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Diocese of Morombe

Dioecesis Morombensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Zygmunt Robaszkiewicz, M.S.F., Bishop
  • Alwin Albert Hafner, M.S.F., Bishop Emeritus

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 25 April 1960
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Toliara
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Madagascar
  • Square Kilometers: 31,917 (12,327 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: Morombe 618, Madagascar

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
25 April 1960ErectedDiocese of Morondava Diocese of Morombe (erected)
3 December 2003Metropolitan ChangedDiocese of Morombe (from Fianarantsoa)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
197011,924145,0068.2%18186622119ap1971
198014,889145,00010.3%19197832218ap1981
199020,682189,38710.9%12121,7231421ap1991
199627,900280,40010.0%12122,3251332ap2000
200027,410276,0229.9%113141,9571443ap2001
200130,237375,0158.1%115161,8891644ap2002
200231,206387,2638.1%114152,0801543ap2004

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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