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Diocese of

Gamboma

Congo-Brazzaville Congo-Brazzaville

Continent: Eastern and Central Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 38,400 km²

Population: 112,900 Catholics (57.0% of 198,000 total) (2014)

Ecclesiastical Province: Brazzaville

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Patron Saint: St. Catherine of Siena

Statistics: 7 parishes, 4 missions, 20 priests (19 diocesan, 1 religious), 17 lay religious (3 brothers, 14 sisters), 11 seminarians (2014)

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2013.02.22 – ...):Bishop Urbain Ngassongo (54)Bishop Urbain Ngassongo (54)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Gamboma (Roman Rite)

Bishop Urbain Ngassongo (54)Bishop Urbain Ngassongo (54)Permalink
(2013.02.22 – ...)

Bishop of Gamboma (Congo-Brazzaville)

Born:1961.10.15 (Congo-Kinshasa)
Ordained Priest:1996.07.20
Consecrated Bishop:2013.04.21

Bishop of Gamboma (Congo-Brazzaville) (2013.02.22 – ...)


as of 2016.09.12

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