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Apostolic Vicariate of

Hosanna

Ethiopia Ethiopia

Continent: Eastern and Central Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Apostolic Vicariate

Area: 8,214 km²

Population: 131,685 Catholics (4.6% of 2,850,355 total) (2017)

Statistics: 29 parishes, 8 missions, 60 priests (45 diocesan, 15 religious), 1 deacon, 57 lay religious (15 brothers, 42 sisters), 5 seminarians (2017)

Immediately subject to the Holy See

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Patron Saint: St. Joseph

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Vicar Apostolic (2017.04.08 – ...):Bishop Seyoum Franso Noel (49)Bishop Seyoum Franso Noel (49)

Titular Bishop of Eminentiana

Ordinaries

Vicars Apostolic of Hosanna (Roman Rite)

Bishop Seyoum Franso Noel (49)Bishop Seyoum Franso Noel (49)Permalink
(2017.04.08 – ...)

Vicar Apostolic of Hosanna (Ethiopia)
Titular Bishop of Eminentiana

Born:1970.08.20 (Ethiopia)
Ordained Priest:1998.09.05
Consecrated Bishop:2017.07.02

Titular Bishop of Eminentiana (2017.04.08 – ...)

Vicar Apostolic of Hosanna (Ethiopia) (2017.04.08 – ...)

Bishop Woldeghiorghis Mathewos (77)Bishop Woldeghiorghis Mathewos (77)Permalink
(2010.01.20 – 2017.04.08)

Titular Bishop of Turuda
Vicar Apostolic emeritus of Hosanna (Ethiopia)

Born:1942 (Ethiopia)
Ordained Priest:1969.05.04
Consecrated Bishop:2010.04.11

Vicar Apostolic of Hosanna (Ethiopia) (2010.01.20 – 2017.04.08)

Titular Bishop of Turuda (2010.01.20 – ...)

Prefects Apostolic of Hosanna (Roman Rite)

Bishop Domenico Crescentino Marinozzi, O.F.M. Cap. (93)Fr. Domenico Crescentino Marinozzi, O.F.M. Cap. (93) (later Bishop)Permalink
(Apostolic Administrator 1972 – 1977.12.30)

Bishop Urbain-Marie Person, O.F.M. Cap.Permalink
(Apostolic Administrator 1952.01.02 – 1972)

Fr. Tiziano da Verona, O.F.M. Cap.Permalink
(1940.10.25 – 1945)

Died:1945

Prefect Apostolic of Hosanna (Ethiopia) (1940.10.25 – 1945)


as of 2019.11.30

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