Apostolic Vicariate of Soddo

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Apostolic Vicariate of Soddo
Vicariatus Apostolicus Soddensis
Location
Country Ethiopia
Metropolitan Immediately subject to the Holy See
Statistics
Area 55,000 km2 (21,000 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2004)
6,900,000
198,827 (2.9%)
Information
Rite Latin Rite
Current leadership
Bishop Rodrigo Mejía Saldarriaga, S.J.

The Apostolic Vicariate of Soddo (Latin: Vicariatus Apostolicus Soddensis) is a Roman Catholic apostolic vicariate located in the city of Sodo in Ethiopia.

History[edit]

Leadership[edit]

  • Vicar Apostolics of Soddo–Hosanna (Roman rite)
  • Prefects Apostolic of Soddo–Hosanna (Roman Rite)
    • Fr. Domenico Crescentino Marinozzi, O.F.M. Cap. (later Bishop) (February 23, 1979 – October 15, 1982)
  • Prefects Apostolic of Hosanna (Roman Rite)
    • Fr. Domenico Crescentino Marinozzi, O.F.M. Cap. (later Bishop) (Apostolic Administrator 1972 – February 23, 1979)
    • Bishop Urbain-Marie Person, O.F.M. Cap. (Apostolic Administrator January 2, 1952 – 1972)
    • Fr. Tiziano da Verona, O.F.M. Cap. (October 25, 1940 – 1945)

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