Roman Catholic Diocese of Kabinda

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Diocese of Kabinda
Dioecesis Kabindaensis
Location
Country Democratic Republic of the Congo
Metropolitan Kananga
Statistics
Area 58,625 km2 (22,635 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2004)
700,000
200,000 (28.6%)
Information
Rite Latin Rite
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Valentin Masengo Mkinda

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Kabinda (Latin: Kabindaën(sis)) is a Latin suffragan diocese in the Ecclesiastical province of Kananga in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Its cathedral episcopal see is located in the city of Kabinda/

History[edit]

Ordinaries[edit]

(all Latin Rite)

Apostolic Vicar of Kabinda
Suffragan Bishops of Kabinda
  • Georges Kettel, C.I.C.M. (see above 1959.11.10 – 1968.12.19), later Titular Bishop of Caorle (1968.12.19 – 1972.07.16)
  • Matthieu Kanyama (1968.12.16 – 1995.11.02)
  • Valentin Masengo Mkinda (1995.11.02 - )

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