Roman Catholic Diocese of Kaga-Bandoro

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The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Kaga-Bandoro (Latin: Kagien(sis)-Bandoren(sis)) is a diocese in Kaga-Bandoro in the Ecclesiastical province of Bangui in the Central African Republic.

History[edit]

The diocese was established on June 28, 1997, from Metropolitan Archdiocese of Bangui. The territory of the diocese was 95,000 km2 in extent. In 2005 the area had a reported population of 230,420 people, of whom 50,347 (25%) were Catholics. The diocese was to comprise 8 parishes, with 17 priests, 14 Sisters, 7 major seminarians, 114 minor seminarians, and 400 catechists.[1]

Special churches[edit]

The cathedral is the Cathedral of St. Therese of the Child Jesus in Kaga-Bandoro.

Leadership[edit]

See also[edit]

Roman Catholicism in the Central African Republic

Sources[edit]

References[edit]

Coordinates: 7°00′02″N 19°10′54″E / 7.00056°N 19.18167°E / 7.00056; 19.18167