Roman Catholic Diocese of Sekondi–Takoradi

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Diocese of Sekondi–Takoradi
Dioecesis Sekondiensis-Takoradiensis
Location
Country Ghana
Metropolitan Cape Coast
Statistics
Area 12,681 km2 (4,896 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2004)
1,674,792
270,923 (16.2%)
Information
Rite Latin Rite
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Archbishop Mathias Nketsiah of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Cape Coast, is the Apostolic Administrator "sede vacante et ad nutum Sanctae Sedis"

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Sekondi–Takoradi (Latin: Sekondien(sis)–Takoradien(sis)) is a diocese located in the city of Sekondi-Takoradi in the Ecclesiastical province of Cape Coast in Ghana.

History[edit]

  • November 20, 1969: Established as Diocese of Sekondi–Takoradi from the Metropolitan Archdiocese of Cape Coast

Special churches[edit]

The Cathedral is Our Lady Star of the Sea Cathedral in Takoradi. The Pro-Cathedral is St. Paul’s Pro-Cathedral in Sekondi.

Leadership[edit]

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Sources[edit]

Coordinates: 4°54′06″N 1°45′20″W / 4.9018°N 1.7556°W / 4.9018; -1.7556