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Bishop

Bishop

Address

Most Rev. Matthew Kwasi Gyamfi, DD, Ph.D

       Bishop’s House, Box 450, Sunyani

       Tel: Office, 03520-27379, Telefax: 03520-23324,

       Residence, 03520-27009; Telefax: 03520-27383

       Fax 03520-27093

       E-mail: cdsunyani@gmail.com

       Website: www.cdsunyani.org

       Digital Address: BS-0174-1580        Postal Code: BS-0174 

Biography

DATE OF BIRTH:   11th August 1957
PLACE OF BIRTH:  Wamanafo
SECONDARY EDUCATION: St. Hubert Minor Seminary
SEMINARY FORMATION: St. Peter’s Regional Seminary, Pedu
DATE OF ORDINATION: 27th July 1985

1985-1987: Assistant Priest, Christ the King Cathedral

1987: Chaplain and Teacher at the St. Joseph Tr. Training Coll. Bechem

1987: Matriculated at the University of Ghana, Legon to read Geography                 
and Resource Development and History

1990: Graduated in 1990 with a Bachellor of Arts, First Class

1990-1991: Acting Parish Priest at Kenyase, and Chaplain and Tutor at                 
                  Our Lady of Apostles (OLA) Girls’ Secondary School

1991-1993: Vice Rector, St. James Seminary, Abesim, Sunyani

1993: Further studies in Canada, earning a PhD in Geography, and a    
          Masters Degree in Education

1999- 2003:  Rector of St. James Seminary and Secondary School

2001: In addition to his office as Rector, he was appointed Chancellor of  
the Diocese

April 14, 2003: The Holy Father, John Paul II, elected him Bishop of 
         Sunyani

June 28, 2003: Ordained as the Second Bishop of Sunyani Diocese

2003– Episcoapal Chairman of Catholic University College of Ghana, Fiapre

20042011: Episcopal Chairman of National Catechetical Commission

2011– Episcopal Chairman of Education and National Catechetical Commission

2013– Member of Ghana Education Board

2016- Member of University of Education, Winneba Governing Council