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Diocese of

Rzeszów

Poland Poland

Continent: East Europe

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 6,000 km²

Population: 591,767 Catholics (98.5% of 600,995 total) (2018)

Statistics: 244 parishes, 1 mission, 776 priests (650 diocesan, 126 religious), 465 lay religious (133 brothers, 332 sisters), 62 seminarians (2018)

Ecclesiastical Province: Przemyśl

Neighbouring Dioceses: Košice (↙), Tarnów (←), Sandomierz (↑), Przemyśl (→)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Patron Saint: Saint Józef Sebastian Pelczar (January 19), Blessed Karolina Kózka (November 18)

Cathedral Dedication Anniversary: June 2

Liturgical Calendar 📅

Website: Link

History

Papal Visits


Special Churches

Košice (↙), Tarnów (←), Sandomierz (↑), Przemyśl (→)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2013.06.14 – ...):Bishop Jan Franciszek Wątroba (67)Bishop Jan Franciszek Wątroba (67)
Auxiliary Bishop (1992.03.25 – ...):Bishop Edward Eugeniusz Białogłowski (74)Bishop Edward Eugeniusz Białogłowski (74)

Titular Bishop of Pomaria

Ordinaries

Bishops of Rzeszów (Roman Rite)

Bishop Jan Franciszek Wątroba (67)Bishop Jan Franciszek Wątroba (67)Permalink
(2013.06.14 – ...)

Bishop of Rzeszów (Poland)

Ecce venio

Born:1953.12.04 (Poland)
Ordained Priest:1979.05.27
Consecrated Bishop:2000.05.20

Titular Bishop of Bisica (2000.04.20 – 2013.06.14)

Auxiliary Bishop of Częstochowa (Poland) (2000.04.20 – 2013.06.14)

Bishop of Rzeszów (Poland) (2013.06.14 – ...)

Bishop Kazimierz Górny (83)Bishop Kazimierz Górny (83)Permalink
(1992.03.25 – 2013.06.14)

Bishop emeritus of Rzeszów (Poland)

Omnia Tibi

Born:1937.12.24 (Poland)
Ordained Priest:1960.06.29
Consecrated Bishop:1985.01.06

Titular Bishop of Pertusa (1984.10.26 – 1992.03.25)

Auxiliary Bishop of Kraków (Poland) (1984.10.26 – 1992.03.25)

Bishop of Rzeszów (Poland) (1992.03.25 – 2013.06.14)


as of 2021.06.01

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