Catholic Church in Angola

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The Catholic Church in Angola is part of the worldwide Catholic Church, under the spiritual leadership of the Pope in Rome. Approximately 41% [1] of the population profess the Catholic faith, due largely to Angola's status as a former Portuguese colony.

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

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References

  1. "Africa :: Angola — The World Factbook - Central Intelligence Agency". www.cia.gov. Retrieved 2019-05-02.