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Diocese of

Djougou

Benin Benin

Continent: Western and Northern Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 11,126 km²

Population: 65,182 Catholics (10.4% of 627,579 total) (2017)

Statistics: 23 parishes, 5 missions, 58 priests (38 diocesan, 20 religious), 85 lay religious (23 brothers, 62 sisters), 9 seminarians (2017)

Ecclesiastical Province: Parakou

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop:vacant

Ordinaries

Bishops of Djougou (Roman Rite)

Bishop Paul Kouassivi VieiraPermalink
(1995.10.01 – 2019.03.21)

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Born:1949.07.14 (Benin)
Ordained Priest:1949.07.14
Consecrated Bishop:1975.06.29
Died:2019.03.21 († 69)

Bishop of Djougou (Benin) (1995.10.01 – 2019.03.21)


as of 2019.11.30

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