Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Kumasi

The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Kumasi (Latin: Kumasien(sis)) is the Metropolitan See for the Ecclesiastical province of Kumasi in Ghana.

HistoryEdit

  • 1932.02.02: Established as Apostolic Vicariate of Kumasi from the Apostolic Vicariate of Gold Coast
  • 1950.04.18: Promoted as Diocese of Kumasi
  • 2002.01.17: Promoted as Metropolitan Archdiocese of Kumasi

Special churchesEdit

The seat of the archbishop and minor basilica is St. Peter’s Cathedral Basilica in Kumasi.

BishopsEdit

Auxiliary BishopEdit

Other priest of this diocese who became bishopEdit

Suffragan DiocesesEdit

See alsoEdit

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Coordinates: 6°40′N 1°37′W / 6.667°N 1.617°W / 6.667; -1.617