Continent: Eastern and Central Africa
Rite: Roman (Latin)
Type: Metropolitan Archdiocese
Name: Nyeri / Nyerien(sis) (Latin)
Depends on: Dicastery for Evangelisation
|Metropolitan Archbishop (2017.04.23 – ...):||Archbishop Anthony Muheria (60)|
|Metropolitan Archbishops of Nyeri (Roman Rite)|
Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Nyeri (Kenya)
Cardinal John Njue (78)
|Bishops of Nyeri (Roman Rite)|
|Vicars Apostolic of Nyeri (Roman Rite)|
Bishop Giuseppe Perrachon, I.M.C.
|Vicars Apostolic of Kenya (Roman Rite)|
Bishop-elect Giuseppe Perrachon, I.M.C.
Bishop Filippo Perlo, I.M.C.
Area: 8,450 km²
Population: 604,200 Catholics (34.1% of 1,770,000 total)
Pastoral Centres: 54 parishes, 1 mission
Personnel: 175 priests (164 diocesan, 11 religious), 392 religious (90 brothers, 302 sisters), 149 seminarians
Last updated on 2023.11.30
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