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Diocese of

Vitebsk

Belarus Belarus

Continent: East Europe

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 40,100 km²

Population: 171,000 Catholics (11.9% of 1,431,400 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Minsk–Mohilev

Neighbouring Dioceses: Minsk–Mohilev (↙), Vilnius (←), Jelgava (←), Rēzekne–Aglona (↖), Mother of God at Moscow (→)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Statistics: 142 parishes, 82 priests (46 diocesan, 36 religious), 87 lay religious (41 brothers, 46 sisters), 3 seminarians (2015)

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History


Special Churches

Minsk–Mohilev (↙), Vilnius (←), Jelgava (←), Rēzekne–Aglona (↖), Mother of God at Moscow (→)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2013.11.29 – ...):Bishop Aleh Butkevich (45)Bishop Aleh Butkevich (45)

Vice-President of Catholic Episcopal Conference of Belarus

Ordinaries

Bishops of Vitebsk (Roman Rite)

Bishop Aleh Butkevich (45)Bishop Aleh Butkevich (45)Permalink
(2013.11.29 – ...)

Bishop of Vitebsk (Belarus)
Vice-President of Catholic Episcopal Conference of Belarus

Born:1972.03.18 (Belarus)
Ordained Priest:2000.05.13
Consecrated Bishop:2014.01.18

Vice-President of Catholic Episcopal Conference of Belarus (2006? – ...)

Bishop of Vitebsk (Belarus) (2013.11.29 – ...)

Msgr. Franciszek KisielPermalink
(Apostolic Administrator 2013.02.25 – 2013.11.29)

Bishop Władisław Blin (63)Bishop Władisław Blin (Уладзіслаў БЛІН) (63)Permalink
(1999.10.13 – 2013.02.25)

Bishop emeritus of Vitebsk (Belarus)

Soli Deo

Born:1954.05.31 (Belarus)
Ordained Priest:1980.05.25
Consecrated Bishop:1999.11.20

Bishop of Vitebsk (Belarus) (1999.10.13 – 2013.02.25)


as of 2017.07.04

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