Titular Episcopal See of

Nachingwea

Tanzania Tanzania

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Continent: Eastern and Central Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Titular Episcopal See Episcopal See

Name: Nachingwea / Nachingveaën(sis) (Latin)

Location: m. Songea, Tanzania

History

Titular Bishop

Titular Bishop (2022.07.16 – ...):Bishop Masilo John Selemela (52)Bishop Masilo John Selemela (52)

Auxiliary Bishop of Pretoria (South Africa)

Past Ordinaries

Bishops of Nachingwea (Roman Rite)

Cardinal Polycarp Pengo (79)Bishop Polycarp Pengo (79) (later Cardinal)
(1983.11.11 – 1986.10.17)

Cardinal-Priest of Nostra Signora de La Salette
Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Dar-es-Salaam (Tanzania)

Ecce ego Domine

Born:1944.08.05 (Mwazye, Tanzania)
Ordained Priest:1971.06.20
Consecrated Bishop:1984.01.06
Created Cardinal:1998.02.21

Priest of Sumbawanga (Tanzania) (1971.06.20 – 1983.11.11)

Bishop of Nachingwea (1983.11.11 – 1986.10.17)

Bishop of Tunduru–Masasi (Tanzania) (1986.10.17 – 1990.01.22)

Coadjutor Archbishop of Dar-es-Salaam (Tanzania) (1990.01.22 – 1992.07.22)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Dar-es-Salaam (Tanzania) (1992.07.22 – 2019.08.15)

Cardinal-Priest of Nostra Signora de La Salette (1998.02.21 [1998.04.26] – ...)

President of Symposium of Episcopal Conferences of Africa and Madagascar (2007.06 – 2013.09)

Member of Council of Cardinals for the Study of Organisational and Economic Problems of the Apostolic See (2012.06.23 – 2014.02.24)

Bishop Arnold Ralph Cotey, S.D.S.
(1963.08.05 – 1983.11.11)

Born:1921.06.15 (USA)
Ordained Priest:1949.06.07
Consecrated Bishop:1963.10.20
Died:1998.05.21 († 76)

Bishop of Nachingwea (1963.08.05 – 1983.11.11)

Former Titular Bishops

Last updated on 2024.05.26

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