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Diocese of

Umzimkulu

South Africa South Africa

Continent: Southern Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 15,275 km²

Population: 168,482 Catholics (7.5% of 2,254,585 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Durban

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Patron Saint: Our Lady of Lourdes

Statistics: 15 parishes, 13 priests (4 diocesan, 9 religious), 37 lay religious (13 brothers, 24 sisters), 7 seminarians (2015)

Address: 1 Balance Street, PO Box 332, Harding 4680, South Africa

Phone: (039) 433 1421

Website: Link

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2008.12.31 – ...):Bishop Stanisław Jan Dziuba, O.S.P.P.E. (58)Bishop Stanisław Jan Dziuba, O.S.P.P.E. (58)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Umzimkulu (Roman Rite)

Bishop Stanisław Jan Dziuba, O.S.P.P.E. (58)Bishop Stanisław Jan Dziuba, O.S.P.P.E. (58)Permalink
(2008.12.31 – ...)

Bishop of Umzimkulu (South Africa)

In servitio populi Dei

Born:1960.04.27 (Poland)
Ordained Priest:1986.05.31
Consecrated Bishop:2009.03.14

Bishop of Umzimkulu (South Africa) (2008.12.31 – ...)

Twitter FeedCardinal Wilfrid Fox Napier, O.F.M. (77)Cardinal Wilfrid Fox Napier, O.F.M. (77)Permalink
(Apostolic Administrator 1994.08.01 – 2008.12.31)

Bishop Gerard Sithunywa NdlovuPermalink
(1986.12.22 – 1994.08.22)

Born:1939.03.11 (South Africa)
Ordained Priest:1970.07.04
Consecrated Bishop:1987.04.25
Died:2013.03.13 († 74)

Bishop of Umzimkulu (South Africa) (1986.12.22 – 1994.08.22)

Archbishop Denis Eugene Hurley, O.M.I.Permalink
(Apostolic Administrator 1972 – 1986)

Fr. Peter Fanyana John Butelezi, O.M.I. (later Archbishop)Permalink
(Apostolic Administrator 1968 – 1972.07.30)

Bishop Pius Bonaventura DlaminiPermalink
(1954.02.21 – 1967.12.14)

Born:1908.05 (South Africa)
Ordained Priest:1937.11.28
Consecrated Bishop:1954.04.26
Died:1981.09.13 († 73)

Bishop of Umzimkulu (South Africa) (1954.02.21 – 1967.12.14)

Titular Bishop of Unizibira (1967.12.14 – 1981.09.13)

Bishop of Mariannhill (South Africa) (1967.12.14 – 1981.09.13)


as of 2018.11.07

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