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Diocese of

Świdnica

Poland Poland

Continent: East Europe

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 4,060 km²

Population: 544,600 Catholics (87.1% of 625,000 total) (2017)

Statistics: 191 parishes, 1 mission, 416 priests (338 diocesan, 78 religious), 496 lay religious (119 brothers, 377 sisters), 41 seminarians (2017)

Ecclesiastical Province: Wrocław

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

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Patron Saint: Św. Stanisława (May 8)

Cathedral Dedication Anniversary: January 30

Liturgical Calendar 📅

Website: Link

History


Special Churches

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

Present Prelates

Bishop (2004.02.24 – ...):Bishop Ignacy Dec (75)Bishop Ignacy Dec (75)
Auxiliary Bishop (2008.03.19 – ...):Bishop Adam Bałabuch (58)Bishop Adam Bałabuch (58)

Titular Bishop of Aurusuliana

Ordinaries

Bishops of Świdnica (Roman Rite)

Bishop Ignacy Dec (75)Bishop Ignacy Dec (75)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 2019.11.08

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