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Diocese of Ostrava-Opava

Dioecesis Ostraviensis-Opaviensis



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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 30 May 1996
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Olomouc
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Czech Republic
  • Square Kilometers: 6,360 (2,456 Square Miles)
  • Official Web Site: http://www.doo.cz/
  • Mailing Address: Kostelni nam. 1, 728 02 Ostrava 1, Ceska Republik
  • Telephone: (069)611.65.22
  • Fax: 611.48.19

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
30 May 1996ErectedArchdiocese of Olomouc Diocese of Ostrava-Opava (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1999600,0001,370,00043.8%146562022,9701661402279ap2000
2000600,0001,370,00043.8%152582102,8571763399277ap2001
2001600,0001,370,00043.8%151542052,9261657364276ap2002
2002600,0001,370,00043.8%149552042,9411659327276ap2003
2003424,0001,320,00032.1%151522032,0881756318276ap2004
2004423,0001,311,00032.3%155502052,0631755291277ap2005

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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