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Diocese of

Sosnowiec

Poland Poland

Continent: East Europe

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 2,000 km²

Population: 610,840 Catholics (93.5% of 653,390 total) (2017)

Statistics: 162 parishes, 406 priests (357 diocesan, 49 religious), 158 lay religious (54 brothers, 104 sisters), 24 seminarians (2017)

Ecclesiastical Province: Częstochowa

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

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Patron Saint: Św. Alberta Chmielowskiego (June 17), Św. Rafała Kalinowskiego (November 20)

Cathedral Dedication Anniversary: August 8

Liturgical Calendar 📅

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History


Special Churches

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

Present Prelates

Bishop (2009.02.04 – ...):Bishop Grzegorz Kaszak (55)Bishop Grzegorz Kaszak (55)
Auxiliary Bishop (1992.03.25 – ...):Bishop Piotr Skucha (73)Bishop Piotr Skucha (73)

Titular Bishop of Segisama

Ordinaries

Bishops of Sosnowiec (Roman Rite)

Bishop Grzegorz Kaszak (55)Bishop Grzegorz Kaszak (55)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 2019.11.08

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