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Diocese of

Koudougou

Burkina Faso Burkina Faso

Continent: Western and Northern Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 26,354 km²

Population: 361,607 Catholics (21.4% of 1,691,723 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Ouagadougou

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Statistics: 19 parishes, 3 missions, 89 priests (76 diocesan, 13 religious), 228 lay religious (53 brothers, 175 sisters), 70 seminarians (2015)

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History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2011.11.04 – ...):Bishop Joachim Hermenegilde Ouédraogo (56)Bishop Joachim Hermenegilde Ouédraogo (56)

Vice-President of Bishops’ Conference of Burkina Faso and Niger

Ordinaries

Bishops of Koudougou (Roman Rite)

Bishop Joachim Hermenegilde Ouédraogo (56)Bishop Joachim Hermenegilde Ouédraogo (56)Permalink
(2011.11.04 – ...)

Bishop of Koudougou (Burkina Faso)
Vice-President of Bishops’ Conference of Burkina Faso and Niger

Tout à tous afin qu’ils te connaissent

Born:1962.03.18 (Burkina Faso)
Ordained Priest:1991.07.06
Consecrated Bishop:2005.03.19

Bishop of Dori (Burkina Faso) (2004.11.20 – 2011.11.04)

Apostolic Administrator of Koudougou (Burkina Faso) (2011.05.21 – 2011.11.04)

Bishop of Koudougou (Burkina Faso) (2011.11.04 – ...)

Vice-President of Bishops’ Conference of Burkina Faso and Niger (2013.06.14 – ...)

Bishop Joachim Hermenegilde Ouédraogo (56)Bishop Joachim Hermenegilde Ouédraogo (56)Permalink
(Apostolic Administrator 2011.05.21 – 2011.11.04)

Bishop Basile Tapsoba (75)Bishop Basile Tapsoba (75)Permalink
(1984.07.02 – 2011.05.21)

Bishop emeritus of Koudougou (Burkina Faso)

In cruce salus

Born:1942.12.09 (Burkina Faso)
Ordained Priest:1971.07.04
Consecrated Bishop:1982.03.21

Titular Bishop of Mesarfelta (1981.12.19 – 1984.07.02)

Auxiliary Bishop of Koudougou (Burkina Faso) (1981.12.19 – 1984.07.02)

Bishop of Koudougou (Burkina Faso) (1984.07.02 – 2011.05.21)

Bishop Anthyme BayalaPermalink
(1966.11.15 – 1984.04.03)

In variis unitas

Born:1925.11.04 (Burkina Faso)
Ordained Priest:1954.01.02
Consecrated Bishop:1967.04.01
Died:1984.04.03 († 58)

Bishop of Koudougou (Burkina Faso) (1966.11.15 – 1984.04.03)

Bishop Joseph-Marie-Eugène Bretault, M. Afr.Permalink
(1955.09.14 – 1965.11.19)

Veritatem in caritate

Born:1904.08.05 (France)
Ordained Priest:1929.06.29
Consecrated Bishop:1954.10.28
Died:1985.10.13 († 81)

Prefect Apostolic of Ouahigouya (Burkina Faso) (1947.10.24 – 1954.06.27)

Titular Bishop of Sufetula (1954.06.27 – 1955.09.14)

Vicar Apostolic of Koudougou (Burkina Faso) (1954.06.27 – 1955.09.14)

Bishop of Koudougou (Burkina Faso) (1955.09.14 – 1965.11.19)

Titular Bishop of Cellæ in Mauretania (1965.11.19 – 1976.07.28)

Vicars Apostolic of Koudougou (Roman Rite)

Bishop Joseph-Marie-Eugène Bretault, M. Afr.Permalink
(1954.06.27 – 1955.09.14)

(see above)

Former Prelates


as of 2018.11.07

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