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Diocese of

Wiawso

Ghana Ghana

Continent: Western and Northern Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 8,696 km²

Population: 211,000 Catholics (27.1% of 778,000 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Cape Coast

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Statistics: 25 parishes, 36 priests (diocesan), 9 lay religious (3 brothers, 6 sisters), 22 seminarians (2015)

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (1999.12.22 – ...):Bishop Joseph Francis Kweku Essien (72)Bishop Joseph Francis Kweku Essien (72)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Wiawso (Roman Rite)

Bishop Joseph Francis Kweku Essien (72)Bishop Joseph Francis Kweku Essien (72)Permalink
(1999.12.22 – ...)

Bishop of Wiawso (Ghana)

Born:1945.11.25 (Ghana)
Ordained Priest:1977.07.10
Consecrated Bishop:2000.03.25

Bishop of Wiawso (Ghana) (1999.12.22 – ...)


as of 2018.11.07

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