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Diocese of

Lindi

Tanzania Tanzania

Continent: Eastern and Central Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 67,000 km²

Population: 132,200 Catholics (16.1% of 821,506 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Songea

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Statistics: 29 parishes, 38 priests (37 diocesan, 1 religious), 58 lay religious (1 brother, 57 sisters), 6 seminarians (2015)

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (1990.10.06 – ...):Bishop Bruno Pius Ngonyani (73)Bishop Bruno Pius Ngonyani (73)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Lindi (Roman Rite)

Bishop Bruno Pius Ngonyani (73)Bishop Bruno Pius Ngonyani (73)Permalink
(1990.10.06 – ...)

Bishop of Lindi (Tanzania)

Born:1945.08.08 (Tanzania)
Ordained Priest:1974.11.08
Consecrated Bishop:1991.01.06

Bishop of Lindi (Tanzania) (1990.10.06 – ...)

Bishop Maurus LibabaPermalink
(1986.10.17 – 1988.03.03)

Born:1928.02.03 (Tanzania)
Ordained Priest:1962.09.19
Consecrated Bishop:1973.03.19
Died:1988.03.03 († 60)

Bishop of Mtwara (Tanzania) (1972.12.18 – 1986.10.17)

Bishop of Lindi (Tanzania) (1986.10.17 – 1988.03.03)


as of 2018.11.07

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