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Macedonian Diocese of

Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Strumica–Skopje

North Macedonia North Macedonia

Continent: East Europe

Rite: Macedonian (Byzantine)

Type: Diocese Diocese

Name: Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Strumica–Skopje (English) / Beata Maria Vergine Assunta in Strumica–Skopje (Italiano) / Beatæ Mariæ Virginis in Cælum Assumptæ Strumnitzen(sis)–Scopien(sis) (Latin)

Immediately subject to the Holy See

Depends on: Dicastery for the Eastern Churches

Special Churches

Saint Nicholas of Ruski Krstur (↑), Saint John XXIII of Sofia (↗), Greece (↓)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2018.05.31 – ...):Bishop Kiro Stojanov (63)Bishop Kiro Stojanov (63)

Bishop of Skopje (North Macedonia)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Strumica–Skopje (Macedonian Rite)

Bishop Kiro Stojanov (63)Bishop Kiro Stojanov (63)Permalink
(2018.05.31 – ...)

Bishop of Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Strumica–Skopje of the Macedonians (North Macedonia)
Bishop of Skopje (North Macedonia)

Ut unum sint

Born:1959.04.09 (Radovo, North Macedonia)
Ordained Priest:1986.04.06
Consecrated Bishop:1999.05.01

Titular Bishop of Centuriones (1999.01.04 – 2005.07.20)

Auxiliary Bishop of Skopje (North Macedonia) (1999.01.04 – 2005.07.20)

Apostolic Exarch of Macedonia of the Macedonians (North Macedonia) (2005.07.20 – 2018.05.31)

Bishop of Skopje (North Macedonia) (2005.07.20 – ...)

Bishop of Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Strumica–Skopje of the Macedonians (North Macedonia) (2018.05.31 – ...)

Apostolic Exarchs of Macedonia (Macedonian Rite)

Bishop Kiro Stojanov (63)Bishop Kiro Stojanov (63)Permalink
(2005.07.20 – 2018.05.31)

(see above)

Bishop Joakim HerbutPermalink
(2001.01.11 – 2005.04.15)

Born:1928.02.14 (North Macedonia)
Ordained Priest:1952.07.06
Consecrated Bishop:1969.12.21
Died:2005.04.15 († 77)

Bishop of Skopje (North Macedonia) (1969.10.02 – 2005.04.15)

Apostolic Exarch of Macedonia of the Macedonians (North Macedonia) (2001.01.11 – 2005.04.15)

Contact Info

Website: Link

Statistics

Population: 11,442 Catholics (2020)

Statistics: 9 parishes, 3 missions, 16 priests (15 diocesan, 1 religious), 16 lay religious (1 brother, 15 sisters), 5 seminarians (2020)

Celebrations

Patron Saint: Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary

History

Last updated on 2022.10.23

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