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Archdiocese of Freiburg im Breisgau

Archidioecesis Friburgensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Stephan Burger, Archbishop
  • Michael Gerber, Auxiliary Bishop
  • Bernd Joachim Uhl, Auxiliary Bishop
  • Robert Zollitsch, Archbishop Emeritus
  • Rainer Klug, Auxiliary Bishop Emeritus
  • Paul Friedrich Wehrle, Auxiliary Bishop Emeritus

Suffragan Dioceses

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Archdiocese
  • Erected: 16 August 1821
  • Metropolitan See
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Germany
  • Square Kilometers: 16,229 (6,268 Square Miles)
  • Official Web Site: http://www.erzbistum-freiburg.de/
  • Mailing Address: Erzbischofliches Ordinariat, Schoferstr. 2, D-79098 Freiburg im Breisgau, Bundesrepublik Deutschland
  • Telephone: (0761)2188-0
  • Fax: 2188-505

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
16 August 1821ErectedDiocese of Konstanz {Constance} (suppressed) Archdiocese of Freiburg im Breisgau (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
19501,710,2332,605,42065.6%1,5384311,9698687466,5511,022ap1951
19702,292,5504,952,86246.3%1,1092461,3551,6914555,0771,087ap1971
19802,344,8644,000,00058.6%1,3933601,7531,337465275,3791,040ap1981
19902,256,8884,100,00055.0%1,3183261,6441,3721044943,9521,052ap1991
19992,160,6504,540,00047.6%1,1502821,4321,5081584232,7701,084ap2000
20002,148,0674,530,00047.4%1,1242441,3681,5701723832,7021,084ap2001
20012,132,2694,700,00045.4%1,0912341,3251,6091793562,5211,084ap2002
20022,124,8344,600,00046.2%1,0712541,3251,6031853632,2471,084ap2003
20032,114,7024,600,00046.0%1,0662111,2771,6551853082,2811,083ap2004
20062,088,5124,850,00043.1%1,0052111,2161,7172022941,9701,077ap2007

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


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Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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