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Diocese of

Kandi

Benin Benin

Continent: Western and Northern Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 26,242 km²

Population: 27,863 Catholics (4.0% of 700,197 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Parakou

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Statistics: 12 parishes, 1 mission, 21 priests (15 diocesan, 6 religious), 44 lay religious (7 brothers, 37 sisters), 8 seminarians (2015)

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2000.01.29 – ...):Bishop Clet Feliho (64)Bishop Clet Feliho (64)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Kandi (Roman Rite)

Bishop Clet Feliho (64)Bishop Clet Feliho (64)Permalink
(2000.01.29 – ...)

Bishop of Kandi (Benin)

Gaudium enim Domini

Born:1954.02.14 (Benin)
Ordained Priest:1979.07.21
Consecrated Bishop:2000.06.10

Bishop of Kandi (Benin) (2000.01.29 – ...)

Archbishop Marcel Honorat Léon Agboton (77)Bishop Marcel Honorat Léon Agboton (77) (later Archbishop)Permalink
(1994.12.19 – 2000.01.29)

Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Cotonou (Benin)

Servus ancillæ filius

Born:1941.01.16 (Benin)
Ordained Priest:1966.01.06
Consecrated Bishop:1995.03.25

Bishop of Kandi (Benin) (1994.12.19 – 2000.01.29)

Bishop of Porto Novo (Benin) (2000.01.29 – 2005.03.05)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Cotonou (Benin) (2005.03.05 – 2010.08.21)


as of 2018.11.07

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