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Diocese of Brno

Dioecesis Brunensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Vojtěch Cikrle, Bishop
  • Petr Esterka, Auxiliary Bishop Emeritus

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 5 December 1777
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Olomouc
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Czech Republic
  • Square Kilometers: 10,597 (4,093 Square Miles)
  • Official Web Site: http://www.biskupstvi.cz/
  • Mailing Address: Biskupstvi brnenske, Petrov 8, 601 43 Brno 1, Ceska Republika
  • Telephone: 54.30.33.111
  • Fax: 54.32.37.042

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
5 December 1777ErectedDiocese of Olomouc (Olmütz) Diocese of Brno (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
19491,050,0001,150,00091.3%6801348141,289219913450ap1951
1970981,3601,257,00078.1%5251176421,528117784451ap1971
1980980,0001,260,00077.8%4644642,112450ap1981
1990900,0001,280,00070.3%306533592,50664380450ap1991
1999750,0001,400,00053.6%290953851,94828132474450ap2000
2000750,0001,400,00053.6%2961003961,89328129482450ap2001
2001750,0001,400,00053.6%307954021,86529125468451ap2002
2002750,0001,400,00053.6%305954001,87529121456452ap2003
2003533,0001,354,00039.4%3071024091,30332131452452ap2004
2004533,0001,354,00039.4%3031054081,30632132449452ap2005
2006533,0001,354,00039.4%2971034001,33231135436453ap2007
2012535,5001,360,00039.4%264943581,49540115289449ap2013

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


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Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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