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Diocese of

Namibe

Angola Angola

Continent: Southern Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 57,091 km²

Population: 728,350 Catholics (49.8% of 1,462,900 total) (2018)

Statistics: 13 parishes, 33 missions, 22 priests (18 diocesan, 4 religious), 37 lay religious (10 brothers, 27 sisters), 49 seminarians (2018)

Ecclesiastical Province: Lubango

Neighbouring Dioceses: Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha (←)

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Patron Saint: Saint Peter

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2011.07.08 – ...):Bishop Dionisio Hisiilenapo (54)Bishop Dionisio Hisiilenapo (54)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Namibe (Roman Rite)

Bishop Dionisio Hisiilenapo (54)Bishop Dionisio Hisiilenapo (54)Permalink
(2011.07.08 – ...)

Bishop of Namibe (Angola)

Somos de Deus

Born:1966.10.06 (Angola)
Ordained Priest:1998.12.06
Consecrated Bishop:2011.09.04

Bishop of Namibe (Angola) (2011.07.08 – ...)

Bishop Mateus Feliciano TomásPermalink
(2009.03.21 – 2010.10.30)

Born:1958.02.23 (Angola)
Ordained Priest:1983.09.18
Consecrated Bishop:2009.06.21
Died:2010.10.30 († 52)

Bishop of Namibe (Angola) (2009.03.21 – 2010.10.30)


as of 2020.11.04

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