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Diocese of Cloyne

Dioecesis Cloynensis



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Bishop(s)

  • William Crean, Bishop
  • John Magee, S.P.S., Bishop Emeritus

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 580
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Cashel (-Emly)
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Ireland
  • Square Kilometers: 3,440 (1,328 Square Miles)
  • Description: Most of County Cork
  • Official Web Site: http://www.cloynediocese.ie/
  • Mailing Address: Cloyne Diocesan Centre, Cobh, Co. Cork, Ireland
  • Telephone: (021)4811-430
  • Fax: 4811-026

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
580ErectedDiocese of Cloyne (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1950106,011108,52797.7%1531516863110053847ap1951
1970106,419108,17798.4%148131616609045646ap1971
1980114,000115,50098.7%16191706707641346ap1981
1990123,728125,38498.7%16261687364435746ap1991
1999123,426125,38498.4%15961657483027246ap2000
2000126,357128,29798.5%15341578042227246ap2001
2001128,954130,83498.6%15651618002225446ap2002
2002129,823131,71998.6%15551608111725446ap2003
2003133,940136,05298.4%16021628261424146ap2004
2004136,312138,34698.5%162162841823046ap2005
2006147,522149,86498.4%13911401,053623446ap2007
2013151,144169,31889.3%11811191,270116646ap2014

Note: Any changes in boundaries over time are not indicated in the above table.


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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