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Apostolic Vicariate of

Gambella

Ethiopia Ethiopia

Continent: Eastern and Central Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Apostolic Vicariate

Area: 50,000 km²

Population: 15,085 Catholics (2.3% of 645,000 total) (2014)

Immediately subject to the Holy See

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Statistics: 11 parishes, 17 priests (11 diocesan, 6 religious), 20 lay religious (9 brothers, 11 sisters), 9 seminarians (2014)

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Vicar Apostolic (2009.12.05 – ...):Bishop Angelo Moreschi, S.D.B. (64)Bishop Angelo Moreschi, S.D.B. (64)

Titular Bishop of Elephantaria in Mauretania

Ordinaries

Vicars Apostolic of Gambella (Roman Rite)

Bishop Angelo Moreschi, S.D.B. (64)Bishop Angelo Moreschi, S.D.B. (64)Permalink
(2009.12.05 – ...)

Vicar Apostolic of Gambella (Ethiopia)
Titular Bishop of Elephantaria in Mauretania

Born:1952.06.13 (Italy)
Ordained Priest:1982.10.02
Consecrated Bishop:2010.01.31

Prefect Apostolic of Gambella (Ethiopia) (2000.11.16 – 2009.12.05)

Titular Bishop of Elephantaria in Mauretania (2009.12.05 – ...)

Vicar Apostolic of Gambella (Ethiopia) (2009.12.05 – ...)

Prefects Apostolic of Gambella (Roman Rite)

Bishop Angelo Moreschi, S.D.B. (64)Fr. Angelo Moreschi, S.D.B. (64) (later Bishop)Permalink
(2000.11.16 – 2009.12.05)

(see above)


as of 2016.06.23

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