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Catholic Church in Angola

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Catholic Church in Angola

The Catholic Church in Angola is part of the worldwide Roman Catholic Church, under the spiritual leadership of the Pope in Rome. Approximately 56% (9,486,960) of the population profess the Catholic faith, due largely to Angola's status as a former Portuguese colony.

There are 19 dioceses, including 5 archdioceses. All the bishops are members of the regional Episcopal Conference of Angola and São Tomé.

  • Archdiocese of Huambo
  • Diocese of Benguela
  • Diocese of Kwito-Bié
  • Archdiocese of Luanda
  • Diocese of Cabinda
  • Diocese of Caxito
  • Diocese of Mbanza Congo
  • Diocese of Sumbe
  • Diocese of Viana
  • Archdiocese of Lubango
  • Diocese of Menongue
  • Diocese of Ondjiva
  • Diocese of Namibe
  • Archdiocese of Malanje
  • Diocese of Ndalatando
  • Diocese of Uíje
  • Archdiocese of Saurímo
  • Diocese of Dundo
  • Diocese of Lwena
  • References

    Catholic Church in Angola Wikipedia


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