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Diocese of

Ifakara

Tanzania Tanzania

Continent: Eastern and Central Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 14,918 km²

Population: 331,315 Catholics (77.4% of 428,085 total) (2018)

Statistics: 23 parishes, 49 priests (25 diocesan, 24 religious), 198 lay religious (53 brothers, 145 sisters), 17 seminarians (2018)

Ecclesiastical Province: Dar-es-Salaam

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2012.01.14 – ...):Bishop Salutaris Melchior Libena (57)Bishop Salutaris Melchior Libena (57)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Ifakara (Roman Rite)

Bishop Salutaris Melchior Libena (57)Bishop Salutaris Melchior Libena (57)Permalink
(2012.01.14 – ...)

Bishop of Ifakara (Tanzania)

Born:1963.11.23 (Tanzania)
Ordained Priest:1991.06.29
Consecrated Bishop:2010.03.19

Titular Bishop of Sutunurca (2010.01.28 – 2012.01.14)

Auxiliary Bishop of Dar-es-Salaam (Tanzania) (2010.01.28 – 2012.01.14)

Bishop of Ifakara (Tanzania) (2012.01.14 – ...)


as of 2021.04.16

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