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New diocese established in Botswana

October 03, 2017

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CWN Editor's Note: Botswana, an African nation of 2.2 million, is nearly 80% Christian, but the new diocese will cover an area that is only 1.4% Catholic. Francistown, the see of the new diocese, is the nation’s 2nd-largest city.

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