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Diocese of

Kolda

Senegal Senegal

Continent: Western and Northern Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 21,011 km²

Population: 32,430 Catholics (2.8% of 1,166,000 total) (2018)

Statistics: 13 parishes, 30 priests (22 diocesan, 8 religious), 44 lay religious (13 brothers, 31 sisters), 15 seminarians (2018)

Ecclesiastical Province: Dakar

Neighbouring Dioceses: Bissau (↙), Ziguinchor (←), Banjul (↖), Tambacounda (→), Bafatá (↓)

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (1999.12.22 – ...):Bishop Jean-Pierre Bassène (69)Bishop Jean-Pierre Bassène (69)

Apostolic Administrator of Tambacounda (Senegal)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Kolda (Roman Rite)

Bishop Jean-Pierre Bassène (69)Bishop Jean-Pierre Bassène (69)Permalink
(1999.12.22 – ...)

Bishop of Kolda (Senegal)
Apostolic Administrator of Tambacounda (Senegal)

Born:1951.08.01 (Senegal)
Ordained Priest:1980.04.11
Consecrated Bishop:2000.04.29

Bishop of Kolda (Senegal) (1999.12.22 – ...)

Apostolic Administrator of Tambacounda (Senegal) (2017.08.05 – ...)


as of 2020.12.31

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