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Diocese of Gliwice

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Bishop(s)

  • Jan Kopiec, Bishop
  • Gerard Alfons Kusz, Auxiliary Bishop
  • Jan Walenty Wieczorek, Bishop Emeritus

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 25 March 1992
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Katowice
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Poland
  • Square Kilometers: 2,250 (869 Square Miles)
  • Official Web Site: http://www.kuria.gliwice.pl/
  • Mailing Address: Kuria Diecezjalna, ul. Luzycka 1, 44-101 Gliwice, Polska
  • Telephone: (032)230.71.42
  • Fax: 230.78.88

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
25 March 1992ErectedDiocese of Częstochowa
Diocese of Katowice
Diocese of Opole
Diocese of Gliwice (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1999691,000765,00090.3%2971484451,552172310149ap2000
2000694,000765,00090.7%3001594591,511184300149ap2001
2001690,950762,05090.7%3081654731,460186245150ap2002
2002690,000761,90090.6%3101424521,526164229152ap2003
2003681,000749,80090.8%3181464641,467169208152ap2004
2004667,796731,93391.2%3031394421,510161237153ap2005
2006662,092727,49291.0%3121534651,4231175240154ap2007

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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