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Diocese of

Bafatá

Guinea-Bissau Guinea-Bissau

Continent: Western and Northern Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 24,635 km²

Population: 35,135 Catholics (4.7% of 747,200 total) (2018)

Statistics: 11 parishes, 2 missions, 24 priests (15 diocesan, 9 religious), 36 lay religious (10 brothers, 26 sisters), 12 seminarians (2018)

Immediately subject to the Holy See

Neighbouring Dioceses: Bissau (←), Kolda (↑), Conakry (↘)

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

History


Special Churches

Bissau (←), Kolda (↑), Conakry (↘)

Present Prelates

Bishop:vacant

Ordinaries

Bishops of Bafatá (Roman Rite)

Bishop Carlos Pedro Zilli, P.I.M.E.Permalink
(2001.03.13 – 2021.03.31)

Born:1954.10.07 (Santa Cruz do Rio Pardo, Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1985.01.05
Consecrated Bishop:2001.06.30
Died:2021.03.31 (Bissau, Guinea-Bissau † 66)

Bishop of Bafatá (Guinea-Bissau) (2001.03.13 – 2021.03.31)


as of 2021.06.22

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