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Diocese of Tenkodogo

Dioecesis Tenkodogoënsis



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Bishop(s)

  • Prosper Kontiebo, M.I., Bishop

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 11 February 2012
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Koupéla
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Burkina Faso
  • Square Kilometers: 10,777 (4,162 Square Miles)
  • Description: Civil provinces: Boulgou and Koulpeolgo
  • Mailing Address: Eveche, B.P. 17, Tenkodogo, Burkina Faso
  • Telephone: 40.71.07.52

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
11 February 2012ErectedDiocese of Fada N’Gourma
Archdiocese of Koupéla
Diocese of Tenkodogo (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
2012138,212954,37714.5%50502,764269bul:11Feb2012

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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