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Diocese of

Natitingou

Benin Benin

Continent: Western and Northern Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 20,499 km²

Population: 184,650 Catholics (20.9% of 882,992 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Parakou

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Statistics: 37 parishes, 1 mission, 65 priests (55 diocesan, 10 religious), 181 lay religious (28 brothers, 153 sisters), 24 seminarians (2015)

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2014.03.13 – ...):Bishop Antoine Sabi Bio (55)Bishop Antoine Sabi Bio (55)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Natitingou (Roman Rite)

Bishop Antoine Sabi Bio (55)Bishop Antoine Sabi Bio (55)Permalink
(2014.03.13 – ...)

Bishop of Natitingou (Benin)

Sacré-coeur du Christ

Born:1963 (Benin)
Ordained Priest:1991.12.07
Consecrated Bishop:2014.05.17

Apostolic Administrator of Natitingou (Benin) (2011.08.13 – 2014.03.13)

Bishop of Natitingou (Benin) (2014.03.13 – ...)

Bishop Antoine Sabi Bio (55)Fr. Antoine Sabi Bio (55) (later Bishop)Permalink
(Apostolic Administrator 2011.08.13 – 2014.03.13)

Archbishop Pascal N’Koué (59)Bishop Pascal N’Koué (59) (later Archbishop)Permalink
(1997.06.28 – 2011.06.14)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Parakou (Benin)
Secretary General of Episcopal Conference of Benin

A Deo omnia

Born:1959.03.29 (Benin)
Ordained Priest:1986.07.26
Consecrated Bishop:1997.09.21

Bishop of Natitingou (Benin) (1997.06.28 – 2011.06.14)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Parakou (Benin) (2011.06.14 – ...)

Secretary General of Episcopal Conference of Benin (2016.10.26 – ...)

Bishop Nicolas OkiohPermalink
(1983.11.11 – 1995.06.10)

Born:1932.01.14 (Benin)
Ordained Priest:1963.12.21
Consecrated Bishop:1984.01.06
Died:2001.04.15 († 69)

Bishop of Natitingou (Benin) (1983.11.11 – 1995.06.10)

Bishop Patient Redois, S.M.A.Permalink
(1964.02.10 – 1983.11.11)

Born:1925.05.16 (France)
Ordained Priest:1950.02.09
Consecrated Bishop:1964.05.07
Died:1993.06.08 († 68)

Bishop of Natitingou (Benin) (1964.02.10 – 1983.11.11)


as of 2018.11.07

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