Christianity in Tanzania
The CIA World Factbook states that 30% of the population is Christian with Muslims being 35% and 35% practicing indigenous beliefs, though it is uncertain how up-to-date these figures are.A 2010 Pew s...
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Roman Catholicism in Tanzania
The Roman Catholic Church in Tanzania is part of the worldwide Roman Catholic Church, under the spiritual leadership of the Pope in Rome.There are around 9 million Catholics in the country - about a q...
Anglican Church of Tanzania
The Anglican Church of Tanzania (ACT) is a province of the Anglican Communion based in Dodoma. It consists of 27 dioceses (26 on the Tanzanian mainland, and 1 on Zanzibar) headed by their respective b...
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White Fathers' House
The White Fathers' House (also known as Atiman House) is a historical building in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. It is located in Sokoine Street, north-east of St. Joseph's Cathedral. It is named after the ...
Roman Catholic Diocese of Kondoa
The diocese of Kondoa (in latin: Dioecesis Kondoaënsis) is a see of the Roman Catholic Church suffragan of the Archdiocese of Dodoma. In 2011 it counted 46,067 baptized among 541,345 inhabitants. Its ...
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Protestants in Tanzania
Protestants in Tanzania are mostly consisted of the Anglican Church of Tanzania and of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Tanzania.
Azania Front Lutheran Church
The Azania Front Lutheran Church is a Lutheran church in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, serving as a cathedral for the local diocese. It is among the most well-known landmarks and tourist attractions of the...
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George Briggs (bishop)
George Cardell Briggs CMG OGS (6 September 1910 – 15 March 2004) was the first Bishop of The Seychelles Born in Warrington, Briggs was educated at Worksop College and Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge....
Chama Cha Mariamu Mtakatifu
The Chama cha Mariamu Mtakatifu (Community of St. Mary of Nazareth and Calvary), (CMM) is a large Anglican religious order operating within the Anglican Church of Tanzania, and with its headquarters a...
Chrysostomos Papasarantopoulos
Rev. Archimandrite Chrysostomos Papasarantopoulos (Greek: Χρυσόστομος Παπασαραντόπουλος , 1903–1972) was a pioneering missionary of the Orthodox faith in Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, and Congo.
Rev. ...
Holy Ghost Mission (Bagamoyo)
Holy Ghost Mission is located in Bagamoyo, Tanzania. The pioneer mission was established by the Holy Ghost Fathers. The original Holy Ghost Church, built in 1872, is reportedly the oldest church on th...
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John Poole-Hughes
John Worthington Poole-Hughes (8 August 1916 - 25 October 1988) was a Bishop of South-West Tanganyika and a Bishop of Llandaff.Educated at Uppingham School and Hertford College, Oxford after wartime s...
Nigel Cornwall
Nigel Edmund Cornwall CBE, (13 August 1903 – 19 December 1984) was a British clergyman in the Anglican Church. He held the position of bishop of Borneo from 1949 until 1962.
Cornwall was the son ...
William Percival Johnson
William Percival Johnson (12 March 1854 in St Helens, Isle of Wight – October 1928 in Liuli, Tanganyika) was an Anglican missionary to Nyasaland. After education at Bedford School (1863-1873) an...
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Evangelical Lutheran Church in Tanzania
The Evangelical Lutheran Church in Tanzania (ELCT) is the federation of Lutheran Churches in the African nation of Tanzania. In 1938, seven Lutheran churches founded a federation known as the Federat...
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Johannes Rebmann
Johannes Rebmann (January 16, 1820 – October 4, 1876) was a German missionary and explorer credited with feats including being the first European, along with his colleague Johann Ludwig Krapf, to ente...
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Emily Ruete
Emily Ruete (30 August 1844 – 1924) was born in Zanzibar as Sayyida Salme, Princess of Zanzibar and Oman. She was the youngest of the 36 children of Sayyid Said bin Sultan Al-Busaid, Sultan of Zanziba...
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Rutabo
Rutabo is the location of a Catholic mission in German East Africa, to the south of Bukoba in what is now Tanzania.In 1928 the Vicar Apostolic of South Nyanza, Joseph Sweens, was saying his breviary i...