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Archdiocese of Łódź

Archidioecesis Lodziensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Marek Jędraszewski, Archbishop
  • Marek Marczak, Auxiliary Bishop
  • Ireneusz Józef Pękalski, Auxiliary Bishop
  • Władysław Ziółek, Archbishop Emeritus
  • Adam Lepa, Auxiliary Bishop Emeritus

Suffragan Dioceses

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Archdiocese
  • Elevated: 25 March 1992
  • Metropolitan See
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Poland
  • Square Kilometers: 5,200 (2,008 Square Miles)
  • Official Web Site: http://www.archidiecezja.lodz.pl/
  • Mailing Address: Kuria Metropolitalna, ul. Ks. Ignacego Skorupki 1, 90-458 Lodz, Polska
  • Telephone: (042)66.48.700
  • Fax: 66.48.796

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Diocese of Łódź
10 December 1920ErectedDiocese of Łódź (erected)
25 March 1992Territory LostDiocese of Łódź
Diocese of Płock
Archdiocese of Warszawa {Warsaw}
Diocese of Łowicz (erected)
Archdiocese of Łódź
25 March 1992ElevatedDiocese of Łódź Archdiocese of Łódź
24 February 2004ElevatedArchdiocese of Łódź (became a Metropolitan)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
Diocese of Łódź
19501,000,0001,100,00090.9%238763143,184140553138ap1951
19701,150,0001,350,00085.2%3741114852,371163820147ap1971
19801,361,0001,489,00091.4%4001295292,572176820157ap1981
19901,592,1001,700,00093.7%4691426112,605338842204ap1991
Archdiocese of Łódź
19991,470,0001,550,00094.8%5201556752,177378672209ap2000
20001,465,0001,545,00094.8%5271556822,148344678209ap2001
20011,460,0001,540,00094.8%5461306762,159346677211ap2002
20021,460,0001,540,00094.8%5591336922,109336570212ap2003
20031,460,0001,540,00094.8%5581326902,115338559212ap2004
20041,460,0001,540,00094.8%5641847481,951400585212ap2005
20131,410,0001,490,00094.6%5731907631,847240519218ap2014

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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