Roman Catholic Diocese of Chimoio

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Diocese of Chimoio
Dioecesis Cimoianus
Location
Country Mozambique
Metropolitan Beira
Statistics
Area 61,661 km2 (23,807 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2004)
1,006,000
74,829 (7.4%)
Information
Rite Latin Rite
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Francisco João Silota, M. Afr.

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Chimoio (Latin: Cimoian(us) is a diocese located in the city of Chimoio in the Ecclesiastical province of Beira in Mozambique.

History[edit]

  • November 19, 1990: Established as Diocese of Chimoio from the Metropolitan Archdiocese of Beira

Leadership[edit]

  • Bishops of Chimoio (Roman rite)
    • Bishop Francisco João Silota, M. Afr. (since 19 November 1990)

See also[edit]

Source[edit]

Coordinates: 19°07′S 33°27′E / 19.117°S 33.450°E / -19.117; 33.450 (Chimoio)