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Diocese of

Bungoma

Kenya Kenya

Continent: Eastern and Central Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 4,540 km²

Population: 704,532 Catholics (46.2% of 1,524,850 total) (2018)

Statistics: 34 parishes, 1 mission, 69 priests (diocesan), 154 lay religious (16 brothers, 138 sisters), 46 seminarians (2018)

Ecclesiastical Province: Kisumu

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop:vacant
Apostolic Administrator (2018.06.23 – ...):Bishop Joseph Obanyi Sagwe (54)Bishop Joseph Obanyi Sagwe (54)

Bishop of Kakamega (Kenya)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Bungoma (Roman Rite)

Bishop Joseph Obanyi Sagwe (54)Bishop Joseph Obanyi Sagwe (54)Permalink
(Apostolic Administrator 2018.06.23 – ...)

Bishop Norman King’oo Wambua (69)Bishop Norman King’oo Wambua (69)Permalink
(1998.06.27 – 2018.06.23)

Bishop of Machakos (Kenya)

Born:1952 (Kenya)
Ordained Priest:1988.05.22
Consecrated Bishop:1998.08.16

Bishop of Bungoma (Kenya) (1998.06.27 – 2018.06.23)

Bishop of Machakos (Kenya) (2018.06.23 – ...)

Bishop Longinus AtundoPermalink
(1987.04.27 – 1996.11.15)

Born:1936.01.04 (Kenya)
Ordained Priest:1964.12.30
Consecrated Bishop:1987.06.28
Died:1996.11.15 († 60)

Bishop of Bungoma (Kenya) (1987.04.27 – 1996.11.15)


as of 2021.09.23

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