Roman Catholic Diocese of Malakal

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Overview over Roman Catholic Dioceses in Sudan. Number 5 is Malakal.

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Malakal (Latin: Malakalen(sis)) is a diocese in Malakal in the Ecclesiastical province of Juba in South Sudan.


  • January 10, 1933: Established as Mission “sui iuris” of Kodok from Apostolic Vicariate of Khartoum
  • August 4, 1938: Promoted as Apostolic Prefecture of Kodok
  • July 14, 1949: Renamed as Apostolic Prefecture of Malakal
  • December 12, 1974: Promoted as Diocese of Malakal


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