Diocese of TUNDURU-MASASI

Area Sq. Kilometres  22,730 (8,779 Square Miles)

Population   976,213

No. Catholics  92,436

 

Catechumens

Catechists    167         

Voluntary Catechists

 

Historical Notes

On 17th October it was erected from Diocese of Nachingwea to Diocese of Tunduru-Masasi

Patron: St. Francis Xavier

Address

Bishop’s House

P.O. Box 240

Tunduru, Ruvuma, Tanzania

Tel 025-2680085

Tel/Fax Res. 025-268428

E-mail: diocesetunduruma@gmail.com

Predecessors

  • Polycarp Pengo (17 Oct 1986 Appointed - 22 Jan 1990 Appointed, Coadjutor Archbishop of Dar-es-Salaam)
  • Magnus Mwalunyungu † (30 Mar 1992 Appointed - 25 Aug 2005 Retired)
  • Castor Paul Msemwa (25 Aug 2005 Succeeded 2017)

 

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