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Diocese of

Mbujimayi

Congo-Kinshasa Congo-Kinshasa

Continent: Eastern and Central Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 15,285 km²

Population: 2,735,508 Catholics (54.2% of 5,044,396 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Kananga

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Statistics: 93 parishes, 17 missions, 187 priests (152 diocesan, 35 religious), 435 lay religious (115 brothers, 320 sisters), 93 seminarians (2015)

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History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2009.08.01 – ...):Bishop Bernard Emmanuel Kasanda Mulenga (63)Bishop Bernard Emmanuel Kasanda Mulenga (63)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Mbujimayi (Roman Rite)

Bishop Bernard Emmanuel Kasanda Mulenga (63)Bishop Bernard Emmanuel Kasanda Mulenga (63)Permalink
(2009.08.01 – ...)

Bishop of Mbujimayi (Congo-Kinshasa)

Born:1954.12.25 (Congo-Kinshasa)
Ordained Priest:1981.08.06
Consecrated Bishop:1998.06.14

Titular Bishop of Utimmira (1998.02.14 – 2009.08.01)

Auxiliary Bishop of Mbujimayi (Congo-Kinshasa) (1998.02.14 – 2009.08.01)

Bishop of Mbujimayi (Congo-Kinshasa) (2009.08.01 – ...)

Bishop Tharcisse Tshibangu Tshishiku (85)Bishop Tharcisse Tshibangu Tshishiku (85)Permalink
(1991.11.26 – 2009.08.01)

Bishop emeritus of Mbujimayi (Congo-Kinshasa)

Born:1933.04.23 (Congo-Kinshasa)
Ordained Priest:1959.08.09
Consecrated Bishop:1970.12.06

Titular Bishop of Scampa (1970.09.01 – 1991.11.26)

Auxiliary Bishop of Kinshasa (Congo-Kinshasa) (1970.09.01 – 1991.11.26)

Bishop of Mbujimayi (Congo-Kinshasa) (1991.11.26 – 2009.08.01)

Bishop Joseph Ngogi NkongoloPermalink
(1966.05.03 – 1991)

Born:1916.06.17 (Congo-Kinshasa)
Ordained Priest:1946.05.05
Consecrated Bishop:1959.07.01
Died:1999.10.12 († 83)

Titular Bishop of Lebedus (1959.04.25 – 1959.11.10)

Vicar Apostolic of Luebo (Congo-Kinshasa) (1959.04.25 – 1959.11.10)

Bishop of Luebo (Congo-Kinshasa) (1959.11.10 – 1966.05.03)

Apostolic Administrator of Mbuji-Mayi (Congo-Kinshasa) (1963 – 1966.05.03)

Bishop of Mbujimayi (Congo-Kinshasa) (1966.05.03 – 1991)

Apostolic Administrators of Mbuji-Mayi (Roman Rite)

Bishop Joseph Ngogi NkongoloPermalink
(1963 – 1966.05.03)

(see above)

Former Prelates


as of 2018.11.07

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