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Diocese of

Sosnowiec

Poland Poland

Continent: East Europe

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 2,000 km²

Population: 608,000 Catholics (93.4% of 650,680 total) (2018)

Statistics: 162 parishes, 405 priests (357 diocesan, 48 religious), 147 lay religious (52 brothers, 95 sisters), 18 seminarians (2018)

Ecclesiastical Province: Częstochowa

Neighbouring Dioceses: Katowice (↙), Gliwice (←), Częstochowa (↑), Kielce (↗), Kraków (↘)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Patron Saint: Saint Albert Chmielowski (June 17), Saint Rafał Kalinowski (November 20)

Cathedral Dedication Anniversary: August 8

Liturgical Calendar 📅

Website: Link

History


Special Churches

Katowice (↙), Gliwice (←), Częstochowa (↑), Kielce (↗), Kraków (↘)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2009.02.04 – ...):Bishop Grzegorz Kaszak (56)Bishop Grzegorz Kaszak (56)
Auxiliary Bishop (1992.03.25 – ...):Bishop Piotr Skucha (74)Bishop Piotr Skucha (74)

Titular Bishop of Segisama

Ordinaries

Bishops of Sosnowiec (Roman Rite)

Bishop Grzegorz Kaszak (56)Bishop Grzegorz Kaszak (56)Permalink
(2009.02.04 – ...)

Bishop of Sosnowiec (Poland)

Facere voluntatem tuam

Born:1964.02.24 (Poland)
Ordained Priest:1989.06.18
Consecrated Bishop:2009.03.28

Secretary of Pontifical Council for the Family (2007.11.10 – 2009.02.04)

Bishop of Sosnowiec (Poland) (2009.02.04 – ...)

Bishop Adam ŚmigielskiPermalink
(1992.03.25 – 2008.10.07)

Da mihi animas

Born:1933.12.24 (Poland)
Ordained Priest:1957.06.30
Consecrated Bishop:1992.05.30
Died:2008.10.07 († 74)

Bishop of Sosnowiec (Poland) (1992.03.25 – 2008.10.07)

Former Prelates


as of 2020.11.04

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