

De Aar

South Africa South Africa

Continent: Southern Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Ecclesiastical Province: Cape Town

Patron Saint: Our Lady of Assumption

Address: 1 Van Riebeeck Street, PO Box 73, De Aar 700, South Africa

Phone: (053) 631 1149

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2009.07.17 – ...):Bishop Adam Leszek Musialek, S.C.I. (57)Bishop Adam Leszek Musialek, S.C.I. (57)

Ordinaries

Bishops of De Aar (Roman Rite)

Bishop Adam Leszek Musialek, S.C.I. (57)Bishop Adam Leszek Musialek, S.C.I. (57)
(2009.07.17 – ...)

Bishop of De Aar (South Africa)

Ecce venio

Born:1957.05.09 (Poland)
Ordained Priest:1983.06.09
Consecrated Bishop:2009.09.24

Bishop of De Aar (South Africa) (2009.07.17 – ...)

Bishop Joseph James Potocnak, S.C.I. (81)Bishop Joseph James Potocnak, S.C.I. (81)
(1992.01.23 – 2009.07.17)

Bishop emeritus of De Aar (South Africa)

Born:1933.05.13 (United States)
Ordained Priest:1966.09.21
Consecrated Bishop:1992.05.01

Bishop of De Aar (South Africa) (1992.01.23 – 2009.07.17)

Bishop Fritz Lobinger (85)Bishop Fritz Lobinger (85)
(Apostolic Administrator 1987.11.18 – 1992.01.23)

Bishop Joseph Anthony De Palma, S.C.I.
(1967.04.13 – 1987.11.18)

Born:1913.09.04 (United States)
Ordained Priest:1944.05.20
Consecrated Bishop:1967.07.19
Died:2005.02.03 († 91)

Superior General of Congregation of the Priests of the Sacred Heart (Dehonians) (1959.07.15 – 1967.06.06)

Bishop of De Aar (South Africa) (1967.04.13 – 1987.11.18)

Apostolic Administrator of Aliwal (South Africa) (1981 – 1986)

Prefects Apostolic of De Aar (Roman Rite)

Fr. Louis Dettmer
(1953.03.24 – 1967)

Died:1967

Prefect Apostolic of De Aar (South Africa) (1953.03.24 – 1967)


as of 2014.06.25

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