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Diocese of Pankshin

Dioecesis Pankshinensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Michael Gobal Gokum, Bishop

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 18 March 2014
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Jos
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Nigeria
  • Square Kilometers: 8,486 (3,277 Square Miles)
  • Description: Civil Districts of Pankshin, Kanke, Bokkos, Mangu, and Kanam

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
18 March 2014ErectedArchdiocese of Jos
Diocese of Shendam
Diocese of Pankshin (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
2014168,6061,100,00015.3%47473,5873722bul:18Mar2014

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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