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Diocese of

Quelimane

Mozambique Mozambique

Continent: Southern Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 62,257 km²

Population: 882,000 Catholics (87.3% of 1,010,000 total) (2014)

Ecclesiastical Province: Beira

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Patron Saint: Nossa Senhora do Livramento

Cathedral Dedication Anniversary: September 8

Statistics: 23 parishes, 44 priests (24 diocesan, 20 religious), 168 lay religious (57 brothers, 111 sisters), 26 seminarians (2014)

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2008.01.25 – ...):Bishop Hilário Da Cruz Massinga, O.F.M. (58)Bishop Hilário Da Cruz Massinga, O.F.M. (58)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Quelimane (Roman Rite)

Bishop Hilário Da Cruz Massinga, O.F.M. (58)Bishop Hilário Da Cruz Massinga, O.F.M. (58)Permalink
(2008.01.25 – ...)

Bishop of Quelimane (Mozambique)

Eu confio na misericórdia de Deu

Born:1958.06.25 (Gabon)
Ordained Priest:1994.01.09
Consecrated Bishop:2003.06.15

Bishop of Lichinga (Mozambique) (2003.04.05 – 2008.01.25)

Apostolic Administrator of Lichinga (Mozambique) (2008.01.25 – 2008.12.30)

Bishop of Quelimane (Mozambique) (2008.01.25 – ...)

Archbishop Jaime Pedro GonçalvesPermalink
(Apostolic Administrator 2007.03 – 2008.01.25)

Bishop Bernardo Filipe Governo, O.F.M. Cap.Permalink
(1976.05.31 – 2007.03.10)

Born:1939.01.21 (Mozambique)
Ordained Priest:1969.10.04
Consecrated Bishop:1976.10.10
Died:2013.10.20 († 74)

Bishop of Quelimane (Mozambique) (1976.05.31 – 2007.03.10)

Bishop Francisco Nuñes TeixeiraPermalink
(1955.02.06 – 1975.12.23)

Born:1910.01.26 (Portugal)
Ordained Priest:1933.08.06
Consecrated Bishop:1955.05.13
Died:1999.03.02 († 89)

Bishop of Quelimane (Mozambique) (1955.02.06 – 1975.12.23)

President of Episcopal Conference of Mozambique (1969 – 1975)


as of 2016.07.15

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