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Diocese of Shendam

Dioecesis Shendamensis



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Bishop(s)

  • James Naanman Daman, O.S.A., Bishop

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 2 June 2007
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Jos
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Nigeria
  • Square Kilometers: 12,496 (4,826 Square Miles)

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
2 June 2007ErectedArchdiocese of Jos Diocese of Shendam (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
2007149,051980,81015.2%306364,140717bul2Jun2007
2010165,237994,00016.6%291305,5071823ap2011

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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