Roman Catholic Diocese of Boma

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Diocese of Boma
Dioecesis Bomaensis
Location
Country Democratic Republic of the Congo
Metropolitan Kinshasa
Statistics
Area 11,350 km2 (4,380 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2004)
512,213
171,230 (33.4%)
Information
Rite Latin Rite
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Cyprien Mbuka Nkuanga, C.I.C.M.

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Boma (Latin: Bomaën(sis)) is a diocese located in the city of Boma in the Ecclesiastical province of Kinshasa in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

History[edit]

Leadership[edit]

  • Bishops of Boma (Roman rite)
  • Vicars Apostolic of Boma (Roman rite)
    • Bishop André Jacques, C.I.C.M. (1950.12.23 – 1959.11.10)
    • Bishop Joseph Vanderhoven, C.I.C.M. (1934.02.26 – 1949.12.04)

Cathedral[edit]

Boma Cathedral

Cathedral of Our Lady of the Assumption, Boma[1]

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "Cathedral of Our Lady of the Assumption". GCatholic. Retrieved 8 February 2011. 

Source[edit]

Coordinates: 5°51′13″S 13°03′24″E / 5.8536°S 13.0566°E / -5.8536; 13.0566