Roman Catholic Diocese of Koforidua

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Diocese of Koforidua
Dioecesis Koforiduanus
Location
Country Ghana
Ecclesiastical province Archdiocese of Accra
Statistics
Area 18,600 km2 (7,200 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2004)
2,100,000
201,335 (9.6%)
Schools 330
Information
Denomination Roman Catholic
Rite Roman Rite
Established November 21,1992
Cathedral St. George's Cathedral, Koforidua
Secular priests 51
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Joseph Kwaku Afrifah-Agyekum
Metropolitan Archbishop Charles G. Palmer-Buckle
Archbishop of Accra
Website
kofdiocese.org

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Koforidua (Latin: Koforiduan(us)) is a diocese located in the city of Koforidua in the Ecclesiastical province of Accra in Ghana.

History[edit]

  • July 6, 1992: Established as Diocese of Koforidua from the Diocese of Accra

Special churches[edit]

The Cathedral is St. George’s Cathedral in Koforidua.

Leadership[edit]

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Sources[edit]

Coordinates: 6°05′36″N 0°15′07″W / 6.0933°N 0.2520°W / 6.0933; -0.2520