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Diocese of Dundee

Dioecesis Dundeensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Thomas Graham Rose, Bishop

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Elevated: 19 November 1982
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Durban
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: South Africa
  • Square Kilometers: 50,000 (19,312 Square Miles)
  • Official Web Site: http://catholic-dundee.org.za/
  • Mailing Address: P.O. Box 83, 23 Browning Str., Dundee 3000, Natal, South Africa
  • Telephone: (034)21.22.127
  • Fax: 21.23.950

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Prefecture Apostolic of Volksrust
23 June 1958ErectedDiocese of Bremersdorp
Archdiocese of Durban
Diocese of Lydenburg
Prefecture Apostolic of Volksrust (erected)
Diocese of Dundee
19 November 1982ElevatedPrefecture Apostolic of Volksrust Diocese of Dundee

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
Prefecture Apostolic of Volksrust
197028,000500,0005.6%118191,4732140ap1971
198053,5001,028,0005.2%25252,140128637ap1981
Diocese of Dundee
199061,6001,281,6004.8%326292,1241315728ap1991
199975,2911,467,5795.1%919282,688215130ap2000
200073,0611,504,4824.9%915243,044165429ap2001
200174,2741,510,1504.9%915243,094175629ap2002
200278,7251,687,1604.7%717243,280185029ap2003
200375,1461,681,7154.5%916253,005175329ap2004
200475,3751,711,7154.4%816243,140174629ap2005
200683,4211,688,0004.9%1218302,780194429ap2007

Note: Any changes in boundaries over time are not indicated in the above table.


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Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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