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Diocese of Iaşi

Dioecesis Iasensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Petru Gherghel, Bishop
  • Aurel Percă, Auxiliary Bishop

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 27 June 1884
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Bucarest {Bucureşti}
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Romania
  • Square Kilometers: 46,378 (17,913 Square Miles)
  • Official Web Site: http://www.ercis.ro/
  • Mailing Address: Episcopia Romano-Catolica, Bul. Stefan-cel-Mare 26, RO-700064 Iasi, Romania
  • Telephone: (0232)212.003/4
  • Fax: 212.006

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
27 June 1884ErectedDiocese of Iaşi (erected)
28 October 1993Territory LostDiocese of Iaşi
Diocese of Tiraspol
Apostolic Administration of Moldova (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1949140,0004,000,0003.5%4652981,428109ap1951
1970199,7664,145,0964.8%100531531,3055377ap1971
1974221,3354,145,0965.3%97481451,52648104ap1981
1988265,5004,488,5005.9%155361911,390402498ap1991
1999267,7315,145,0005.2%187622491,075441389122ap2000
2000264,7174,887,9955.4%20766273969255380124ap2001
2001264,3804,852,2135.4%21068278951261411125ap2002
2002268,2914,861,1035.5%22677303885314437126ap2003
2003250,2844,837,2035.2%23088318787321454126ap2004
2004258,9134,301,4906.0%23386319811288467126ap2005
2006255,7984,762,0855.4%248116364702325463130ap2007

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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