Diocese of

Wote

Kenya Kenya

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Continent: Eastern and Central Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese Diocese

Name: Wote / Voten(sis) (Latin)

Ecclesiastical Province: Nairobi

Depends on: Dicastery for Evangelisation

Celebrations

Liturgical Calendar (National) 📅

History

Present Prelates

Bishop (2023.07.22 – ...):Bishop Paul Kariuki Njiru (60)Bishop Paul Kariuki Njiru (60)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Wote (Roman Rite)

Bishop Paul Kariuki Njiru (60)Bishop Paul Kariuki Njiru (60)
(2023.07.22 – ...)

Bishop of Wote (Kenya)

Ego sum bonus pastor tibi et omnibus

Born:1963.03.11 (Kathunguri, Kenya)
Ordained Priest:1993.03.01
Consecrated Bishop:2009.07.18

Priest of Embu (Kenya) (1993.03.01 – 2009.05.09)

Bishop of Embu (Kenya) (2009.05.09 – 2023.07.22)

Bishop of Wote (Kenya) (2023.07.22 – ...)

Special Churches

Ngong (←), Machakos (↖), Kitui (↗), Mombasa (↘)

Statistics (2023)

Area: 8,009 km²

Population: 388,946 Catholics (39.4% of 987,653 total)

Pastoral Centres: 31 parishes

Personnel: 99 priests (90 diocesan, 9 religious), 3 deacons, 33 seminarians

Population

Pastoral Centres

Priests

Deacons

Seminarians

Last updated on 2024.02.22

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