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Diocese of

Umzimkulu

South Africa South Africa

Continent: Southern Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese Diocese

Name: Umzimkulu / Umzimkulen(sis) (Latin)

Ecclesiastical Province: Durban

Depends on: Dicastery for Evangelisation

Special Churches

Present Prelates

Bishop (2008.12.31 – ...):Bishop Stanisław Jan Dziuba, O.S.P.P.E. (62)Bishop Stanisław Jan Dziuba, O.S.P.P.E. (62)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Umzimkulu (Roman Rite)

Bishop Stanisław Jan Dziuba, O.S.P.P.E. (62)Bishop Stanisław Jan Dziuba, O.S.P.P.E. (62)Permalink
(2008.12.31 – ...)

Bishop of Umzimkulu (South Africa)

In servitio populi Dei

Born:1960.04.27 (Radomsko, Poland)
Ordained Priest:1986.05.31
Consecrated Bishop:2009.03.14

Bishop of Umzimkulu (South Africa) (2008.12.31 – ...)

Twitter FeedCardinal Wilfrid Fox Napier, O.F.M. (81)Cardinal Wilfrid Fox Napier, O.F.M. (81)Permalink
(Apostolic Administrator 1994.08.01 – 2008.12.31)

Bishop Gerard Sithunywa NdlovuPermalink
(1986.12.22 – 1994.08.22)

Born:1939.03.11 (South Africa)
Ordained Priest:1970.07.04
Consecrated Bishop:1987.04.25
Died:2013.03.13 († 74)

Bishop of Umzimkulu (South Africa) (1986.12.22 – 1994.08.22)

Archbishop Denis Eugene Hurley, O.M.I.Permalink
(Apostolic Administrator 1972 – 1986)

Fr. Peter Fanyana John Butelezi, O.M.I. (later Archbishop)Permalink
(Apostolic Administrator 1968 – 1972.07.30)

Bishop Pius Bonaventura DlaminiPermalink
(1954.02.21 – 1967.12.14)

Born:1908.05 (Mariathal, South Africa)
Ordained Priest:1937.11.28
Consecrated Bishop:1954.04.26
Died:1981.09.13 († 73)

Bishop of Umzimkulu (South Africa) (1954.02.21 – 1967.12.14)

Titular Bishop of Unizibira (1967.12.14 – 1981.09.13)

Auxiliary Bishop of Mariannhill (South Africa) (1967.12.14 – 1981.09.13)

Contact Info

Address: 1 Balance Street, PO Box 332, Harding 4680, South Africa

Phone: (039) 433 1421

Website: Link

Statistics

Area: 15,275 km²

Population: 181,500 Catholics (7.5% of 2,430,000 total) (2020)

Statistics: 15 parishes, 18 priests (9 diocesan, 9 religious), 28 lay religious (11 brothers, 17 sisters), 14 seminarians (2020)

Celebrations

Patron Saint: Our Lady of Lourdes

History

Last updated on 2022.09.23

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