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Diocese of Viana

Dioecesis Viananensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Joaquim Ferreira Lopes, O.F.M. Cap., Bishop

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 6 June 2007
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Luanda
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Angola
  • Square Kilometers: 18,462 (7,130 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: CEAST, C.P. 3579, Luanda, Angola
  • Telephone: 923.318.769; 915.200.011

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
6 June 2007ErectedArchdiocese of Luanda Diocese of Viana (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
2007500,0001,659,00030.1%2323414,7059bul6Jun2007
2010836,9161,674,85650.0%2303226,153527510ap2011

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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