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Vicariate Apostolic of Thessaloniki

Apostolicus Vicariatus Thessalonicensis



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General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Vicariate Apostolic
  • Erected: 18 March 1926
  • Vicariate
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Greece
  • Square Kilometers: 57,550 (22,228 Square Miles)
  • Description: Thessaloniki, Kavala, Xanthi, Volos, Larisa, and Giannitsa.
  • Mailing Address: Kolokotroni 19, 54630 Stavroupolis-Thessaloniki; P.O. Box 50808, 54014 Thessaloniki, Hellas
  • Telephone: (2310)835.780
  • Fax: (same)

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
18 March 1926ErectedVicariate Apostolic of Thessaloniki (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
19502,5004462512232ap1951
19702,1352,135100.0%1782662027ap1971
19802,5003,000,000.1%6641613234ap1981
19902,7503,000,000.1%5555010126ap1991
19994,0003,501,000.1%246666937ap2000
20004,0003,501,000.1%246666936ap2001
20014,0003,501,000.1%246666888ap2002
20024,0003,501,000.1%246666888ap2003
20034,0003,501,000.1%235800788ap2004
20044,0003,501,000.1%246666888ap2005
20108,1003,574,000.2%3581,012884ap2011

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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