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Diocese of

Gokwe

Zimbabwe Zimbabwe

Continent: Southern Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 26,000 km²

Population: 79,800 Catholics (12.3% of 648,000 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Harare

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Patron Saint: St. Paul (January 25)

Statistics: 17 parishes, 31 priests (26 diocesan, 5 religious), 1 deacon, 47 lay religious (7 brothers, 40 sisters), 15 seminarians (2015)

Address: Bishop's House, Sasame 2 Area, Box 90, Gokwe, Zimbabwe

Phone: (059) 2396

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2017.01.28 – ...):Bishop Rudolf Nyandoro (50)Bishop Rudolf Nyandoro (50)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Gokwe (Roman Rite)

Bishop Rudolf Nyandoro (50)Bishop Rudolf Nyandoro (50)Permalink
(2017.01.28 – ...)

Bishop of Gokwe (Zimbabwe)

Born:1968.10.11 (Zimbabwe)
Ordained Priest:1998.12.19
Consecrated Bishop:2017.04.29

Bishop of Gokwe (Zimbabwe) (2017.01.28 – ...)

Bishop Angel Floro Martínez, I.E.M.E. (78)Bishop Angel Floro Martínez, I.E.M.E. (78)Permalink
(1999.10.15 – 2017.01.28)

Bishop emeritus of Gokwe (Zimbabwe)

I came so that they may have life to the full

Born:1940.02.24 (Spain)
Ordained Priest:1965.06.28
Consecrated Bishop:2000.02.19

Bishop of Gokwe (Zimbabwe) (1999.10.15 – 2017.01.28)

President of Zimbabwe Catholic Bishops’ Conference (2010 – 2014.03.11)

Bishop Michael Dixon Bhasera (68)Bishop Michael Dixon Bhasera (68)Permalink
(1991.06.17 – 1999.02.09)

Bishop of Masvingo (Zimbabwe)
Apostolic Administrator of Gweru (Zimbabwe)

Born:1949.11.11 (Zimbabwe)
Ordained Priest:1978.08.19
Consecrated Bishop:1991.10.19

Bishop of Gokwe (Zimbabwe) (1991.06.17 – 1999.02.09)

Bishop of Masvingo (Zimbabwe) (1999.02.09 – ...)

President of Zimbabwe Catholic Bishops’ Conference (2002 – 2006)

Apostolic Administrator of Gweru (Zimbabwe) (2012.04.28 – 2013.06.15)

President of Zimbabwe Catholic Bishops’ Conference (2014.03.11 – 2018.05)

Apostolic Administrator of Gweru (Zimbabwe) (2017.10.24 – ...)


as of 2018.11.07

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