Diocese of

Same

Tanzania Tanzania

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Continent: Eastern and Central Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese Diocese

Name: Same / Samen(sis) (Latin)

Ecclesiastical Province: Arusha

Depends on: Dicastery for Evangelisation

Celebrations

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History

Present Prelates

Bishop (2010.04.30 – ...):Bishop Rogath Fundimoya Kimaryo, C.S.Sp. (67)Bishop Rogath Fundimoya Kimaryo, C.S.Sp. (67)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Same (Roman Rite)

Bishop Rogath Fundimoya Kimaryo, C.S.Sp. (67)Bishop Rogath Fundimoya Kimaryo, C.S.Sp. (67)
(2010.04.30 – ...)

Bishop of Same (Tanzania)

Caritas in veritate

Born:1956.10.30 (Mkuu, Tanzania)
Ordained Priest:1987.05.30
Consecrated Bishop:2010.06.13

Apostolic Administrator sede plena of Same (Tanzania) (2009.05.01 – 2010.04.30)

Bishop of Same (Tanzania) (2010.04.30 – ...)

Bishop Rogath Fundimoya Kimaryo, C.S.Sp. (67)Fr. Rogath Fundimoya Kimaryo, C.S.Sp. (67) (later Bishop)
(Apostolic Administrator sede plena 2009.05.01 – 2010.04.30)

Bishop Jacob Venance Koda (66)Bishop Jacob Venance Koda (66)
(1999.03.16 – 2010.04.15)

Bishop emeritus of Same (Tanzania)

Born:1957.12.09 (Kilomeni, Tanzania)
Ordained Priest:1987.06.25
Consecrated Bishop:1999.05.30

Priest of Same (Tanzania) (1987.06.25 – 1999.03.16)

Bishop of Same (Tanzania) (1999.03.16 – 2010.04.15)

Archbishop Josaphat Louis Lebulu (81)Bishop Josaphat Louis Lebulu (81) (later Archbishop)
(1979.02.12 – 1998.11.28)

Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Arusha (Tanzania)

Born:1942.06.13 (Kisangara, Tanzania)
Ordained Priest:1968.12.11
Consecrated Bishop:1979.05.24

Priest of Same (Tanzania) (1968.12.11 – 1979.02.12)

Bishop of Same (Tanzania) (1979.02.12 – 1998.11.28)

President of Tanzania Episcopal Conference (1988 – 1994)

President of Association of Member Episcopal Conferences in Eastern Africa (1997 – 2008.07)

Bishop of Arusha (Tanzania) (1998.11.28 – 1999.03.16)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Arusha (Tanzania) (1999.03.16 – 2017.12.27)

Prefects Apostolic of Same (Roman Rite)

Fr. Henry J. Winkelmolen, C.S.Sp.
(1964.01.03 – 1977)

Died:1977

Prefect Apostolic of Same (Tanzania) (1964.01.03 – 1977)

Special Churches

Arusha (←), Moshi (β†–), Mombasa (β†—), Tanga (β†˜)

Statistics (2022.12.31)

Area: 11,000 kmΒ²

Population: 32,726 Catholics (7.6% of 433,160 total)

Pastoral Centres: 31 parishes, 7 missions

Personnel: 72 priests (68 diocesan, 4 religious), 153 religious (19 brothers, 134 sisters), 35 seminarians

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