Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Lubango


Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Lubango

The Archdiocese of Lubango (Latin: Archidioecesis Lubangensis) is the Metropolitan See for the Ecclesiastical province of Lubango in Angola. The cathedral of the archdiocese is the Cathedral of St. Joseph, Lubango.

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History

  • 1955.07.27: Established as Diocese of Sá da Bandeira from Diocese of Nova Lisboa
  • 1977.02.03: Promoted as Metropolitan Archdiocese of Lubango

Leadership

  • Metropolitan Archbishops of Lubango (Roman rite)
  • Bishops of Sá da Bandeira (Roman rite)
    • Bishop Altino Ribeiro de Santana:1955.07.27 – 1972

Suffragan dioceses

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