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Diocese of

Nyahururu

Kenya Kenya

Continent: Eastern and Central Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 10,000 km²

Population: 279,483 Catholics (29.7% of 939,898 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Nyeri

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Statistics: 32 parishes, 1 mission, 63 priests (59 diocesan, 4 religious), 87 lay religious (4 brothers, 83 sisters), 28 seminarians (2015)

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2011.12.24 – ...):Bishop Joseph Mbatia (57)Bishop Joseph Mbatia (57)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Nyahururu (Roman Rite)

Bishop Joseph Mbatia (57)Bishop Joseph Mbatia (57)Permalink
(2011.12.24 – ...)

Bishop of Nyahururu (Kenya)

Born:1961.05.10 (Kenya)
Ordained Priest:1989.02.18
Consecrated Bishop:2012.03.24

Bishop of Nyahururu (Kenya) (2011.12.24 – ...)

Bishop Luigi Paiaro (84)Bishop Luigi Paiaro (84)Permalink
(2003.01.04 – 2011.12.24)

Bishop emeritus of Nyahururu (Kenya)

Born:1934.09.08 (Italy)
Ordained Priest:1959.07.12
Consecrated Bishop:2003.03.25

Bishop of Nyahururu (Kenya) (2003.01.04 – 2011.12.24)


as of 2018.11.07

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