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Diocese of Pelplin

Dioecesis Pelplinensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Ryszard Kasyna, Bishop
  • Wiesław Śmigiel, Auxiliary Bishop
  • Piotr Krupa, Auxiliary Bishop Emeritus

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Name Changed: 25 March 1992
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Gdańsk
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Poland
  • Square Kilometers: 13,361 (5,160 Square Miles)
  • Official Web Site: http://www.diecezja.pelplin.pl/
  • Mailing Address: ul. Biskupa K. Dominika 11, 83-130 Pelplin, Polska
  • Telephone: (058)53.61.221/2
  • Fax: 53.61.699

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Diocese of Chelmno (Culma, Kulm)
1243ErectedDiocese of Chelmno (Culma, Kulm) (erected)
25 March 1992Territory LostDiocese of Chelmno (Culma, Kulm)
Diocese of Gdańsk
Diocese of Warmia (Ermland)
Diocese of Elbląg (erected)
25 March 1992Territory LostDiocese of Chelmno (Culma, Kulm)
Archdiocese of Gniezno
Diocese of Toruń (erected)
Diocese of Pelplin
25 March 1992Name ChangedDiocese of Chelmno (Culma, Kulm) Diocese of Pelplin
24 February 2004Territory LostArchdiocese of Gniezno
Diocese of Koszalin-Kołobrzeg
Diocese of Pelplin
Diocese of Bydgoszcz (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
Diocese of Chelmno (Culma, Kulm)
1950986,3871,017,92396.9%4681295971,65292843346ap1951
19591,022,3911,032,36599.0%6201207401,381120983357ap1960
19701,190,7231,212,68898.2%7301518811,351178964355ap1971
19801,392,7211,447,61496.2%7511278781,586145824391ap1981
19901,612,3071,697,52895.0%8091469551,688160812463ap1991
Diocese of Pelplin
1999802,038850,18694.3%459785371,49382340295ap2000
2000802,000850,37094.3%475805551,44584330298ap2001
2001802,000850,00094.4%475755501,45880320299ap2002
2002802,000850,00094.4%479785571,43981316300ap2003
2003802,000850,00094.4%479775561,44280310301ap2004
2004802,000850,00094.4%483705531,45073317301ap2005

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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