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Diocese of

København

Denmark Denmark, Faroe Islands Faroe Islands, Greenland Greenland

Continent: West Europe

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 2,166,579 km²

Population: 38,614 Catholics (0.7% of 5,733,251 total) (2014)

Immediately subject to the Holy See

Neighbouring Dioceses: Oslo (↑), Stockholm (↗), Hamburg (↓)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Statistics: 46 parishes, 70 priests (38 diocesan, 32 religious), 5 deacons, 142 lay religious (36 brothers, 106 sisters), 17 seminarians (2014)

Website: Link

History

Papal Visits


Special Churches

All Churches (56)

Oslo (↑), Stockholm (↗), Hamburg (↓)

Present Prelates

Bishop (1995.03.22 – ...):Bishop Czeslaw Kozon (64)Bishop Czeslaw Kozon (64)

President of Scandinavian Episcopal Conference

Vice-President of Council of European Bishops’ Conferences

Ordinaries

Bishops of København (Roman Rite)

Bishop Czeslaw Kozon (64)Bishop Czeslaw Kozon (64)Permalink
(1995.03.22 – ...)

Bishop of København (Denmark)
President of Scandinavian Episcopal Conference
Vice-President of Council of European Bishops’ Conferences

Veritatem in caritate

Born:1951.11.17 (Denmark)
Ordained Priest:1979.01.06
Consecrated Bishop:1995.05.07

Bishop of København (Denmark) (1995.03.22 – ...)

Vice-President of Scandinavian Episcopal Conference (2005? – 2015.09.09)

President of Scandinavian Episcopal Conference (2015.09.09 – ...)

Vice-President of Council of European Bishops’ Conferences (2016.03.04 – ...)

Bishop Hans Ludvig Martensen, S.J.Permalink
(1965.03.22 – 1995.03.22)

Born:1927.08.07 (Denmark)
Ordained Priest:1956.08.15
Consecrated Bishop:1965.05.16
Died:2012.03.13 († 84)

Bishop of København (Denmark) (1965.03.22 – 1995.03.22)

Bishop Johannes Theodor Suhr, O.S.B.Permalink
(1953.04.29 – 1964.10.06)

Pacem et veritatem

Born:1896.01.24 (Denmark)
Ordained Priest:1933.04.01
Consecrated Bishop:1939.01.15
Died:1997.03.10 († 101)

Prior of Abbey of St. Jerome for the Revision and Emendation of the Vulgate (1935 – 1938.12.13)

Titular Bishop of Balecium (1938.12.13 – 1953.04.29)

Vicar Apostolic of Denmark (Denmark) (1938.12.13 – 1953.04.29)

Bishop of København (Denmark) (1953.04.29 – 1964.10.06)

Titular Bishop of Apisa maius (1964.10.06 – 1976.06.16)

Vicars Apostolic of Denmark (Roman Rite)

Bishop Johannes Theodor Suhr, O.S.B.Permalink
(1938.12.13 – 1953.04.29)

(see above)

Bishop Josef Ludovico Brems, O. Praem.Permalink
(1922.10.10 – 1938.11)

Born:1870.08.07 (Belgium)
Ordained Priest:1895.03.09
Consecrated Bishop:1923.01.25
Died:1958.04.05 († 87)

Vicar Apostolic of Denmark (Denmark) (1922.10.10 – 1938.11)

Titular Bishop of Roskilde (1922.10.10 – 1958.04.05)

Bishop Johannes von EuchPermalink
(1892.03.15 – 1922.03.18)

Born:1834.01.21 (Germany)
Ordained Priest:1860.01.18
Consecrated Bishop:1892.09.08
Died:1922.03.18 († 88)

Prefect Apostolic of Denmark (Denmark) (1884.02.17 – 1892.03.15)

Titular Bishop of Anastasiopolis (1892.03.15 – 1922.03.18)

Vicar Apostolic of Denmark (Denmark) (1892.03.15 – 1922.03.18)

Prefects Apostolic of Denmark (Roman Rite)

Fr. Johannes von Euch (later Bishop)Permalink
(1884.02.17 – 1892.03.15)

(see above)

Fr. Hermann GrüderPermalink
(1869.07.09 – 1883.12.15)

Died:1883.12.15

Prefect Apostolic of Denmark (Denmark) (1869.07.09 – 1883.12.15)


as of 2016.09.12

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