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Diocese of

Kigoma

Tanzania Tanzania

Continent: Eastern and Central Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Ecclesiastical Province: Tabora

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2014.07.10 – ...):Bishop Joseph Mlola, ALCP/OSS (48)Bishop Joseph Mlola, ALCP/OSS (48)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Kigoma (Roman Rite)

Bishop Joseph Mlola, ALCP/OSS (48)Bishop Joseph Mlola, ALCP/OSS (48)
(2014.07.10 – ...)

Bishop of Kigoma (Tanzania)

Born:1966.01.09 (Tanzania)
Ordained Priest:1997.07.12
Consecrated Bishop:2014.10.26

Bishop of Kigoma (Tanzania) (2014.07.10 – ...)

Archbishop Paul R. Ruzoka (66)Archbishop Paul R. Ruzoka (66)
(Apostolic Administrator 2012 – 2014.07.10)

Archbishop Protase Rugambwa (54)Bishop Protase Rugambwa (54) (later Archbishop)
(2008.01.18 – 2012.06.26)

Adjunct Secretary of Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples
Archbishop ad personam
Bishop emeritus of Kigoma (Tanzania)

Born:1960.05.31 (Tanzania)
Ordained Priest:1990.09.02
Consecrated Bishop:2008.04.13

Bishop of Kigoma (Tanzania) (2008.01.18 – 2012.06.26)

Adjunct Secretary of Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples (2012.06.26 – ...)

Archbishop ad personam (2012.06.26 – ...)

Archbishop Paul R. Ruzoka (66)Bishop Paul R. Ruzoka (66) (later Archbishop)
(1989.11.10 – 2006.11.25)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Tabora (Tanzania)

Born:1948 (Tanzania)
Ordained Priest:1975.07.20
Consecrated Bishop:1990.01.06

Bishop of Kigoma (Tanzania) (1989.11.10 – 2006.11.25)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Tabora (Tanzania) (2006.11.25 – ...)

Apostolic Administrator of Kigoma (Tanzania) (2012 – 2014.07.10)

Bishop Alphonse Daniel Nsabi
(1969.12.15 – 1989.08.16)

Born:1920.04.09 (Tanzania)
Ordained Priest:1950.08.15
Consecrated Bishop:1970.02.22
Died:1989.08.16 († 69)

Bishop of Kigoma (Tanzania) (1969.12.15 – 1989.08.16)

Bishop James Holmes-Siedle, M. Afr.
(1958.08.05 – 1969.12.15)

Born:1910.11.01 (Ireland)
Ordained Priest:1935.06.29
Consecrated Bishop:1946.12.08
Died:1995.05.22 († 84)

Titular Bishop of Adraa (1946.07.29 – 1953.03.25)

Vicar Apostolic of Karema (Tanzania) (1946.07.29 – 1953.03.25)

Bishop of Karema (Tanzania) (1953.03.25 – 1958.08.05)

Bishop of Kigoma (Tanzania) (1958.08.05 – 1969.12.15)

Titular Bishop of Árd Mór (1969.12.15 – 1995.05.22)

Bishop John van Sambeek, M. Afr.
(1953.03.25 – 1957.11.22)

Born:1886.04.23 (Netherlands)
Ordained Priest:1911.06.29
Consecrated Bishop:1937.03.07
Died:1966.12.25 († 80)

Ecclesiastical Superior of Lwangwa (Zambia) (1933.05.23 – 1936.11.19)

Vicar Apostolic of Tanganyika (Tanzania) (1936.11.19 – 1946.05.10)

Titular Bishop of Gergis (1936.11.19 – 1953.03.25)

Vicar Apostolic of Kigoma (Tanzania) (1946.05.10 – 1953.03.25)

Bishop of Kigoma (Tanzania) (1953.03.25 – 1957.11.22)

Titular Bishop of Tracula (1957.11.22 – 1966.12.25)

Vicars Apostolic of Kigoma (Roman Rite)

Bishop John van Sambeek, M. Afr.
(1946.05.10 – 1953.03.25)

(see above)


as of 2014.11.21

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