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Archdiocese of Lviv

Archidioecesis Leopolitanus Latinorum



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Bishop(s)

  • Mieczysław Mokrzycki, Archbishop
  • Leon Mały, Auxiliary Bishop
  • Marian Jaworski, Cardinal, Archbishop Emeritus

Suffragan Dioceses

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Archdiocese
  • Name Changed: 1414
  • Metropolitan See
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Ukraine
  • Square Kilometers: 68,000 (26,265 Square Miles)
  • Official Web Site: http://www.rkc.lviv.ua/
  • Mailing Address: Ploscha Katedralny 1, 79008 Lviv, Ukraina
  • Telephone: (0322)76.94.15
  • Fax: 96.61.14

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Diocese of Halicz (Galyc)
1361ErectedDiocese of Halicz (Galyc) (erected)
Archdiocese of Halicz (Galyc)
1375ElevatedDiocese of Halicz (Galyc) Archdiocese of Halicz (Galyc)
Archdiocese of Lviv
1414Name ChangedArchdiocese of Halicz (Galyc) Archdiocese of Lviv
3 June 1991Territory LostArchdiocese of Lviv Diocese of Lubaczów (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
Archdiocese of Lviv
1950987,8007572791,0369535432,470416ap1951
197077,73278,20999.4%685731,06456027ap1971
198081,00083,00097.6%666721,12564334ap1981
199077,28377,64899.5%72721,0733839ap1991
1999175,0006,200,0002.8%74341081,62016277235ap2000
2000173,0006,000,0002.9%72351071,61616890239ap2001
2001170,0005,800,0002.9%81411221,39317898242ap2002
2002160,0005,600,0002.9%82441261,269168102253ap2003
2003155,0005,200,0003.0%91431341,156176109262ap2004
2004154,0005,000,0003.1%95451401,100180135271ap2005

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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