Catholic Church


Republic of Macedonia (Macedonia)


Also known as: Mazedonien (Deutsch), Macedonia (español, Italiano, polski), la Macédoine (français), Macedónia (Português), Република Македонија (македонски јазик), 馬其頓 (正體中文), マケドニア共和国 (日本語), Respublica Macedonica (latine)

Continent: East Europe

Capital: Skopje

Area: 25,433 km²

Population: 2,103,721

Patron Saint: St. Clement of Ohrid

Religions: Macedonian Orthodox 64.8%, Muslim 33.3%, other Christian 0.4%, other and unspecified 1.5%

Languages: Macedonian (official) 66.5%, Albanian 25.1%, Turkish 3.5%, Romani 1.9%, Serbian 1.2%, other 1.8%

Ethnic Groups: Macedonian 64.2%, Albanian 25.2%, Turkish 3.9%, Romani 2.7%, Serb 1.8%, other 2.2%

Motto: Слобода или смрт! (Macedonian) (Freedom or Death!)

Neighbouring Countries: Albania Albania, ↖ Kosovo Kosovo, ↑ Serbia Serbia, ↗ Bulgaria Bulgaria, ↓ Greece Greece

Circumscriptions (2): Dioceses (2)

Roman Rite (1): Skopje

Macedonian Church (1): Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Strumica–Skopje

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Special Churches Special Churches: Cathedrals Cathedrals (3)

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Papal Visits

Apostolic Nunciature: Macedonia Archbishop Anselmo Guido Pecorari (72)

Conference of Bishops: Conferentia episcoporum internationalis Ss. Cyrilli et Methodii Link Bishop Ladislav Német, S.V.D. (62)

International Meeting of Bishops’ Conferences: Consilium Conferentiarum Episcopalium Europæ (C.C.E.E.) Link Cardinal Angelo Bagnasco (75)

as of 2018.12.31

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