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Diocese of

Kindu

Congo-Kinshasa Congo-Kinshasa

Continent: Eastern and Central Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 82,883 km²

Population: 350,000 Catholics (35.0% of 1,000,000 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Bukavu

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Statistics: 14 parishes, 2 missions, 45 priests (35 diocesan, 10 religious), 70 lay religious (19 brothers, 51 sisters), 38 seminarians (2015)

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2007.04.25 – ...):Bishop Willy Ngumbi Ngengele, M. Afr. (53)Bishop Willy Ngumbi Ngengele, M. Afr. (53)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Kindu (Roman Rite)

Bishop Willy Ngumbi Ngengele, M. Afr. (53)Bishop Willy Ngumbi Ngengele, M. Afr. (53)Permalink
(2007.04.25 – ...)

Bishop of Kindu (Congo-Kinshasa)

Born:1965.02.13 (Burundi)
Ordained Priest:1993.08.01
Consecrated Bishop:2007.07.22

Bishop of Kindu (Congo-Kinshasa) (2007.04.25 – ...)

Bishop Théophile Kaboy Ruboneka (77)Bishop Théophile Kaboy Ruboneka (77)Permalink
(Apostolic Administrator 2004.02.03 – 2007.04.25)

Bishop Paul Mambe MukangaPermalink
(1979.03.15 – 2004.01.26)

Born:1929.04.13 (Congo-Kinshasa)
Ordained Priest:1957.12.28
Consecrated Bishop:1979.06.24
Died:2004.01.26 († 74)

Bishop of Kindu (Congo-Kinshasa) (1979.03.15 – 2004.01.26)

Bishop Albert Onyembo Lomandjo, C.S.Sp.Permalink
(1966.05.17 – 1978.01.17)

Born:1931.07.06 (Congo-Kinshasa)
Ordained Priest:1958.07.27
Consecrated Bishop:1966.12.11
Died:2016.01.11 († 84)

Bishop of Kindu (Congo-Kinshasa) (1966.05.17 – 1978.01.17)

Bishop Jean Fryns, C.S.Sp.Permalink
(1959.11.10 – 1965.07.02)

Born:1910.07.05 (Belgium)
Ordained Priest:1936.07.12
Consecrated Bishop:1957.07.07
Died:1965.07.02 († 54)

Titular Bishop of Ariassus (1957.04.12 – 1959.11.10)

Vicar Apostolic of Kindu (Congo-Kinshasa) (1957.04.12 – 1959.11.10)

Bishop of Kindu (Congo-Kinshasa) (1959.11.10 – 1965.07.02)

Vicars Apostolic of Kindu (Roman Rite)

Bishop Jean Fryns, C.S.Sp.Permalink
(1957.04.12 – 1959.11.10)

(see above)


as of 2018.11.07

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