GCatholic.org


Map

Diocese of

Požega

Croatia Croatia

Continent: East Europe

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 6,931 km²

Population: 251,094 Catholics (91.1% of 275,705 total) (2017)

Statistics: 93 parishes, 119 priests (96 diocesan, 23 religious), 2 deacons, 94 lay religious (27 brothers, 67 sisters), 20 seminarians (2017)

Ecclesiastical Province: Đakovo–Osijek

Neighbouring Dioceses: Banja Luka (↙), Bjelovar–Križevci (↖), Kaposvár (↑), Pécs (↗), Subotica (↗), Đakovo–Osijek (→)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Patron Saint: Sv. Lovro (August 10), Bl. Alojzije Stepinac (February 10)

Cathedral Dedication Anniversary: September 27

Liturgical Calendar 📅

Website: Link

History


Special Churches

Banja Luka (↙), Bjelovar–Križevci (↖), Kaposvár (↑), Pécs (↗), Subotica (↗), Đakovo–Osijek (→)

Present Prelates

Bishop (1997.07.05 – ...):Bishop Antun Škvorčević (72)Bishop Antun Škvorčević (72)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Požega (Roman Rite)

Bishop Antun Škvorčević (72)Bishop Antun Škvorčević (72)Permalink
(1997.07.05 – ...)

Bishop of Požega (Croatia)

Christus hodie et in sæcula

Born:1947.05.08 (Croatia)
Ordained Priest:1972.06.25
Consecrated Bishop:1997.09.27

Bishop of Požega (Croatia) (1997.07.05 – ...)


as of 2019.11.08

© 2019 GCatholic.org

Up