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Catholic Church

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Czech Republic (Czechia)

Czechia

Also known as: Tschechien (Deutsch), República Checa (español), la République tchèque (français), Repubblica Ceca (Italiano), Czechy (polski), Tcheca (Português), 捷克 (正體中文), チェコ (日本語), Cechia (latine)

Continent: East Europe

Capital: Prague

Population: 10,627,448

Area: 77,276 km²

Patron Saints: St. Wenceslaus, St. John Nepomucene, St. Procopius

Religions: Roman Catholic 10.4%, Protestant (includes Czech Brethren and Hussite) 1.1%, other and unspecified 54%, none 34.5%

Languages: Czech 95.4%, Slovak 1.6%, other 3%

Motto: Pravda vítězí! (Czech) (Truth prevails!)

Neighbouring Countries: Germany Germany, ↗ Poland Poland, ↘ Slovakia Slovakia, ↓ Austria Austria


Circumscriptions (9): Metr. Archdioceses (2), Dioceses (6), Apostolic Exarchates (1)


Roman Rite (8): Brno, České Budějovice, Hradec Králové, Litoměřice, Olomouc, Ostrava–Opava, Plzeň, Praha

Ruthenian Church (1): Czech Republic


by Type | by Name | by Ecclesiastical Province
Changes in Circumscriptions | Former Circumscriptions


CardinalsCardinals (1 elector/1 total): Cardinal Dominik Duka, O.P. (74)Duka (74) | All Cardinals

BishopsBishops: by Age | by Name | by Precedence | Jubilarians | Recent Events


Special Churches Special Churches: Cathedrals Cathedrals (11), Basilicas Basilicas (15), National Shrines National Shrines (1), World Heritage Churches World Heritage Churches (8)

Roman-Rite Church Shrines in the Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy

Documents and Celebrations Documents and Celebrations


Papal Visits


Apostolic Nunciature: Czech Republic Archbishop Giuseppe Leanza (74)

Conference of Bishops: Česká Biskupská Konference Link Cardinal Dominik Duka, O.P. (74)

International Meeting of Bishops’ Conferences: Commissio Episcopatuum Communitatis Europææ (COM.E.C.E.) Link Cardinal Reinhard Marx (63)

International Meeting of Bishops’ Conferences: Consilium Conferentiarum Episcopalium Europæ (C.C.E.E.) Link Cardinal Angelo Bagnasco (74)


as of 2017.08.04

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