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Diocese of

Kalisz

Poland Poland

Continent: East Europe

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 10,800 km²

Population: 732,603 Catholics (99.1% of 739,110 total) (2017)

Statistics: 283 parishes, 2 missions, 586 priests (504 diocesan, 82 religious), 507 lay religious (85 brothers, 422 sisters), 28 seminarians (2017)

Ecclesiastical Province: Poznań

Neighbouring Dioceses: Wrocław (↙), Poznań (↖), Gniezno (↑), Włocławek (↗), Łódź (→), Częstochowa (↘), Opole (↓)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Patron Saint: Saint Joseph (March 19)

Cathedral Dedication Anniversary: September 24

Liturgical Calendar 📅

Website: Link

History

Papal Visits


Special Churches

Wrocław (↙), Poznań (↖), Gniezno (↑), Włocławek (↗), Łódź (→), Częstochowa (↘), Opole (↓)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2012.07.21 – ...):Bishop Edward Janiak (67)Bishop Edward Janiak (67)
Apostolic Administrator sede plena (2020.06.25 – ...):Archbishop Grzegorz Ryś (56)Archbishop Grzegorz Ryś (56)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Łódź (Poland)

Auxiliary Bishop (2014.07.05 – ...):Bishop Łukasz Mirosław Buzun, O.S.P.P.E. (52)Bishop Łukasz Mirosław Buzun, O.S.P.P.E. (52)

Titular Bishop of Chusira

Ordinaries

Bishops of Kalisz (Roman Rite)

Archbishop Grzegorz Ryś (56)Archbishop Grzegorz Ryś (56)Permalink
(Apostolic Administrator sede plena 2020.06.25 – ...)

Bishop Edward Janiak (67)Bishop Edward Janiak (67)Permalink
(2012.07.21 – ...)

Bishop of Kalisz (Poland)

Oportet servire

Born:1952.08.14 (Poland)
Ordained Priest:1979.05.19
Consecrated Bishop:1996.11.30

Titular Bishop of Scilium (1996.10.26 – 2012.07.21)

Auxiliary Bishop of Wrocław (Poland) (1996.10.26 – 2012.07.21)

Bishop of Kalisz (Poland) (2012.07.21 – ...)

Bishop Stanisław Napierała (83)Bishop Stanisław Napierała (83)Permalink
(1992.03.25 – 2012.07.21)

Bishop emeritus of Kalisz (Poland)

Ut Vitam habeant

Born:1936.12.23 (Poland)
Ordained Priest:1961.05.27
Consecrated Bishop:1980.10.05

Titular Bishop of San Leone (1980.08.25 – 1992.03.25)

Auxiliary Bishop of Poznań (Poland) (1980.08.25 – 1992.03.25)

Bishop of Kalisz (Poland) (1992.03.25 – 2012.07.21)

Former Prelates


as of 2020.06.25

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