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Diocese of Vicenza

Dioecesis Vicentina



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Bishop(s)

  • Giuliano Brugnotto, Bishop
  • Beniamino Pizziol, Bishop Emeritus

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 2nd Century
  • Metropolitan: Patriarchate of Venezia {Venice}
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Italy
  • Square Kilometers: 2,200 (849 Square Miles)
  • Conference Region: Triveneto
  • Official Web Site: http://www.diocesi.vicenza.it/
  • Mailing Address: Vescovado, Piazza Duomo 10, 36100 Vicenza, Italia
  • Telephone: 0444.22.63.00
  • Fax: 0444.32.65.30

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
2nd CenturyErectedDiocese of Vicenza (erected)
20 August 1930Territory LostDiocese of Vicenza (Bubbio, Burcia, and the area between BosÓ and Cittadella) Diocese of Padova {Padua}
20 August 1930Territory AddedDiocese of Padova {Padua} (Saline, Vicentina, and Brancaglia) Diocese of Vicenza
6 July 1964Territory AddedArchdiocese of Trento (Val d'Astico and Pedemonte) Diocese of Vicenza
8 August 2014Territory AddedDiocese of Verona (Caselle di Pressana in Pressana (VR)) Diocese of Vicenza

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1886349,550.0%7900213OTC
1950602,600602,788100.0%7051948996703252,238307ap1951
1969617,670617,99399.9%73123096164273812,747345ap1971
1980701,723703,12999.8%725246971722103992,852349ap1981
1990737,820739,50199.8%687240927795244092,290354ap1991
1999753,409764,92498.5%613239852884213182,257354ap2000
2000753,474766,11898.3%600242842894213182,289354ap2001
2001754,069768,46498.1%586229815925262862,502354ap2002
2002753,045768,39198.0%594234828909262892,235354ap2003
2003753,150768,92897.9%589209798943332621,809354ap2004
2004753,556769,81797.9%580214794949322952,162354ap2005
2010790,848855,60892.4%5331997321,080382611,825354ap2011
2014787,000853,39492.2%4891946831,152412531,658354ap2015
2017780,143849,07491.9%4651916561,189432401,499355ap2018
2020776,068848,16291.5%4211725931,308462131,300355ap2021

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased



Source(s)

  • Hierarchia Catholica, Volume 1, Page 526
  • Hierarchia Catholica, Volume 2, Page 267
  • Hierarchia Catholica, Volume 3, Page 333
  • Hierarchia Catholica, Volume 4, Page 367, and Page 368
  • Hierarchia Catholica, Volume 5, Page 414
  • Hierarchia Catholica, Volume 6, Page 441
  • Hierarchia Catholica, Volume 7, Page 395
  • Series Episcoporum Ecclesiae Catholicae, Volume 1, Page 806, to Page 808
  • Acta Apostolicae Sedis, Volume 23, Page 332, and Page 333
  • Acta Apostolicae Sedis, Volume 57, Page 363, and Page 364
  • Acta Apostolicae Sedis, Volume 107, Page 841

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