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Diocese of

Namibe

Angola Angola

Continent: Southern Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 57,091 km²

Population: 666,523 Catholics (49.7% of 1,340,235 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Lubango

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

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Patron Saint: São Pedro

Statistics: 6 parishes, 6 missions, 15 priests (12 diocesan, 3 religious), 25 lay religious (3 brothers, 22 sisters), 39 seminarians (2015)

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2011.07.08 – ...):Bishop Dionisio Hisiilenapo (52)Bishop Dionisio Hisiilenapo (52)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Namibe (Roman Rite)

Bishop Dionisio Hisiilenapo (52)Bishop Dionisio Hisiilenapo (52)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 2018.10.16

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