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Diocese of

Kalisz

Poland Poland

Continent: East Europe

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 10,800 km²

Population: 732,100 Catholics (99.4% of 736,160 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Poznań

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

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Statistics: 282 parishes, 580 priests (500 diocesan, 80 religious), 507 lay religious (83 brothers, 424 sisters), 42 seminarians (2015)

Website: Link

History

Papal Visits


Special Churches

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

Present Prelates

Bishop (2012.07.21 – ...):Bishop Edward Janiak (66)Bishop Edward Janiak (66)
Auxiliary Bishop (2014.07.05 – ...):Bishop Łukasz Mirosław Buzun, O.S.P.P.E. (50)Bishop Łukasz Mirosław Buzun, O.S.P.P.E. (50)

Titular Bishop of Chusira

Ordinaries

Bishops of Kalisz (Roman Rite)

Bishop Edward Janiak (66)Bishop Edward Janiak (66)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 (81)Bishop Stanisław Napierała (81)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 2018.11.07

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