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Diocese of

Gaoua

Burkina Faso Burkina Faso

Continent: Western and Northern Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 10,411 km²

Population: 23,437 Catholics (4.8% of 487,028 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Bobo-Dioulasso

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Statistics: 7 parishes, 48 missions, 12 priests (diocesan), 26 lay religious (26 sisters), 9 seminarians (2015)

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2011.11.30 – ...):Bishop Modeste Kambou (53)Bishop Modeste Kambou (53)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Gaoua (Roman Rite)

Bishop Modeste Kambou (53)Bishop Modeste Kambou (53)Permalink
(2011.11.30 – ...)

Bishop of Gaoua (Burkina Faso)

Sursum corda

Born:1963.12.04 (Burkina Faso)
Ordained Priest:1991.12.28
Consecrated Bishop:2012.02.17

Bishop of Gaoua (Burkina Faso) (2011.11.30 – ...)


as of 2017.08.17

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