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Archdiocese of Warmia

Archidioecesis Varmiensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Wojciech Ziemba, Archbishop
  • Edmund Michal Piszcz, Archbishop Emeritus
  • Julian Andrzej Wojtkowski, Auxiliary Bishop Emeritus

Suffragan Dioceses

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Archdiocese
  • Elevated: 25 March 1992
  • Metropolitan See
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Poland
  • Square Kilometers: 12,000 (4,635 Square Miles)
  • Official Web Site: http://archwarmia.pl/
  • Mailing Address: Kuria Metropolitalna, ul. S. Pienieznego 22, 10-006 Olsztyn, Polska
  • Telephone: (089)524-71-71
  • Fax: 524-71-72

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Diocese of Warmia (Ermland)
13th CenturyErectedDiocese of Warmia (Ermland) (erected)
25 March 1992Territory LostDiocese of Chelmno (Culma, Kulm)
Diocese of Gdańsk
Diocese of Warmia (Ermland)
Diocese of Elbląg (erected)
25 March 1992Territory LostDiocese of Łomża
Diocese of Warmia (Ermland)
Diocese of Ełk (erected)
Archdiocese of Warmia
25 March 1992ElevatedDiocese of Warmia (Ermland) Archdiocese of Warmia

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
Diocese of Warmia (Ermland)
1950671,896736,80391.2%171622332,88342287214ap1951
19701,150,0001,253,00091.8%4221735951,932228398291ap1971
19801,270,0001,345,00094.4%4401806202,048350386246ap1981
19901,356,0001,436,00094.4%5581947521,803312430367ap1991
Archdiocese of Warmia
1999705,000733,00096.2%3751054801,468186244247ap2000
2000697,000725,00096.1%3801144941,410199244249ap2001
2001702,000730,00096.2%3831114941,421199233252ap2002
2002703,000731,50096.1%3811174981,411205231253ap2003
2003708,000736,00096.2%3861155011,413209238253ap2004
2004693,000710,00097.6%3851295141,348226242254ap2005
2010693,000710,00097.6%3881024901,414145248258ap2011

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


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Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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