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Diocese of

Mpika

Zambia Zambia

Continent: Eastern and Central Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Ecclesiastical Province: Kasama

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History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop:vacant
Apostolic Administrator (2012.01.12 – ...):Archbishop Ignatius Chama (57)Archbishop Ignatius Chama (57)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Kasama (Zambia)

President of Zambia Episcopal Conference

Ordinaries

Bishops of Mpika (Roman Rite)

Archbishop Ignatius Chama (57)Archbishop Ignatius Chama (57)
(Apostolic Administrator 2012.01.12 – ...)

Archbishop Ignatius Chama (57)Bishop Ignatius Chama (57) (later Archbishop)
(2008.07.17 – 2012.01.12)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Kasama (Zambia)
President of Zambia Episcopal Conference
Apostolic Administrator of Mpika (Zambia)

Born:1957.08.12 (Zambia)
Ordained Priest:1984.08.12
Consecrated Bishop:2008.09.28

Bishop of Mpika (Zambia) (2008.07.17 – 2012.01.12)

President of Zambia Episcopal Conference (2011 – ...)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Kasama (Zambia) (2012.01.12 – ...)

Apostolic Administrator of Mpika (Zambia) (2012.01.12 – ...)

Fr. Robert Lavertu, M. Afr.
(Apostolic Administrator 2007.09 – 2008.07.17)

Archbishop Telesphore George Mpundu (67)Bishop Telesphore George Mpundu (67) (later Archbishop)
(1994.09.09 – 2004.10.01)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Lusaka (Zambia)

Born:1947.05.21 (Zambia)
Ordained Priest:1972.12.17
Consecrated Bishop:1987.06.21

Bishop of Mbala (Zambia) (1987.03.07 – 1991.04.26)

Bishop of Mbala–Mpika (Zambia) (1991.04.26 – 1994.09.09)

President of Zambia Episcopal Conference (1993 – 1999)

Bishop of Mpika (Zambia) (1994.09.09 – 2004.10.01)

President of Zambia Episcopal Conference (2002 – 2008.02)

Coadjutor Archbishop of Lusaka (Zambia) (2004.10.01 – 2006.10.28)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Lusaka (Zambia) (2006.10.28 – ...)

Bishops of Mbala–Mpika (Roman Rite)

Archbishop Telesphore George Mpundu (67)Bishop Telesphore George Mpundu (67) (later Archbishop)
(1991.04.26 – 1994.09.09)

(see above)

Bishops of Mbala (Roman Rite)

Archbishop Telesphore George Mpundu (67)Bishop Telesphore George Mpundu (67) (later Archbishop)
(1987.03.07 – 1991.04.26)

(see above)

Bishop Adolf Fürstenberg, M. Afr.
(1967.11.22 – 1987.03.07)

Born:1908.11.19 (Germany)
Ordained Priest:1936.03.28
Consecrated Bishop:1959.06.29
Died:1988.11.12 († 79)

Titular Bishop of Termessus (1958.12.11 – 1959.04.25)

Vicar Apostolic of Abercorn (Zambia) (1958.12.11 – 1959.04.25)

Bishop of Abercorn (Zambia) (1959.04.25 – 1967.11.22)

Bishop of Mbala (Zambia) (1967.11.22 – 1987.03.07)

Bishops of Abercorn (Roman Rite)

Bishop Adolf Fürstenberg, M. Afr.
(1959.04.25 – 1967.11.22)

(see above)

Vicars Apostolic of Abercorn (Roman Rite)

Bishop-elect Adolf Fürstenberg, M. Afr.
(1958.12.11 – 1959.04.25)

(see above)

Bishop Joost van den Biesen, M. Afr. (later Mr.)
(1951.03.08 – 1958.01.24)

Born:1913.04.16 (Netherlands)
Ordained Priest:1939.06.03
Consecrated Bishop:1948.05.30
Died:2001.03.04 († 87)

Vicar Apostolic of Lwangwa (Zambia) (1948.02.12 – 1951.03.08)

Titular Bishop of Tullia (1948.02.12 – 1958.01.24)

Vicar Apostolic of Abercorn (Zambia) (1951.03.08 – 1958.01.24)

Lay state (1967)

Vicars Apostolic of Lwangwa (Roman Rite)

Bishop Joost van den Biesen, M. Afr. (later Mr.)
(1948.02.12 – 1951.03.08)

(see above)

Bishop Heinrich Horst, M. Afr.
(1938.05.21 – 1946.09.17)

Born:1902.05.29 (Germany)
Ordained Priest:1938.08.14
Consecrated Bishop:1938.08.14
Died:1946.09.17 († 44)

Titular Bishop of Hermonthis (1938.05.21 – 1946.09.17)

Vicar Apostolic of Lwangwa (Zambia) (1938.05.21 – 1946.09.17)

Ecclesiastical Superiors of Lwangwa (Roman Rite)

Fr. John van Sambeek, M. Afr. (later Bishop)
(1933.05.23 – 1936.11.19)

Born:1886.04.23 (Netherlands)
Ordained Priest:1911.06.29
Consecrated Bishop:1937.03.07
Died:1966.12.25 († 80)

Ecclesiastical Superior of Lwangwa (Zambia) (1933.05.23 – 1936.11.19)

Vicar Apostolic of Tanganyika (Tanzania) (1936.11.19 – 1946.05.10)

Titular Bishop of Gergis (1936.11.19 – 1953.03.25)

Vicar Apostolic of Kigoma (Tanzania) (1946.05.10 – 1953.03.25)

Bishop of Kigoma (Tanzania) (1953.03.25 – 1957.11.22)

Titular Bishop of Tracula (1957.11.22 – 1966.12.25)


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