Diocese of

Malakal

South Sudan South Sudan

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Continent: Eastern and Central Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese Diocese

Name: Malakal / Malakalen(sis) (Latin)

Ecclesiastical Province: Juba

Depends on: Dicastery for Evangelisation

Celebrations

Liturgical Calendar (Universal) ๐Ÿ“…

History

Present Prelates

Bishop (2019.05.23 โ€“ ...):Bishop Stephen Nyodho Ador Majwok (51)Bishop Stephen Nyodho Ador Majwok (51)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Malakal (Roman Rite)

Bishop Stephen Nyodho Ador Majwok (51)Bishop Stephen Nyodho Ador Majwok (51)
(2019.05.23 โ€“ ...)

Bishop of Malakal (South Sudan)

Born:1973.01.01 (Andong, South Sudan)
Ordained Priest:2005.05.15
Consecrated Bishop:2019.07.28

Priest of Malakal (South Sudan) (2005.05.15 โ€“ 2019.05.23)

Bishop of Malakal (South Sudan) (2019.05.23 โ€“ ...)

Msgr. Roko Taban Mousa
(Apostolic Administrator 2009 โ€“ 2019.05.23)

Bishop Vincent Mojwok Nyiker
(1979.03.15 โ€“ 2009.05.16)

Born:1933.01.25 (Sudan)
Ordained Priest:1963.07.21
Consecrated Bishop:1979.05.27
Died:2018.01.05 (โ€  84)

Bishop of Malakal (South Sudan) (1979.03.15 โ€“ 2009.05.16)

Bishop Pio Yukwan Deng
(1974.12.12 โ€“ 1976.12.03)

Born:1921.01.01 (Sudan)
Ordained Priest:1956.01.06
Consecrated Bishop:1975.04.06
Died:1976.12.03 (โ€  55)

Prefect Apostolic of Malakal (South Sudan) (1967.08.19 โ€“ 1974.12.12)

President of Sudan Bishopsโ€™ Conference (1973 โ€“ 1974)

Bishop of Malakal (South Sudan) (1974.12.12 โ€“ 1976.12.03)

Prefects Apostolic of Malakal (Roman Rite)

Fr. Pio Yukwan Deng (later Bishop)
(1967.08.19 โ€“ 1974.12.12)

(see above)

Fr. Herman Gerard Te Riele, M.H.M.
(1962.05.29 โ€“ 1967)

Died:1967

Prefect Apostolic of Malakal (South Sudan) (1962.05.29 โ€“ 1967)

Fr. John Hart, M.H.M.
(1949.07.14 โ€“ 1962)

Died:1962

Prefect Apostolic of Kodok (South Sudan) (1947.06.13 โ€“ 1949.07.14)

Prefect Apostolic of Malakal (South Sudan) (1949.07.14 โ€“ 1962)

Prefects Apostolic of Kodok (Roman Rite)

Fr. John Hart, M.H.M.
(1947.06.13 โ€“ 1949.07.14)

(see above)

Fr. John A. Wall, M.H.M.
(1938.08.12 โ€“ 1945)

Died:1945

Prefect Apostolic of Kodok (South Sudan) (1938.08.12 โ€“ 1945)

Ecclesiastical Superiors of Kodok (Roman Rite)

Fr. Matteo Michelon, F.S.C.I.
(1933.07.08 โ€“ 1935)

Died:1935

Ecclesiastical Superior of Kodok (South Sudan) (1933.07.08 โ€“ 1935)

Special Churches

Rumbek (โ†™), Wau (โ†), El Obeid (โ†‘), Khartoum (โ†—), Nekemte (โ†’), Torit (โ†˜), Gambella (โ†˜), Juba (โ†“)

Statistics (2020.12.31)

Area: 238,000 kmยฒ

Population: 1,600,000 Catholics (37.6% of 4,260,000 total)

Pastoral Centres: 16 parishes

Personnel: 15 priests (diocesan), 7 religious (2 brothers, 5 sisters), 9 seminarians

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Last updated on 2024.05.15

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