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Diocese of Świdnica

Dioecesis Suidniciensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Ignacy Dec, Bishop
  • Adam Bałabuch, Auxiliary Bishop

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 24 February 2004
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Wrocław {Breslavia}
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Poland
  • Square Kilometers: 4,060 (1,568 Square Miles)
  • Official Web Site: http://www.diecezja.swidnica.pl/
  • Mailing Address: Kuria Diecezjalna, pl. Jana Pawla II 1, 58-100 Swidnica, Polska
  • Telephone: (074)856.44.00
  • Fax: 856.44.14

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
24 February 2004ErectedDiocese of Legnica
Archdiocese of Wrocław {Breslavia}
Diocese of Świdnica (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
2004653,140687,51495.0%298683661,784508184ap2005
2010667,608678,00098.5%328784061,64492444188ap2011
2014621,000637,00097.5%330844141,500123421190ap2015

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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