Ethiopic Diocese of

Emdeber

Ethiopia Ethiopia

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Continent: Eastern and Central Africa

Rite: Ethiopic (Alexandrian)

Type: Diocese Diocese

Name: Emdeber / Emdibir / Indibir / Emdeberen(sis) (Latin)

Ecclesiastical Province: Addis Abeba

Depends on: Dicastery for the Eastern Churches

History

Present Prelates

Bishop (2003.11.25 – ...):Bishop Musie Ghebreghiorghis, O.F.M. Cap. (74)Bishop Musie Ghebreghiorghis, O.F.M. Cap. (74)
Coadjutor Bishop (2023.12.16 – ...):Bishop Teshome Fikre Woldetensae (51)Bishop Teshome Fikre Woldetensae (51)

General Secretary of Interritual Episcopal Conference of Ethiopia

Ordinaries

Bishops of Emdeber (Ethiopic Rite)

Bishop Musie Ghebreghiorghis, O.F.M. Cap. (74)Bishop Musie Ghebreghiorghis, O.F.M. Cap. (74)
(2003.11.25 – ...)

Bishop of Emdeber of the Ethiopics (Ethiopia)

Born:1949.07.26 (Aderho, Eritrea)
Ordained Priest:1976.06.13
Consecrated Bishop:2004.02.08

Bishop of Emdeber of the Ethiopics (Ethiopia) (2003.11.25 – ...)

Special Churches

Jimma–Bonga (↙), Nekemte (↖), Addis Abeba (↗), Meki (→), Hosanna (↓)

Statistics (2021.12.31)

Area: 12,000 km²

Population: 26,738 Catholics (0.6% of 4,134,278 total)

Pastoral Centres: 26 parishes

Personnel: 32 priests (21 diocesan, 11 religious), 81 religious (11 brothers, 70 sisters), 9 seminarians

Population

Pastoral Centres

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Religious

Seminarians

Last updated on 2024.02.22

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