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Diocese of

Pittsburgh

USA USA

Continent: North America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 9,722 km²

Population: 847,000 Catholics (40.9% of 2,071,000 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Philadelphia

Neighbouring Dioceses: Youngstown (↖), Erie (↑), Greensburg (→), Wheeling–Charleston (↓)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Patron Saint: Immaculate Conception (December 9), St. Paul (June 29)

Cathedral Dedication Anniversary: October 24 (1906)

Statistics: 200 parishes, 441 priests (335 diocesan, 106 religious), 100 deacons, 1,020 lay religious (139 brothers, 881 sisters), 31 seminarians (2015)

Address: 111 Blvd. of the Allies, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-1618, USA

Phone: +1 (412) 456-3131

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History


Special Churches

All Churches (233)

Youngstown (↖), Erie (↑), Greensburg (→), Wheeling–Charleston (↓)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2007.07.18 – ...):Bishop David Allen Zubik (68)Bishop David Allen Zubik (68)
Auxiliary Bishop (2011.02.25 – ...):Bishop William John Waltersheid (61)Bishop William John Waltersheid (61)

Titular Bishop of California

Ordinaries

Bishops of Pittsburgh (Roman Rite)

Bishop David Allen Zubik (68)Bishop David Allen Zubik (68)Permalink
(2007.07.18 – ...)

Bishop of Pittsburgh (USA)

Nothing is Impossible with God

Born:1949.09.04 (USA)
Ordained Priest:1975.05.03
Consecrated Bishop:1997.04.06

Titular Bishop of Jamestown (1997.02.18 – 2003.10.10)

Auxiliary Bishop of Pittsburgh (USA) (1997.02.18 – 2003.10.10)

Bishop of Green Bay (USA) (2003.10.10 – 2007.07.18)

Bishop of Pittsburgh (USA) (2007.07.18 – ...)

Twitter FeedCardinal Donald William Wuerl (77)Bishop Donald William Wuerl (77) (later Cardinal)Permalink
(1988.02.11 – 2006.05.16)

Cardinal-Priest of S. Pietro in Vincoli
Metropolitan Archbishop of Washington (USA)

Thy kingdom come

Born:1940.11.12 (USA)
Ordained Priest:1966.12.17
Consecrated Bishop:1986.01.06
Created Cardinal:2010.11.20

Auxiliary Bishop of Seattle (USA) (1985.11.30 – 1987.05.26)

Titular Bishop of Rosemarkie (1985.11.30 – 1988.02.11)

Bishop of Pittsburgh (USA) (1988.02.11 – 2006.05.16)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Washington (USA) (2006.05.16 – ...)

Cardinal-Priest of S. Pietro in Vincoli (2010.11.20 [2011.05.08] – ...)

Bishop Anthony Joseph Bevilacqua (later Cardinal)Permalink
(1983.10.10 – 1988.02.11)

Ecclesia mater nostra

Born:1923.06.17 (USA)
Ordained Priest:1949.06.11
Consecrated Bishop:1980.11.24
Created Cardinal:1991.06.28
Died:2012.01.31 († 88)

Auxiliary Bishop of Brooklyn (USA) (1980.02.11 – 1983.10.10)

Titular Bishop of Aquæ Albæ in Byzacena (1980.10.04 – 1983.10.10)

Bishop of Pittsburgh (USA) (1983.10.10 – 1988.02.11)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Philadelphia (USA) (1988.02.11 – 2003.07.15)

Cardinal-Priest of SS. Redentore e S. Alfonso in Via Merulana (1991.06.28 – 2012.01.31)

Bishop Vincent Martin LeonardPermalink
(1969.06.01 – 1983.06.30)

That i may gain Christ

Born:1908.12.11 (USA)
Ordained Priest:1935.06.16
Consecrated Bishop:1964.04.21
Died:1994.08.28 († 85)

Titular Bishop of Arsacal (1964.02.28 – 1969.06.01)

Auxiliary Bishop of Pittsburgh (USA) (1964.02.28 – 1969.06.01)

Bishop of Pittsburgh (USA) (1969.06.01 – 1983.06.30)

Bishop John Joseph Wright (later Cardinal)Permalink
(1959.01.23 – 1969.04.23)

Resonare Christum

Born:1909.07.18 (USA)
Ordained Priest:1935.12.08
Consecrated Bishop:1947.06.30
Created Cardinal:1969.04.28
Died:1979.08.10 († 70)

Titular Bishop of Ægeæ (1947.05.10 – 1950.01.28)

Auxiliary Bishop of Boston (USA) (1947.05.10 – 1950.01.28)

Bishop of Worcester (USA) (1950.01.28 – 1959.01.23)

Bishop of Pittsburgh (USA) (1959.01.23 – 1969.04.23)

Prefect of Sacred Congregation for Clergy (1969.04.23 – 1979.08.10)

Cardinal-Priest of Gesù Divin Maestro alla Pineta Sacchetti (1969.04.30 – 1979.08.10)

Bishop John Francis Dearden (later Cardinal)Permalink
(1950.12.22 – 1958.12.18)

Servio in evangelio

Born:1907.10.15 (USA)
Ordained Priest:1932.12.08
Consecrated Bishop:1948.05.18
Created Cardinal:1969.04.28
Died:1988.08.01 († 80)

Titular Bishop of Sarepta (1948.03.13 – 1950.12.22)

Coadjutor Bishop of Pittsburgh (USA) (1948.03.13 – 1950.12.22)

Bishop of Pittsburgh (USA) (1950.12.22 – 1958.12.18)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Detroit (USA) (1958.12.18 – 1980.07.15)

President of National Conference of Catholic Bishops (1966 – 1971)

Cardinal-Priest of S. Pio X alla Balduina (1969.04.30 – 1988.08.01)

Bishop Hugh Charles BoylePermalink
(1921.06.16 – 1950.12.22)

Quod Deus vult

Born:1873.10.08 (USA)
Ordained Priest:1898.07.02
Consecrated Bishop:1921.06.29
Died:1950.12.22 († 77)

Bishop of Pittsburgh (USA) (1921.06.16 – 1950.12.22)

Bishop John Francis Regis CanevinPermalink
(1904.12.20 – 1921.01.09)

Dominus ædificet domum

Born:1853.06.05 (USA)
Ordained Priest:1879.06.04
Consecrated Bishop:1903.02.24
Died:1927.03.22 († 73)

Titular Bishop of Sabrata (1903.01.16 – 1904.12.20)

Coadjutor Bishop of Pittsburgh (USA) (1903.01.16 – 1904.12.20)

Bishop of Pittsburgh (USA) (1904.12.20 – 1921.01.09)

Titular Bishop of Pelusium (1921.01.09 – 1927.03.22)

Bishop Richard PhelanPermalink
(1889.12.07 – 1904.12.20)

Born:1828.01.01 (Ireland)
Ordained Priest:1854.05.04
Consecrated Bishop:1885.08.02
Died:1904.12.20 († 76)

Titular Bishop of Cibyra magna (1885.05.15 – 1889.12.07)

Coadjutor Bishop of Pittsburgh (USA) (1885.05.15 – 1889.12.07)

Bishop of Pittsburgh (USA) (1889.12.07 – 1904.12.20)

Bishop John TuiggPermalink
(1876.01.16 – 1889.12.07)

Born:1821.02.19 (Ireland)
Ordained Priest:1850.05.14
Consecrated Bishop:1876.03.19
Died:1889.12.07 († 68)

Bishop of Pittsburgh (USA) (1876.01.16 – 1889.12.07)

Apostolic Administrator of Allegheny (1877 – 1889.07.01)

Bishop Michael Domenec, C.M.Permalink
(1860.09.28 – 1876.01.11)

Born:1816.12.27 (Spain)
Ordained Priest:1839.06.30
Consecrated Bishop:1860.12.09
Died:1878.01.07 († 61)

Bishop of Pittsburgh (USA) (1860.09.28 – 1876.01.11)

Bishop of Allegheny (1876.01.11 – 1877.07.29)

Bishop Michael O’Connor, S.J.Permalink
(1853.12.20 – 1860.05.23)

Satis est prostrasse leoni

Born:1810.09.27 (Ireland)
Ordained Priest:1833.06.01
Consecrated Bishop:1843.08.15
Died:1872.10.18 († 62)

Bishop of Pittsburgh (USA) (1843.08.11 – 1853.04.29)

Bishop of Erie (USA) (1853.04.29 – 1853.12.20)

Bishop of Pittsburgh (USA) (1853.12.20 – 1860.05.23)

Bishop Michael O’Connor, S.J.Permalink
(1843.08.11 – 1853.04.29)

(see above)

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