Eparchy of Keren

Eparchy of Keren

Eritrea Catholic Eparchy of Keren
The Eritrea Catholic Eparchy of Keren (Latin: Eparchia Kerensis) is an Eritrea Catholic eparchy located in the city of Keren in Eritrea.


History
On 21 December 1995, Pope John Paul II established the Eparchy of Keren from the Eparchy of Asmara as a suffragan to the Ethiopian Catholic Archeparchy of Addis Abeba.[1][2] With the establishment of the autonomous sui iuris Eritrea Catholic Church by Pope Francis in January 2015, the Eparchy of Keren became a suffragan the Eritrea Catholic Archeparchy of Asmara.

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