Diocese of

Ngaoundéré

Cameroon Cameroon

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Continent: Eastern and Central Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese Diocese

Name: Ngaoundéré / Ngaunderen(sis) (Latin)

Ecclesiastical Province: Garoua

Depends on: Dicastery for Evangelisation

Celebrations

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History

Present Prelates

Bishop (2016.03.15 – ...):Bishop Emmanuel Abbo (54)Bishop Emmanuel Abbo (54)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Ngaoundéré (Roman Rite)

Bishop Emmanuel Abbo (54)Bishop Emmanuel Abbo (54)
(2016.03.15 – ...)

Bishop of Ngaoundéré (Cameroon)

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Born:1969.07.17 (Mbe, Cameroon)
Ordained Priest:2000.06.14
Consecrated Bishop:2016.04.30

Priest of Ngaoundéré (Cameroon) (2000.06.14 – 2016.03.15)

Apostolic Administrator of Ngaoundéré (Cameroon) (2015 – 2016.03.15)

Bishop of Ngaoundéré (Cameroon) (2016.03.15 – ...)

Bishop Emmanuel Abbo (54)Msgr. Emmanuel Abbo (54) (later Bishop)
(Apostolic Administrator 2015 – 2016.03.15)

Bishop Joseph Djida, O.M.I.
(2000.10.23 – 2015.01.06)

Born:1945.04.08 (Cameroon)
Ordained Priest:1976.12.05
Consecrated Bishop:2001.02.25
Died:2015.01.06 († 69)

Bishop of Ngaoundéré (Cameroon) (2000.10.23 – 2015.01.06)

Bishop Jean-Marie-Joseph-Augustin Pasquier, O.M.I.
(1982.11.19 – 2000.10.23)

Born:1924.07.31 (France)
Ordained Priest:1950.02.19
Consecrated Bishop:1969.08.01
Died:2004.03.07 († 79)

Titular Bishop of Muzuca in Byzacena (1969.05.29 – 1982.11.19)

Auxiliary Bishop of Garoua (Cameroon) (1969.05.29 – 1982.11.19)

Bishop of Ngaoundéré (Cameroon) (1982.11.19 – 2000.10.23)

Special Churches

Bafia (↙), Bafoussam (↙), Kumbo (←), Yola (←), Garoua (↑), Bouar (↘), Bertoua (↓)

Statistics (2021.12.31)

Area: 63,701 km²

Population: 59,000 Catholics (4.7% of 1,259,000 total)

Pastoral Centres: 27 parishes, 2 missions

Personnel: 38 priests (27 diocesan, 11 religious), 1 deacon, 68 religious (14 brothers, 54 sisters), 30 seminarians

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Last updated on 2024.05.29

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