Diocese of

Bomadi

Nigeria Nigeria

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Continent: Western and Northern Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese Diocese

Name: Bomadi / Bomadien(sis) (Latin)

Ecclesiastical Province: Benin City

Depends on: Dicastery for Evangelisation

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Celebrations

Liturgical Calendar (National) 📅

History

Present Prelates

Bishop (2017.09.21 – ...):Bishop Hyacinth Oroko Egbebo, M.S.P. (68)Bishop Hyacinth Oroko Egbebo, M.S.P. (68)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Bomadi (Roman Rite)

Bishop Hyacinth Oroko Egbebo, M.S.P. (68)Bishop Hyacinth Oroko Egbebo, M.S.P. (68)
(2017.09.21 – ...)

Bishop of Bomadi (Nigeria)

Born:1955.10.23 (Ogriagbene, Nigeria)
Ordained Priest:1990.06.23
Consecrated Bishop:2008.02.02

Superior General of Missionary Society of Saint Paul of Nigeria (2001 – 2007.11.23)

Auxiliary Bishop of Bomadi (Nigeria) (2007.11.23 – 2009.04.04)

Titular Bishop of Lacubaza (2007.11.23 – 2017.09.21)

Vicar Apostolic of Bomadi (Nigeria) (2009.04.04 – 2017.09.21)

Bishop of Bomadi (Nigeria) (2017.09.21 – ...)

Vicars Apostolic of Bomadi (Roman Rite)

Bishop Hyacinth Oroko Egbebo, M.S.P. (68)Bishop Hyacinth Oroko Egbebo, M.S.P. (68)
(2009.04.04 – 2017.09.21)

(see above)

Bishop Joseph O. Egerega
(1997.03.03 – 2009.04.04)

Born:1940.03.20 (Nigeria)
Ordained Priest:1969.12.21
Consecrated Bishop:1997.05.14
Died:2013.02.03 († 72)

Vicar Apostolic of Bomadi (Nigeria) (1997.03.03 – 2009.04.04)

Titular Bishop of Tanudaia (1997.03.03 – 2013.02.03)

Ecclesiastical Superiors of Bomadi (Roman Rite)

Fr. Thomas Vincent Greenan
(1991 – 1996)

Died:1997

Ecclesiastical Superior of Bomadi (Nigeria) (1991 – 1996)

Former Prelates

Special Churches

Warri (↑), Port Harcourt (→)

Statistics (2022.12.31)

Area: 13,140 km²

Population: 54,016 Catholics (1.4% of 3,905,250 total)

Pastoral Centres: 46 parishes

Personnel: 70 priests (60 diocesan, 10 religious), 30 religious (15 brothers, 15 sisters), 61 seminarians

Population

Pastoral Centres

Priests

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Seminarians

Last updated on 2024.05.19

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