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Diocese of

Torit

South Sudan South Sudan

Continent: Eastern and Central Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 82,542 km²

Population: 1,063,790 Catholics (68.1% of 1,562,776 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Juba

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Statistics: 19 parishes, 6 missions, 45 priests (35 diocesan, 10 religious), 30 lay religious (17 brothers, 13 sisters), 13 seminarians (2015)

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop:vacant
Apostolic Administrator (2013.05 – ...):Msgr. Thomas Oliga, A.J.Msgr. Thomas Oliga, A.J.

Ordinaries

Bishops of Torit (Roman Rite)

Msgr. Thomas Oliga, A.J.Msgr. Thomas Oliga, A.J.Permalink
(Apostolic Administrator 2013.05 – ...)

Bishop Akio Johnson MutekPermalink
(2007.06.09 – 2013.03.18)

Born:1958.01.02 (Sudan)
Ordained Priest:1988.12.18
Consecrated Bishop:1999.08.15
Died:2013.03.18 († 55)

Titular Bishop of Suava (1999.05.18 – 2007.06.09)

Auxiliary Bishop of Torit (South Sudan) (1999.05.18 – 2007.06.09)

Bishop of Torit (South Sudan) (2007.06.09 – 2013.03.18)

Bishop Paride Taban (81)Bishop Paride Taban (81)Permalink
(1983.07.02 – 2004.02.07)

Bishop emeritus of Torit (South Sudan)

Born:1936 (Sudan)
Ordained Priest:1964.05.24
Consecrated Bishop:1980.05.04

Titular Bishop of Tadamata (1980.01.28 – 1983.07.02)

Auxiliary Bishop of Juba (South Sudan) (1980.01.28 – 1983.07.02)

Bishop of Torit (South Sudan) (1983.07.02 – 2004.02.07)

Former Prelates


as of 2017.09.25

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