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Diocese of

Singida

Tanzania Tanzania

Continent: Eastern and Central Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 49,345 km²

Population: 163,265 Catholics (9.8% of 1,657,960 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Dodoma

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Statistics: 24 parishes, 83 priests (59 diocesan, 24 religious), 407 lay religious (33 brothers, 374 sisters), 15 seminarians (2015)

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2015.04.28 – ...):Bishop Edward Mapunda (54)Bishop Edward Mapunda (54)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Singida (Roman Rite)

Bishop Edward Mapunda (54)Bishop Edward Mapunda (54)Permalink
(2015.04.28 – ...)

Bishop of Singida (Tanzania)

Born:1964.09.30 (Tanzania)
Ordained Priest:1997.11.23
Consecrated Bishop:2015.07.05

Bishop of Singida (Tanzania) (2015.04.28 – ...)

Bishop Desiderius Rwoma (71)Bishop Desiderius Rwoma (71)Permalink
(Apostolic Administrator 2013.01.15 – 2015.04.28)

Bishop Desiderius Rwoma (71)Bishop Desiderius Rwoma (71)Permalink
(1999.04.19 – 2013.01.15)

Bishop of Bukoba (Tanzania)

Born:1947.05.08 (Tanzania)
Ordained Priest:1974.07.28
Consecrated Bishop:1999.07.11

Bishop of Singida (Tanzania) (1999.04.19 – 2013.01.15)

Apostolic Administrator of Singida (Tanzania) (2013.01.15 – 2015.04.28)

Bishop of Bukoba (Tanzania) (2013.01.15 – ...)

Bishop Bernard MabulaPermalink
(1972.03.25 – 1999.04.19)

Born:1920 (Tanzania)
Ordained Priest:1952.08.15
Consecrated Bishop:1969.05.04
Died:2007.02.24 († 87)

Titular Bishop of Fidoloma (1969.01.09 – 1972.03.25)

Auxiliary Bishop of Tabora (Tanzania) (1969.01.09 – 1972.03.25)

Bishop of Singida (Tanzania) (1972.03.25 – 1999.04.19)


as of 2018.11.07

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