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Diocese of

Njombe

Tanzania Tanzania

Continent: Eastern and Central Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 24,994 km²

Population: 341,678 Catholics (38.6% of 886,098 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Songea

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Statistics: 45 parishes, 6 missions, 102 priests (81 diocesan, 21 religious), 527 lay religious (34 brothers, 493 sisters), 21 seminarians (2015)

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History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2002.06.08 – ...):Bishop Alfred Leonhard Maluma (62)Bishop Alfred Leonhard Maluma (62)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Njombe (Roman Rite)

Bishop Alfred Leonhard Maluma (62)Bishop Alfred Leonhard Maluma (62)Permalink
(2002.06.08 – ...)

Bishop of Njombe (Tanzania)

Born:1955.12.12 (Tanzania)
Ordained Priest:1985.11.17
Consecrated Bishop:2002.09.01

Bishop of Njombe (Tanzania) (2002.06.08 – ...)

Bishop Raymond MwanyikaPermalink
(1971.01.16 – 2002.06.08)

Born:1930 (Tanzania)
Ordained Priest:1959.10.11
Consecrated Bishop:1971.04.25
Died:2013.10.24 († 83)

Bishop of Njombe (Tanzania) (1971.01.16 – 2002.06.08)


as of 2018.11.07

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