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Archdiocese of Lucca

Archidioecesis Lucensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Benvenuto Italo Castellani, Archbishop
  • Bruno Tommasi, Archbishop Emeritus

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Archdiocese
  • Elevated: 11 September 1726
  • Immediately Subject to the Holy See
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Italy
  • Square Kilometers: 1,520 (587 Square Miles)
  • Conference Region: Toscana
  • Official Web Site: http://www.diocesilucca.it/
  • Mailing Address: Via Arcivescovato 45, 55100 Lucca, Italia
  • Telephone: 0583.430.91
  • Fax: 0583.430.930

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Diocese of Lucca
1st CenturyErectedDiocese of Lucca (erected)
Archdiocese of Lucca
11 September 1726ElevatedDiocese of Lucca Archdiocese of Lucca

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
Archdiocese of Lucca
1950259,227259,270100.0%415123538481151177248ap1951
1970259,915260,13899.9%357125482539156834261ap1971
1980277,885279,03599.6%315102417666109708260ap1981
1990278,522279,93499.5%26964333836370609256ap1991
1999302,140306,77498.5%282643468731377535362ap2000
2000302,000306,00098.7%275643398901377548362ap2001
2001302,000308,36097.9%280623428831674546362ap2002
2002301,200307,50797.9%287293169531649457363ap2003
2003293,140299,97297.7%277293069571650452363ap2004
2004293,145312,36993.8%277293069571750426362ap2005

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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