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Diocese of

Kericho

Kenya Kenya

Continent: Eastern and Central Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 4,800 km²

Population: 241,690 Catholics (15.0% of 1,606,200 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Nairobi

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Statistics: 34 parishes, 1 mission, 45 priests (30 diocesan, 15 religious), 94 lay religious (29 brothers, 65 sisters), 5 seminarians (2015)

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2003.03.22 – ...):Bishop Emmanuel Okombo Wandera (75)Bishop Emmanuel Okombo Wandera (75)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Kericho (Roman Rite)

Bishop Emmanuel Okombo Wandera (75)Bishop Emmanuel Okombo Wandera (75)Permalink
(2003.03.22 – ...)

Bishop of Kericho (Kenya)

Born:1942.11.29 (Kenya)
Ordained Priest:1972.11.30
Consecrated Bishop:2003.05.24

Bishop of Kericho (Kenya) (2003.03.22 – ...)

Archbishop Philip Arnold Subira Anyolo (62)Bishop Philip Arnold Subira Anyolo (62) (later Archbishop)Permalink
(1995.12.06 – 2003.03.22)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Kisumu (Kenya)
President of Kenya Conference of Catholic Bishops

Born:1956.05.18 (Kenya)
Ordained Priest:1983.10.15
Consecrated Bishop:1996.02.03

Bishop of Kericho (Kenya) (1995.12.06 – 2003.03.22)

Bishop of Homa Bay (Kenya) (2003.03.22 – 2018.11.15)

President of Kenya Conference of Catholic Bishops (2015 – ...)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Kisumu (Kenya) (2018.11.15 – ...)


as of 2018.11.17

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