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Diocese of

Świdnica

Poland Poland

Continent: East Europe

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 4,060 km²

Population: 611,000 Catholics (97.4% of 627,025 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Wrocław

Neighbouring Dioceses: Hradec Králové (↙), Legnica (↖), Wrocław (↗), Opole (→), Ostrava–Opava (↘), Olomouc (↓)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Statistics: 190 parishes, 1 mission, 405 priests (336 diocesan, 69 religious), 512 lay religious (107 brothers, 405 sisters), 46 seminarians (2015)

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History


Special Churches

Hradec Králové (↙), Legnica (↖), Wrocław (↗), Opole (→), Ostrava–Opava (↘), Olomouc (↓)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2004.02.24 – ...):Bishop Ignacy Dec (74)Bishop Ignacy Dec (74)
Auxiliary Bishop (2008.03.19 – ...):Bishop Adam Bałabuch (57)Bishop Adam Bałabuch (57)

Titular Bishop of Aurusuliana

Ordinaries

Bishops of Świdnica (Roman Rite)

Bishop Ignacy Dec (74)Bishop Ignacy Dec (74)Permalink
(2004.02.24 – ...)

Bishop of Świdnica (Poland)

Misericordia et Veritas

Born:1944.07.27 (Poland)
Ordained Priest:1969.06.21
Consecrated Bishop:2004.03.25

Bishop of Świdnica (Poland) (2004.02.24 – ...)


as of 2018.11.07

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