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Catholic Church

in

Republic of Croatia (Croatia)

Croatia

Also known as: Kroatien (Deutsch), Croacia (español), la Croatie (français), Croazia (Italiano), Chorwacja (polski), Croácia (Português), 克羅地亞 (正體中文), クロアチア (日本語), Croatia (latine)

Continent: East Europe

Capital: Zagreb

Population: 4,470,534

Area: 56,414 km²

Patron Saint: St. Joseph

Religions: Roman Catholic 86.3%, Orthodox 4.4%, Muslim 1.5%, other 1.5%, unspecified 2.5%, not religious or atheist 3.8%

Languages: Croatian (official) 95.6%, Serbian 1.2%, other 3% (including Hungarian, Czech, Slovak, and Albanian), unspecified 0.2%

Neighbouring Countries: Italy Italy, ↖ Slovenia Slovenia, ↗ Hungary Hungary, → Serbia Serbia, ↘ Montenegro Montenegro, ↘ Bosnia and Herzegovina Bosnia and Herzegovina


Circumscriptions (17): Metr. Archdioceses (4), Archdioceses (1), Dioceses (11), Military Ordinariates (1)


Roman Rite (16): Bjelovar–Križevci, Đakovo–Osijek, Dubrovnik, Gospić–Senj, Hvar–Brač–Vis, Krk, Poreč i Pula, Požega, Rijeka, Šibenik, Sisak, Split–Makarska, Varaždin, Vojni ordinarijat u Republici Hrvatskoj, Zadar, Zagreb

Croatian Church (1): Križevci


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


CardinalsCardinals (1 elector/1 total): Cardinal Josip Bozanić (68)Bozanić (68) | All Cardinals

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


Special Churches Special Churches: Cathedrals Cathedrals (35), Basilicas Basilicas (8), National Shrines National Shrines (3), World Heritage Churches World Heritage Churches (6)

Roman-Rite Church Shrines in the Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy

Documents and Celebrations Documents and Celebrations


Papal Visits


Apostolic Nunciature: Croatia Archbishop Giuseppe Pinto (65)

Conference of Bishops: Hrvatska Biskupska Konferencija LinkLink Archbishop Želimir Puljić (70)

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 2017.08.28

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