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Diocese of

Shinyanga

Tanzania Tanzania

Continent: Eastern and Central Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Ecclesiastical Province: Mwanza

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History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop:vacant
Apostolic Administrator (2013 – ...):Archbishop Jude Thaddaeus Ruwa’ichi, O.F.M. Cap. (60)Archbishop Jude Thaddaeus Ruwa’ichi, O.F.M. Cap. (60)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Mwanza (Tanzania)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Shinyanga (Roman Rite)

Archbishop Jude Thaddaeus Ruwa’ichi, O.F.M. Cap. (60)Archbishop Jude Thaddaeus Ruwa’ichi, O.F.M. Cap. (60)
(Apostolic Administrator 2013 – ...)

Bishop Aloysius Balina
(1997.08.08 – 2012.11.06)

Born:1945.06.21 (Tanzania)
Ordained Priest:1971.06.27
Consecrated Bishop:1985.01.06
Died:2012.11.06 († 67)

Bishop of Geita (Tanzania) (1984.11.08 – 1997.08.08)

Bishop of Shinyanga (Tanzania) (1997.08.08 – 2012.11.06)

Bishop Castor Sekwa
(1975.01.30 – 1996.06.04)

Born:1927.03.28 (Tanzania)
Ordained Priest:1959.08.15
Consecrated Bishop:1975.05.18
Died:1996.06.04 († 69)

Bishop of Shinyanga (Tanzania) (1975.01.30 – 1996.06.04)

Bishop Edward Aloysius McGurkin, M.M.
(1956.07.04 – 1975.01.30)

Born:1905.06.22 (United States)
Ordained Priest:1930.09.14
Consecrated Bishop:1956.10.03
Died:1983.08.28 († 78)

Bishop of Shinyanga (Tanzania) (1956.07.04 – 1975.01.30)

Bishop Joseph Blomjous, M. Afr.
(Apostolic Administrator 1950.06.27 – 1953.03.25)


as of 2014.10.29

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