Roman Catholic Diocese of Tambacounda

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Diocese of Tambacounda
Dioecesis Tambacundanus
Senegal - Diocesi di Tambacounda.jpg
Diocese of Tambacounda
Location
Country Senegal
Metropolitan Dakar
Statistics
Area 59,602 km2 (23,012 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2004)
409,000
7,500 (1.8%)
Information
Rite Latin Rite
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Jean-Noël Diouf

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Tambacounda (Latin: Tambacundan(us)) is a diocese located in the city of Tambacounda in the Ecclesiastical province of Dakar in Senegal.

History[edit]

Special churches[edit]

  • The cathedral is Cathédrale Marie Reine de l’Univers in Tambacounda, which is located in the Medina Coura neighborhood of the town.

Leadership[edit]

  • Bishops of Tambacounda (Roman rite)
    • Bishop Jean-Noël Diouf (since 1989.04.17)
  • Prefects Apostolic of Tambacounda (Roman rite)

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