Roman Catholic Diocese of Kalemie–Kirungu

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Diocese of Kalemie–Kirungu
Dioecesis Kalemiensis-Kirunguensis
Location
Country Democratic Republic of the Congo
Metropolitan Lubumbashi
Statistics
Area 71,577 km2 (27,636 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2004)
980,000
562,200 (57.4%)
Information
Rite Latin Rite
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Dominique Kimpinde Amando

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Kalemie–Kirungu (Latin: Kalemien(sis) – Kirunguen(sis)) is a diocese located in the city of KalemieKirungu in the Ecclesiastical province of Lubumbashi in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

History[edit]

Leadership[edit]

  • Bishops of Kalemie–Kirungu (Latin Rite)
  • Bishops of Baudouinville (Latin Rite)
  • Vicars Apostolic of Baudouinville (Latin Rite)
    • Bishop Urbain Etienne Morlion, M. Afr. (1941.09.22 – 1959.11.10)
    • Bishop Vittore Roelens, M. Afr. (1939.07.11 – 1941.09.22)
  • Vicars Apostolic of Upper Congo (Latin Rite)
    • Bishop Vittore Roelens, M. Afr. (1895.03.30 – 1939.07.11)

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