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Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Abidjan

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The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Abidjan (Latin: Abidianen(sis)) is the Metropolitan See for the Ecclesiastical province of Abidjan in Côte d'Ivoire.

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HistoryEdit

Special churchesEdit

The seat of the archbishop is St. Paul's Cathedral in Abidjan.

LeadershipEdit

  • Prefects Apostolic of Ivory Coast (Latin Rite)
    • Jules-Joseph Moury, S.M.A. (18 January 1910 – 17 January 1911)
  • Vicars Apostolic of Ivory Coast (Latin Rite)
    • Jules-Joseph Moury, S.M.A. (17 January 1911 – 29 March 1935)
    • François Person, S.M.A. (9 December 1935 – 8 July 1938)
    • Jean-Baptiste Boivin, S.M.A. (15 March 1939 – 9 April 1940)
  • Vicars Apostolic of Abidjan (Latin Rite)
    • Jean-Baptiste Boivin, S.M.A. (9 April 1940 – 14 September 1955)
  • Metropolitan Archbishops of Abidjan (Latin Rite)

Suffragan DiocesesEdit

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