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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: 18,711 Catholics (4.7% of 399,297 total) (2014)

Ecclesiastical Province: Bobo-Dioulasso

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Statistics: 7 parishes, 40 missions, 19 priests (diocesan), 26 lay religious (sisters), 10 seminarians (2014)

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2011.11.30 – ...):Bishop Modeste Kambou (52)Bishop Modeste Kambou (52)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Gaoua (Roman Rite)

Bishop Modeste Kambou (52)Bishop Modeste Kambou (52)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 2016.09.12

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