Metropolitan Archdiocese of

N’Djaména

Chad Chad

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Continent: Eastern and Central Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Metropolitan Archdiocese Metr. Archdiocese

Name: N’Djaména / Ndiamenan(us) (Latin)

Suffragan Sees: Doba, Goré, Koumra, Laï, Moundou, Pala, Sarh

Depends on: Dicastery for Evangelisation

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History

Papal Visits

Present Prelates

Metropolitan Archbishop (2016.08.20 – ...):Archbishop Goetbé Edmond Djitangar (71)Archbishop Goetbé Edmond Djitangar (71)

President of Episcopal Conference of Chad

President of Association of Episcopal Conferences of the Central Africa Region

Ordinaries

Metropolitan Archbishops of N’Djaména (Roman Rite)

Archbishop Goetbé Edmond Djitangar (71)Archbishop Goetbé Edmond Djitangar (71)
(2016.08.20 – ...)

Metropolitan Archbishop of N’Djaména (Chad)
President of Episcopal Conference of Chad
President of Association of Episcopal Conferences of the Central Africa Region

Regnat Deus

Born:1952.11.02 (Bekoro, Chad)
Ordained Priest:1978.12.30
Consecrated Bishop:1992.02.02

Priest of Sarh (Chad) (1978.12.30 – 1991.10.11)

Bishop of Sarh (Chad) (1991.10.11 – 2016.08.20)

President of Episcopal Conference of Chad (2016.05 – ...)

Metropolitan Archbishop of N’Djaména (Chad) (2016.08.20 – ...)

President of Association of Episcopal Conferences of the Central Africa Region (2022.07.24 – ...)

Archbishop Matthias N’Gartéri Mayadi
(2003.07.31 – 2013.11.19)

Born:1942 (Chad)
Ordained Priest:1978.12.30
Consecrated Bishop:1986.04.12
Died:2013.11.19 († 70)

Titular Bishop of Thuburnica (1985.10.28 – 1987.03.07)

Auxiliary Bishop of Sarh (Chad) (1985.10.28 – 1987.03.07)

Bishop of Sarh (Chad) (1987.03.07 – 1990.06.11)

Bishop of Moundou (Chad) (1990.06.11 – 2003.07.31)

Metropolitan Archbishop of N’Djaména (Chad) (2003.07.31 – 2013.11.19)

Archbishop Charles Louis Joseph Vandame, S.J. (95)Archbishop Charles Louis Joseph Vandame, S.J. (95)
(1981.05.23 – 2003.07.31)

Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of N’Djaména (Chad)

Veritas et scientia

Born:1928.06.04 (Colombes, France)
Ordained Priest:1960.09.07
Consecrated Bishop:1982.01.06

Metropolitan Archbishop of N’Djaména (Chad) (1981.05.23 – 2003.07.31)

President of Episcopal Conference of Chad (1983 – 2002)

Archbishop Paul-Pierre-Yves Dalmais, S.J.
(1973.10.15 – 1980.03.06)

Born:1917.12.12 (France)
Ordained Priest:1949.07.30
Consecrated Bishop:1958.04.13
Died:1994.07.22 († 76)

Bishop of Fort-Lamy (Chad) (1957.12.24 – 1961.12.22)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Fort-Lamy (Chad) (1961.12.22 – 1973.10.15)

President of Episcopal Conference of Chad (1970 – 1981)

President of Association of Episcopal Conferences of Central Africa (1971 – 1974)

Metropolitan Archbishop of N’Djaména (Chad) (1973.10.15 – 1980.03.06)

Metropolitan Archbishops of Fort-Lamy (Roman Rite)

Archbishop Paul-Pierre-Yves Dalmais, S.J.
(1961.12.22 – 1973.10.15)

(see above)

Bishops of Fort-Lamy (Roman Rite)

Bishop Paul-Pierre-Yves Dalmais, S.J. (later Archbishop)
(1957.12.24 – 1961.12.22)

(see above)

Prefects Apostolic of Fort-Lamy (Roman Rite)

Fr. Joseph du Bouchet, S.J.
(1947.04.25 – 1955)

Born: (France)
Died:1955

Prefect Apostolic of Fort-Lamy (Chad) (1947.04.25 – 1955)

Special Churches

Yagoua (↙), Maiduguri (←), Maradi (↖), Tripoli (↑), Benghazi (↑), Mongo (→), Laï (↘), Pala (↓)

Statistics (2020.12.31)

Area: 654,452 km²

Population: 265,000 Catholics (6.6% of 4,027,000 total)

Pastoral Centres: 30 parishes, 9 missions

Personnel: 51 priests (29 diocesan, 22 religious), 113 religious (40 brothers, 73 sisters), 17 seminarians

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Last updated on 2024.04.19

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