Apostolic Vicariate of Bomadi

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Apostolic Vicariate of Bomadi
Vicariatus Apostolicus Bomadiensis
Location
Country  Nigeria
Territory portions of Delta State and Rivers State
Metropolitan Immediately subject to the Holy See
Coordinates 5°10′00″N 5°56′00″E / 5.16667°N 5.93333°E / 5.16667; 5.93333 Bomadi
Statistics
Area 18,000 km2 (6,900 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2003)
1,836,000
19,000 (1.0%)
Information
Denomination Roman Catholic
Rite Latin Rite
Established December 15, 1996
Cathedral Our Lady of the Waters Cathedral, Ughelli
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Most Rev. Joseph Egerega
Map
Bomadi is located in southeastern Delta State which is located here in red.
Bomadi is located in southeastern Delta State which is located here in red.

The Apostolic Vicariate of Bomadi (Latin: Vicariatus Apostolicus Bomadiensis) is a Roman Catholic apostolic Vicariate located in the city of Bomadi, Delta State in Nigeria.

Territory[edit]

The Apostolic Vicariate of Bomadi straddles the Niger River and Niger Delta and includes portions of Delta State and Rivers State.

History[edit]

Special Churches[edit]

  • Our Lady of the Waters Cathedral, Ughelli

Leadership[edit]

  • Vicar Apostolics of Bomadi (Roman rite)
  • Ecclesiastical Superiors of Bomadi (Roman Rite)

References[edit]