Roman Catholic Diocese of Sumbawanga

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Diocese of Sumbawanga
Dioecesis Sumbavangensis
Location
Country Tanzania
Metropolitan Tabora
Statistics
Area 28,654 km2 (11,063 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2004)
928,941
607,143 (65.4%)
Information
Rite Latin Rite
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Damian Kyaruzi

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Sumbawanga (Latin: Dioecesis Sumbavangensis) is a diocese located in Sumbawanga in the Ecclesiastical province of Tabora in Tanzania.

History[edit]

Leadership[edit]

  • Bishops of Sumbawanga (Roman rite)
    • Bishop Damian Kyaruzi (since 1997.04.21)
    • Bishop Charles Msakila (1969.10.24 – 1994.02.23)
  • Bishops of Karema (Roman rite)
  • Vicars Apostolic of Karema (Roman rite)
    • Bishop James Holmes-Siedle, M. Afr. (1946.07.29 – 1953.03.25)

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