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Diocese of

Manono

Congo-Kinshasa Congo-Kinshasa

Continent: Eastern and Central Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese Diocese

Name: Manono / Manonen(sis) (Latin)

Ecclesiastical Province: Lubumbashi

Depends on: Dicastery for Evangelisation

Special Churches

Present Prelates

Bishop (2005.03.18 – ...):Bishop Vincent de Paul Kwanga Njubu (67)Bishop Vincent de Paul Kwanga Njubu (67)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Manono (Roman Rite)

Bishop Vincent de Paul Kwanga Njubu (67)Bishop Vincent de Paul Kwanga Njubu (67)
(2005.03.18 – ...)

Bishop of Manono (Congo-Kinshasa)

Born:1956.01.24 (Budi, Congo-Kinshasa)
Ordained Priest:1985.08.31
Consecrated Bishop:2005.06.18

Bishop of Manono (Congo-Kinshasa) (2005.03.18 – ...)

Bishop Jean-Anatole Kalala Kaseba (76)Bishop Jean-Anatole Kalala Kaseba (76)
(Apostolic Administrator 2004 – 2005.03.18)

Archbishop Floribert Songasonga Mwitwa
(Apostolic Administrator 2001.12.21 – 2004.04.07)

Bishop Nestor Ngoy Katahwa (79)Bishop Nestor Ngoy Katahwa (79)
(1989.09.25 – 2000.11.16)

Bishop emeritus of Kolwezi (Congo-Kinshasa)

Born:1943.03.24 (Nonge, Congo-Kinshasa)
Ordained Priest:1970.08.23
Consecrated Bishop:1990.02.26

Bishop of Manono (Congo-Kinshasa) (1989.09.25 – 2000.11.16)

Bishop of Kolwezi (Congo-Kinshasa) (2000.11.16 – 2022.01.11)

Bishop Gérard Ngoy Kabwe
(1972.05.06 – 1989.09.25)

Born:1918.04.14 (Congo-Kinshasa)
Ordained Priest:1948.09.26
Consecrated Bishop:1972.09.24
Died:2004.05.30 († 86)

Apostolic Administrator of Manono (Congo-Kinshasa) (1971 – 1972.05.06)

Bishop of Manono (Congo-Kinshasa) (1972.05.06 – 1989.09.25)

Fr. Gérard Ngoy Kabwe (later Bishop)
(Apostolic Administrator 1971 – 1972.05.06)

Statistics

Area: 45,000 km²

Population: 219,714 Catholics (18.6% of 1,180,791 total) (2020)

Statistics: 17 parishes, 7 missions, 32 priests (30 diocesan, 2 religious), 8 lay religious (2 brothers, 6 sisters), 20 seminarians (2020)

History

Last updated on 2023.01.27

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