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Diocese of Covington

Dioecesis Covingtonensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Roger Joseph Foys, Bishop

General Information


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
29 July 1853ErectedDiocese of Louisville Diocese of Covington (erected)
14 January 1988Territory LostDiocese of Covington
Archdiocese of Louisville
Diocese of Lexington (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
195072,0001,350,4665.3%138241624443079575ap1951
196692,5001,303,0007.1%21420234395371,02085ap1967
1970103,5001,400,0007.4%19019209495431,17885ap1971
1976104,5001,500,0007.0%177201975303298183ap1977
1980110,2001,524,0007.2%18020200551251,08184ap1981
199079,995398,20020.1%1232125639101252851ap1991
199985,202401,12721.2%113211574018943048ap2000
200086,031401,12721.4%9519689623741847ap2001
200188,896401,12722.2%95196926221041647ap2002
200288,485464,62919.0%92193951221140547ap2003
200387,884464,62918.9%92395925241441847ap2004
200489,736464,62919.3%89291986281037246ap2005
200692,250471,00019.6%839921,002281634647ap2007

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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