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Diocese of Maralal

Dioecesis Maralalensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Virgilio Pante, I.M.C., Bishop

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 15 June 2001
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Nyeri
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Kenya
  • Square Kilometers: 20,809 (8,037 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: Bishop's House, P.O. Box 350, 20600 Maralal, Kenya
  • Telephone: (065)62.056
  • Fax: (same)

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
15 June 2001ErectedDiocese of Marsabit Diocese of Maralal (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
200129,000143,54720.2%102131935255212ap2002
200230,000150,00020.0%1020301,000205512ap2003
200330,773155,11319.8%112031992215512ap2004
200432,498160,00020.3%151934955205112ap2005
201369,260242,00028.6%1416302,308174514ap2014

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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