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Ukraine

Also known as: Ukraine (Deutsch), Ucrania (español), l'Ukraine (français), Ucraina (Italiano, latine), Ukraina (polski), Ucrânia (Português), Україна (Українська), 烏克蘭 (正體中文), ウクライナ (日本語)

Continent: East Europe

Capital: Kiev

Population: 44,291,413

Area: 603,700 km²

Patron Saints: St. Vladimir, St. Josaphat

Religions: Orthodox (includes Ukrainian Autocephalous Orthodox (UAOC), Ukrainian Orthodox - Kyiv Patriarchate (UOC-KP), Ukrainian Orthodox - Moscow Patriarchate (UOC-MP), Ukrainian Greek Catholic, Roman Catholic, Protestant, Muslim, Jewish

Languages: Ukrainian (official) 67%, Russian (regional language) 24%, other (includes small Romanian-, Polish-, and Hungarian-speaking minorities) 9%

Neighbouring Countries: Romania Romania, ↙ Hungary Hungary, ← Slovakia Slovakia, ← Poland Poland, ↑ Belarus Belarus, ↗ Russia Russia, ↓ Moldova Moldova


Circumscriptions (25): Major Archdioceses (1), Metr. Archdioceses (4), Archdioceses (1), Dioceses (13), Ordinariates (1), Archiepiscopal Exarchates (5)


Roman Rite (7): Kamyanets-Podilsky, Kharkiv–Zaporizhia, Kyïv–Žytomyr, Lutsk, Lviv, Mukacheve, Odessa–Simferopol

Armenian Church (2): East Europe, Lviv

Ruthenian Church (1): Mukacheve

Ukrainian Church (15): Bučač, Donets’k, Ivano-Frankivsk, Kamyanets-Podilsky, Kharkiv, Kolomyia–Chernivtsi, Krym, Kyiv–Halyč, Lutsk, Lviv, Odessa, Sambir–Drohobych, Sokal–Zhovkva, Stryj, Ternopil–Zboriv


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


CardinalsCardinals (0 electors/2 total): Cardinal Lubomyr Husar, M.S.U. (84)Husar (84), Cardinal Marian Jaworski (90)Jaworski (90) | All Cardinals

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


Special Churches Special Churches: Cathedrals Cathedrals (27), Basilicas Basilicas (2), World Heritage Churches World Heritage Churches (10)

Documents and Celebrations Documents and Celebrations


Papal Visits


Apostolic Nunciature: Ukraine Link Archbishop Claudio Gugerotti (61)

Conference of Bishops: Conferenza Episcopale Ucraina Link Archbishop Mieczysław Mokrzycki (56)

Major Archiepiscopal Synod: Synod of the Ukrainian Catholic Church Link Major Archbishop Sviatoslav Shevchuk (47)

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 2017.05.23

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