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Metropolitan Archdiocese of

Nampula

Mozambique Mozambique

Continent: Southern Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Metropolitan Archdiocese

Suffragan Sees: Lichinga, Nacala, Pemba

Patron Saint: Nossa Senhora da Fátima

Cathedral Dedication: August 23 (1956)

History

Papal Visits


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Metropolitan Archbishop (2000.11.16 – ...):Archbishop Tomé Makhweliha, S.C.I. (69)Archbishop Tomé Makhweliha, S.C.I. (69)

Ordinaries

Metropolitan Archbishops of Nampula (Roman Rite)

Archbishop Tomé Makhweliha, S.C.I. (69)Archbishop Tomé Makhweliha, S.C.I. (69)
(2000.11.16 – ...)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Nampula (Mozambique)

Born:1945.01.02 (Mozambique)
Ordained Priest:1973.12.08
Consecrated Bishop:1998.01.18

Bishop of Pemba (Mozambique) (1997.10.24 – 2000.11.16)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Nampula (Mozambique) (2000.11.16 – ...)

President of Episcopal Conference of Mozambique (2006 – 2009)

Archbishop Manuel Vieira Pinto (90)Archbishop Manuel Vieira Pinto (90)
(1984.06.04 – 2000.11.16)

Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Nampula (Mozambique)

Born:1923.12.08 (Mozambique)
Ordained Priest:1949.08.07
Consecrated Bishop:1967.06.29

Bishop of Nampula (Mozambique) (1967.04.21 – 1984.06.04)

President of Episcopal Conference of Mozambique (1975 – 1976)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Nampula (Mozambique) (1984.06.04 – 2000.11.16)

Apostolic Administrator of Pemba (Mozambique) (1992.12.12 – 1998.01.18)

Bishops of Nampula (Roman Rite)

Archbishop Manuel Vieira Pinto (90)Bishop Manuel Vieira Pinto (90) (later Archbishop)
(1967.04.21 – 1984.06.04)

(see above)

Bishop Manuel de Medeiros Guerreiro
(1951.03.02 – 1966.11.30)

Born:1891.04.12
Ordained Priest:1913.08.24
Consecrated Bishop:1937.08.15
Died:1978.04.10 († 86)

Bishop of São Tomé of Meliapore (India) (1937.04.10 – 1951.03.02)

Bishop of Nampula (Mozambique) (1951.03.02 – 1966.11.30)

Titular Bishop of Præcausa (1966.11.30 – 1971.01.27)

Bishop Teófilo José Pereira de Andrade, O.F.M.
(1941.05.12 – 1951.02.17)

Born:1881.01.14 (Portugal)
Ordained Priest:1905.04.08
Consecrated Bishop:1941.06.29
Died:1954.10.25 († 73)

Bishop of Nampula (Mozambique) (1941.05.12 – 1951.02.17)

Titular Bishop of Urusi (1951.02.17 – 1954.10.25)

Former Prelates


as of 2014.06.25

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