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Diocese of Sosnowiec

Dioecesis Sosnoviensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Grzegorz Kaszak, Bishop
  • Piotr Skucha, Auxiliary Bishop
  • Tadeusz Pieronek, Auxiliary Bishop Emeritus

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 25 March 1992
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Częstochowa
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Poland
  • Square Kilometers: 2,000 (772 Square Miles)
  • Official Web Site: http://www.kuria.sosnowiec.pl/
  • Mailing Address: ul. Wawel 19, 41-200 Sosnowiec, Polska
  • Telephone: (032)293.51.51
  • Fax: 293.51.88

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
25 March 1992ErectedDiocese of Częstochowa
Diocese of Kielce
Archdiocese of Kraków {Cracow}
Diocese of Sosnowiec (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1999801,500812,00098.7%348433912,04946164157ap2000
2000800,500811,00098.7%357444011,99647164157ap2001
2001800,500811,00098.7%353463992,00649165157ap2002
2002800,500811,00098.7%360464061,97150154157ap2003
2003800,500811,00098.7%355403952,02657152157ap2004
2004800,500811,00098.7%353413942,03152154157ap2005
2010719,000730,00098.5%377444211,70753140171ap2011

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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