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Diocese of Nyahururu

Dioecesis Nyahururensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Joseph Ndembu Mbatia, Bishop
  • Luigi Paiaro, Bishop Emeritus

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 5 December 2002
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Nyeri
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Kenya
  • Square Kilometers: 8,066 (3,115 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: P.O. Box 842, 20300 Nyahururu, Kenya
  • Telephone: (065)32.411
  • Fax: 32.166

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
5 December 2002ErectedArchdiocese of Nyeri Diocese of Nyahururu (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
2002181,632672,91827.0%266,985443326fides
2003181,632672,91827.0%263296,263473326ap2004
2004181,632672,91827.0%263296,263473326ap2005

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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