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Diocese of Tarnów

Dioecesis Tarnoviensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Andrzej Jeż, Bishop
  • Wiesław Lechowicz, Auxiliary Bishop
  • Leszek Leszkiewicz, Auxiliary Bishop
  • Stanisław Salaterski, Auxiliary Bishop
  • Władysław Bobowski, Auxiliary Bishop Emeritus

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Name Changed: 23 April 1826
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Kraków {Cracow}
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Poland
  • Square Kilometers: 7,566 (2,922 Square Miles)
  • Official Web Site: http://www.diecezja.tarnow.pl/
  • Mailing Address: Kuria Diecezjalna, ul. Legionow 30, 33-100 Tarnow, Polska
  • Telephone: (014)631.73.00; 628.64.23
  • Fax: 631.73.09

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Diocese of Tyniek
20 September 1821ErectedDiocese of Tyniek (erected)
Diocese of Tarnów
23 April 1826Name ChangedDiocese of Tyniek Diocese of Tarnów
25 March 1992Territory LostDiocese of Przemyśl
Diocese of Tarnów
Diocese of Rzeszów (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
Diocese of Tarnów
1950979,795982,00099.8%614706841,432701,156310ap1951
19701,122,0001,132,00099.1%8551359901,1331671,352356ap1971
19801,178,0001,185,00099.4%9661481,1141,0572641,350402ap1981
19901,305,0001,315,00099.2%1,1331561,2891,0122941,372477ap1991
19991,116,2401,119,74099.7%1,1291311,2608852281,158437ap2000
20001,116,6001,119,60099.7%1,1121251,2379021961,133438ap2001
20011,121,2001,124,70099.7%1,1421351,2778771991,155438ap2002
20021,121,2521,126,92099.5%1,1531481,3018612131,115436ap2003
20031,124,1251,139,95198.6%1,1761421,3188521911,106442ap2004
20041,128,1151,134,31999.5%1,1841501,3348452271,105442ap2005
20101,115,6471,122,58399.4%1,2661491,4157882031,080447ap2011
20141,091,8291,097,27999.5%1,3071481,455750175970450ap2015

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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