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Eparchy of Emdeber (Ethiopian)

Eparchia Emdeberensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Musie Ghebreghiorghis, O.F.M. Cap., Bishop

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Eparchy
  • Erected: 25 November 2003
  • Metropolitan: Archeparchy of Addis Abeba (Ethiopian)
  • Ethiopian Catholic Church of the Alexandrian Tradition
  • Country: Ethiopia
  • Square Kilometers: 9,176 (3,544 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: Catholic Eparchy of Emdember, P.O. Box 23, Emdibir, Guraghe Zone, Ethiopia
  • Telephone: (011)331.01.65
  • Fax: 331.00.37

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
25 November 2003ErectedArcheparchy of Addis Abeba (Ethiopian) Eparchy of Emdeber (Ethiopian) (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
200318,4761662283914bul:25Nov2003
200424,0006,000,000.4%126181,33362525ap2005
200618,8503,085,000.6%114151,25643624ap2007
2009214,0003,345,0006.4%175229,72753524ap2010
2010219,5803,432,2166.4%185239,54654424ap2011

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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