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Diocese of

Morogoro

Tanzania Tanzania

Continent: Eastern and Central Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 43,380 km²

Population: 690,806 Catholics (43.3% of 1,596,000 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Dar-es-Salaam

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Statistics: 59 parishes, 169 priests (83 diocesan, 86 religious), 1,048 lay religious (403 brothers, 645 sisters), 31 seminarians (2015)

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History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (1993.04.05 – ...):Bishop Telesphore Mkude (72)Bishop Telesphore Mkude (72)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Morogoro (Roman Rite)

Bishop Telesphore Mkude (72)Bishop Telesphore Mkude (72)Permalink
(1993.04.05 – ...)

Bishop of Morogoro (Tanzania)

Swana Noiye Tumaini Langi

Born:1945.11.30 (Tanzania)
Ordained Priest:1972.07.16
Consecrated Bishop:1988.04.26

Bishop of Tanga (Tanzania) (1988.01.18 – 1993.04.05)

Bishop of Morogoro (Tanzania) (1993.04.05 – ...)

Bishop Adriani MkobaPermalink
(1966.12.15 – 1992.11.06)

Born:1926.01.28 (Tanzania)
Ordained Priest:1953.03.19
Consecrated Bishop:1967.07.02
Died:1995.10.07 († 69)

Bishop of Morogoro (Tanzania) (1966.12.15 – 1992.11.06)

Apostolic Administrator of Zanzibar e Pemba (Tanzania) (1968.07.16 – 1973.01.26)

Bishop Herman Jan van Elswijk, C.S.Sp.Permalink
(1954.07.18 – 1966.12.15)

Born:1905.04.11 (Netherlands)
Ordained Priest:1933.07.25
Consecrated Bishop:1954.10.28
Died:1987.11.03 († 82)

Bishop of Morogoro (Tanzania) (1954.07.18 – 1966.12.15)

Titular Bishop of Elephantaria in Mauretania (1966.12.15 – 1976.08.13)

Bishop Bernardo Gerardo Hilhorst, C.S.Sp.Permalink
(1953.03.25 – 1953.12.12)

Born:1895.12.31 (Netherlands)
Ordained Priest:1922.08.27
Consecrated Bishop:1934.04.25
Died:1954.08.11 († 58)

Titular Bishop of Metellopolis (1934.02.26 – 1953.03.25)

Vicar Apostolic of Bagamoyo (Tanzania) (1934.02.26 – 1953.03.25)

Bishop of Morogoro (Tanzania) (1953.03.25 – 1953.12.12)

Titular Bishop of Argos (1953.12.12 – 1954.08.11)

Vicars Apostolic of Bagamoyo (Roman Rite)

Bishop Bernardo Gerardo Hilhorst, C.S.Sp.Permalink
(1934.02.26 – 1953.03.25)

(see above)

Bishop Bartholomew Stanley Wilson, C.S.Sp.Permalink
(1924.01.09 – 1933.05.23)

Born:1884.05.27 (Ireland)
Ordained Priest:1913.10.28
Consecrated Bishop:1924.06.09
Died:1938.10.28 († 54)

Titular Bishop of Acmonia (1924.01.04 – 1938.10.28)

Vicar Apostolic of Bagamoyo (Tanzania) (1924.01.09 – 1933.05.23)

Vicar Apostolic of Sierra Leone (Sierra Leone) (1933.05.23 – 1936.04.16)

Bishop François-Xavier Vogt, C.S.Sp.Permalink
(1906.07.25 – 1923.05.19)

Born:1870.12.03 (France)
Ordained Priest:1899
Consecrated Bishop:1906.10.14
Died:1943.03.04 († 72)

Vicar Apostolic of Bagamoyo (Tanzania) (1906.07.25 – 1923.05.19)

Titular Bishop of Celenderis (1906.07.25 – 1943.03.04)

Apostolic Administrator of Cameroun (Cameroon) (1922.04 – 1923.05.19)

Vicar Apostolic of Cameroun (Cameroon) (1923.05.19 – 1931.04.03)

Vicar Apostolic of Yaoundé (Cameroon) (1931.04.03 – 1943.03.04)


as of 2018.11.07

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