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Diocese of

Edéa

Cameroon Cameroon

Continent: Eastern and Central Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 10,500 km²

Population: 150,000 Catholics (57.5% of 261,000 total) (2014)

Ecclesiastical Province: Douala

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Statistics: 35 parishes, 10 missions, 76 priests (74 diocesan, 2 religious), 2 deacons, 47 lay religious (4 brothers, 43 sisters), 25 seminarians (2014)

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History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2004.10.15 – ...):Bishop Jean-Bosco Ntep (65)Bishop Jean-Bosco Ntep (65)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Edéa (Roman Rite)

Bishop Jean-Bosco Ntep (65)Bishop Jean-Bosco Ntep (65)Permalink
(2004.10.15 – ...)

Bishop of Edéa (Cameroon)

Born:1951.04.03 (Cameroon)
Ordained Priest:1979.03.25
Consecrated Bishop:1993.07.04

Bishop of Eséka (Cameroon) (1993.03.22 – 2004.10.15)

Bishop of Edéa (Cameroon) (2004.10.15 – ...)

Apostolic Administrator of Kribi (Cameroon) (2014.06.06 – 2015.11.07)

Archbishop Simon-Victor Tonyé Bakot (69)Archbishop Simon-Victor Tonyé Bakot (69)Permalink
(Apostolic Administrator 2003.10.18 – 2004.10.15)

Archbishop Simon-Victor Tonyé Bakot (69)Bishop Simon-Victor Tonyé Bakot (69) (later Archbishop)Permalink
(1993.03.22 – 2003.10.18)

Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Yaoundé (Cameroon)

Born:1947.03.24 (Cameroon)
Ordained Priest:1973.07.15
Consecrated Bishop:1987.04.26

Titular Bishop of Siminina (1987.01.26 – 1993.03.22)

Auxiliary Bishop of Douala (Cameroon) (1987.01.26 – 1993.03.22)

Bishop of Edéa (Cameroon) (1993.03.22 – 2003.10.18)

Apostolic Administrator of Edéa (Cameroon) (2003.10.18 – 2004.10.15)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Yaoundé (Cameroon) (2003.10.18 – 2013.07.29)

President of National Episcopal Conference of Cameroon (2004.02 – 2008?)


as of 2016.07.27

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