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Diocese of

Ngong

Kenya Kenya

Continent: Eastern and Central Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 47,000 km²

Population: 190,000 Catholics (17.1% of 1,108,000 total) (2014)

Ecclesiastical Province: Nairobi

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Statistics: 31 parishes, 71 priests (45 diocesan, 26 religious), 194 lay religious (64 brothers, 130 sisters), 15 seminarians (2014)

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2012.01.07 – ...):Bishop John Oballa Owaa (57)Bishop John Oballa Owaa (57)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Ngong (Roman Rite)

Bishop John Oballa Owaa (57)Bishop John Oballa Owaa (57)Permalink
(2012.01.07 – ...)

Bishop of Ngong (Kenya)

Born:1958.08.28 (Kenya)
Ordained Priest:1986.08.28
Consecrated Bishop:2012.04.14

Bishop of Ngong (Kenya) (2012.01.07 – ...)

Bishop Cornelius Schilder, M.H.M. (74)Bishop Cornelius Schilder, M.H.M. (74)Permalink
(2002.11.23 – 2009.08.01)

Bishop emeritus of Ngong (Kenya)

Born:1941.09.19 (Netherlands)
Ordained Priest:1968.06.29
Consecrated Bishop:2003.01.25

Bishop of Ngong (Kenya) (2002.11.23 – 2009.08.01)

Bishop Colin Cameron Davies, M.H.M. (92)Bishop Colin Cameron Davies, M.H.M. (92)Permalink
(1976.12.09 – 2002.11.23)

Bishop emeritus of Ngong (Kenya)

Born:1924.06.10 (Spain)
Ordained Priest:1952.07.13
Consecrated Bishop:1977.02.27

Prefect Apostolic of Ngong (Kenya) (1964.07.09 – 1976.12.09)

Bishop of Ngong (Kenya) (1976.12.09 – 2002.11.23)

Prefects Apostolic of Ngong (Roman Rite)

Bishop Colin Cameron Davies, M.H.M. (92)Fr. Colin Cameron Davies, M.H.M. (92) (later Bishop)Permalink
(1964.07.09 – 1976.12.09)

(see above)

Fr. Joannes de Reeper, M.H.M. (later Bishop)Permalink
(1960.01.15 – 1964.01.16)

Born:1902.11.19 (Netherlands)
Ordained Priest:1927.07.17
Consecrated Bishop:1964.03.19
Died:1980.11.28 († 78)

Prefect Apostolic of Ngong (Kenya) (1960.01.15 – 1964.01.16)

Bishop of Kisumu (Kenya) (1964.01.16 – 1976.03.20)


as of 2016.07.27

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