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Archdiocese of Tiranė-Durrės

Archidioecesis Tiranensis-Dyrracenus

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  • Rrok Kola Mirdita, Archbishop
  • George Anthony Frendo, O.P., Auxiliary Bishop

Suffragan Dioceses

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Archdiocese
  • Name Changed: 25 January 2005
  • Metropolitan See
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Albania
  • Square Kilometers: 2,263 (874 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: Arqipeshkvia, Bulevardi Zhan d'Ark, Tirane, Shqiperia
  • Telephone: (4)2232.082
  • Fax: 2230.727

Historical Details

Past and Present Ordinaries

Historical Summary

Archdiocese of Durrės (Durazzo)
13th CenturyErectedArchdiocese of Durrės (Durazzo) (erected)
Archdiocese of Durrės-Tiranė
23 December 1992UnitedArchdiocese of Durrės (Durazzo) Archdiocese of Durrės-Tiranė
7 December 1996Territory LostArchdiocese of Durrės-Tiranė
Territorial Abbey of Shėn Llezhri i Oroshit (Orosh) (suppressed)
Diocese of Rrėshen (erected)
Archdiocese of Tiranė-Durrės
25 January 2005Name ChangedArchdiocese of Durrės-Tiranė Archdiocese of Tiranė-Durrės ((also became a Metropolitan))


YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
Archdiocese of Durrės (Durazzo)
Archdiocese of Durrės-Tiranė
Archdiocese of Tiranė-Durrės

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

Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased


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