Ethiopic Church

Eastern-Rite sui juris Catholic Church

Tradition: Alexandrian Rite

Type: Metropolitan

Population: 83,000

Official Language: Ge'ez


Metropolitanate sui juris: Addis Abeba (Ethiopia)

Synod: Council of the Ethiopian Church


Circumscriptions (4): Metropolitanates (1), Dioceses (3)

Ethiopia Ethiopia: Addis Abeba, Adigrat, Bahir Dar–Dessie, Emdeber


by Type | Changes in Circumscriptions

Metropolitan (1999.07.07 – ...):Cardinal Berhaneyesus Demerew Souraphiel, C.M. (72)Cardinal Berhaneyesus Demerew Souraphiel, C.M. (72)

Cardinal-Priest of S. Romano Martire

President of Ethiopian and Eritrean Episcopal Conference

President of Council of the Ethiopian Church

Apostolic Visitator in Europe (2020.01.07 – ...):Fr. Petros Berga (53)Fr. Petros Berga (53)
Apostolic Visitator in United States of America and Canada (2020.07.02 – ...):Fr. Abba Tesfaye Woldemariam Fesuh (60)Fr. Abba Tesfaye Woldemariam Fesuh (60)

Retired Archbishop Archbishop (1): Cardinal Berhaneyesus Demerew Souraphiel, C.M. (72)Souraphiel (Cardinal)

Retired Bishop Bishops (3)

Living Prelates | Appointments

as of 2021.06.22

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