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Diocese of

Francistown

Botswana Botswana

Continent: Southern Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 472,995 km²

Population: 25,345 Catholics (2.1% of 1,187,345 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Pretoria

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Patron Saint: Our Lady of the Desert, St. Francis of Assisi

Statistics: 17 parishes, 22 priests (10 diocesan, 12 religious), 38 lay religious (13 brothers, 25 sisters), 2 seminarians (2015)

Address: Plot 14061 Tsie Street, Area W, PO Box 702, Francistown, Botswana

Phone: (00267) 241 3601

Website: Link

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2017.10.02 – ...):Bishop Frank Atese Nubuasah, S.V.D. (69)Bishop Frank Atese Nubuasah, S.V.D. (69)

Apostolic Administrator of Gaborone (Botswana)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Francistown (Roman Rite)

Bishop Frank Atese Nubuasah, S.V.D. (69)Bishop Frank Atese Nubuasah, S.V.D. (69)Permalink
(2017.10.02 – ...)

Bishop of Francistown (Botswana)
Apostolic Administrator of Gaborone (Botswana)

Servus Domini

Born:1949.07.07 (Ghana)
Ordained Priest:1980.07.26
Consecrated Bishop:1998.11.07

Titular Bishop of Pauzera (1998.06.27 – 2017.10.02)

Vicar Apostolic of Francistown (Botswana) (1998.06.27 – 2017.10.02)

Apostolic Administrator of Gaborone (Botswana) (2017.08.09 – ...)

Bishop of Francistown (Botswana) (2017.10.02 – ...)

Vicars Apostolic of Francistown (Roman Rite)

Bishop Frank Atese Nubuasah, S.V.D. (69)Bishop Frank Atese Nubuasah, S.V.D. (69)Permalink
(1998.06.27 – 2017.10.02)

(see above)


as of 2018.11.07

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