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Diocese of

Lindi

Tanzania Tanzania

Continent: Eastern and Central Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 67,000 km²

Population: 135,410 Catholics (16.5% of 820,736 total) (2018)

Statistics: 29 parishes, 37 priests (35 diocesan, 2 religious), 62 lay religious (2 brothers, 60 sisters), 5 seminarians (2018)

Ecclesiastical Province: Songea

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (1990.10.06 – ...):Bishop Bruno Pius Ngonyani (75)Bishop Bruno Pius Ngonyani (75)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Lindi (Roman Rite)

Bishop Bruno Pius Ngonyani (75)Bishop Bruno Pius Ngonyani (75)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 2020.11.04

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