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Diocese of

Plzeň

Czechia Czechia

Continent: East Europe

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 9,236 km²

Population: 118,500 Catholics (14.2% of 836,500 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Praha

Neighbouring Dioceses: Regensburg (↙), Dresden–Meißen (↑), Litoměřice (↗), Praha (→), České Budějovice (↘), Passau (↓)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Patron Saint: bl. Hroznata

Statistics: 69 parishes, 84 priests (58 diocesan, 26 religious), 6 deacons, 58 lay religious (40 brothers, 18 sisters), 5 seminarians (2015)

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History


Special Churches

Regensburg (↙), Dresden–Meißen (↑), Litoměřice (↗), Praha (→), České Budějovice (↘), Passau (↓)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2016.02.12 – ...):Bishop Tomáš Holub (50)Bishop Tomáš Holub (50)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Plzeň (Roman Rite)

Bishop Tomáš Holub (50)Bishop Tomáš Holub (50)Permalink
(2016.02.12 – ...)

Bishop of Plzeň (Czechia)

Born:1967.08.16 (Czechia)
Ordained Priest:1993.08.28
Consecrated Bishop:2016.04.30

Secretary General of Czech Bishops’ Conference (2011.07.01 – 2016.10.01)

Bishop of Plzeň (Czechia) (2016.02.12 – ...)

Bishop František Radkovský (78)Bishop František Radkovský (78)Permalink
(1993.05.31 – 2016.02.12)

Bishop emeritus of Plzeň (Czechia)

Credidimus caritati

Born:1939.10.03 (Czechia)
Ordained Priest:1970.06.27
Consecrated Bishop:1990.04.07

Secretary General of Czech Bishops’ Conference (1990 – 1993.07.07)

Titular Bishop of Aggar (1990.03.17 – 1993.05.31)

Auxiliary Bishop of Praha (Czechia) (1990.03.17 – 1993.05.31)

Bishop of Plzeň (Czechia) (1993.05.31 – 2016.02.12)


as of 2017.12.14

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