Diocese of

Sunyani

Ghana Ghana

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Continent: Western and Northern Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese Diocese

Name: Sunyani / Sunyanien(sis) (Latin)

Ecclesiastical Province: Kumasi

Depends on: Dicastery for Evangelisation

Celebrations

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History

Present Prelates

Bishop (2003.04.14 – ...):Bishop Matthew Kwasi Gyamfi (66)Bishop Matthew Kwasi Gyamfi (66)

President of Ghana Bishops’ Conference

Ordinaries

Bishops of Sunyani (Roman Rite)

Bishop Matthew Kwasi Gyamfi (66)Bishop Matthew Kwasi Gyamfi (66)
(2003.04.14 – ...)

Bishop of Sunyani (Ghana)
President of Ghana Bishops’ Conference

Trust and obey

Born:1957.08.11 (Wamanafo, Ghana)
Ordained Priest:1985.07.27
Consecrated Bishop:2003.06.28

Priest of Sunyani (Ghana) (1985.07.27 – 2003.04.14)

Bishop of Sunyani (Ghana) (2003.04.14 – ...)

President of Ghana Bishops’ Conference (2022.11.10 – ...)

Bishop James Kwadwo Owusu
(1973.03.01 – 2001.12.28)

Born:1927.12.19 (Ghana)
Ordained Priest:1956.12.08
Consecrated Bishop:1973.06.30
Died:2001.12.28 († 74)

Bishop of Sunyani (Ghana) (1973.03.01 – 2001.12.28)

Special Churches

Bondoukou (↖), Damongo (↑), Techiman (→), Goaso (↓)

Statistics (2021.12.31)

Area: 19,500 km²

Population: 203,338 Catholics (16.8% of 1,208,649 total)

Pastoral Centres: 54 parishes

Personnel: 108 priests (90 diocesan, 18 religious), 171 religious (69 brothers, 102 sisters), 83 seminarians

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Last updated on 2024.04.14

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