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Diocese of

Ho

Ghana Ghana

Continent: Western and Northern Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 5,893 km²

Population: 212,120 Catholics (29.0% of 732,300 total) (2018)

Statistics: 29 parishes, 20 missions, 91 priests (84 diocesan, 7 religious), 62 lay religious (14 brothers, 48 sisters), 28 seminarians (2018)

Ecclesiastical Province: Accra

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Patron Saint: Sacred Heart of Jesus, Immaculate Conception

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2015.07.14 – ...):Bishop Emmanuel Kofi Fianu, S.V.D. (64)Bishop Emmanuel Kofi Fianu, S.V.D. (64)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Ho (Roman Rite)

Bishop Emmanuel Kofi Fianu, S.V.D. (64)Bishop Emmanuel Kofi Fianu, S.V.D. (64)Permalink
(2015.07.14 – ...)

Bishop of Ho (Ghana)

Born:1957.06.14 (Tegbi, Ghana)
Ordained Priest:1985.07.14
Consecrated Bishop:2015.10.03

Bishop of Ho (Ghana) (2015.07.14 – ...)

Apostolic Administrator of Keta–Akatsi (Ghana) (2016.04.07 – 2017.03.16)

Bishop Francis Anani Kofi Lodonu (83)Bishop Francis Anani Kofi Lodonu (83)Permalink
(1994.12.19 – 2015.07.14)

Bishop emeritus of Ho (Ghana)

Born:1937.11.19 (Hohoe, Ghana)
Ordained Priest:1964.05.18
Consecrated Bishop:1973.06.29

Titular Bishop of Mascula (1973.05.17 – 1976.04.10)

Auxiliary Bishop of Keta–Ho (Ghana) (1973.05.17 – 1976.04.10)

Bishop of Keta–Ho (Ghana) (1976.04.10 – 1994.12.19)

President of Ghana Bishops’ Conference (1991 – 1997)

Bishop of Ho (Ghana) (1994.12.19 – 2015.07.14)

Fr. Antoon Konings, S.M.A. (later Bishop)Permalink
(Apostolic Administrator 1953 – 1954.02.21)


as of 2021.09.24

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