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Diocese of Łowicz

Dioecesis Lovicensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Andrzej Franciszek Dziuba, Bishop
  • Alojzy Orszulik, S.A.C., Bishop Emeritus
  • Józef Zawitkowski, Auxiliary Bishop Emeritus

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 25 March 1992
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Łódź
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Poland
  • Square Kilometers: 5,806 (2,242 Square Miles)
  • Official Web Site: http://www.diecezja.lowicz.pl/
  • Mailing Address: Stary Rynek 20, 99-400 Lowicz, Polska
  • Telephone: (046)837.66.15; 837.47.90
  • Fax: 837.43.49

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
25 March 1992ErectedDiocese of Łódź
Diocese of Płock
Archdiocese of Warszawa {Warsaw}
Diocese of Łowicz (erected)
24 February 2004Metropolitan ChangedDiocese of Łowicz (from Warszawa)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1999594,000596,00099.7%334643981,49286473160ap2000
2000592,761594,76199.7%324603841,54383480160ap2001
2001586,536588,55699.7%322603821,535283483161ap2002
2002606,219608,25999.7%325603851,574283495161ap2003
2003604,354606,41499.7%310603701,63380486163ap2004
2004604,354606,41499.7%320603801,59079486163ap2005

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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