Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Bamako

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The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Bamako is the Metropolitan See for the Ecclesiastical province of Bamako in Mali.

History[edit]

  • 1868: Established as Apostolic Prefecture of Sahara and Sudan
  • 1891: Promoted as Apostolic Vicariate of Sahara and Sudan
  • July 19, 1901: Renamed as Apostolic Vicariate of French Sudan
  • July 2, 1921: Renamed as Apostolic Vicariate of Bamako
  • September 14, 1955: Promoted as Metropolitan Archdiocese of Bamako

Special churches[edit]

The seat of the archbishop is Cathédrale du Sacré-Coeur de Jésus in Bamako.

Leadership[edit]

Suffragan Diocese[edit]

See also[edit]

Source[edit]

Coordinates: 12°38′37″N 7°59′58″W / 12.6437°N 7.9994°W / 12.6437; -7.9994