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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)
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)

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 2020.05.12

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