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Diocese of

Vitebsk

Belarus Belarus

Continent: East Europe

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 40,000 km²

Population: 170,000 Catholics (11.9% of 1,433,400 total) (2018)

Statistics: 95 parishes, 78 priests (48 diocesan, 30 religious), 77 lay religious (32 brothers, 45 sisters), 4 seminarians (2018)

Ecclesiastical Province: Minsk–Mohilev

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

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Website: Link

History


Special Churches

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

Present Prelates

Bishop (2013.11.29 – ...):Bishop Aleh Butkevich (49)Bishop Aleh Butkevich (49)

President of Catholic Episcopal Conference of Belarus

Ordinaries

Bishops of Vitebsk (Roman Rite)

Bishop Aleh Butkevich (49)Bishop Aleh Butkevich (49)Permalink
(2013.11.29 – ...)

Bishop of Vitebsk (Belarus)
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? – 2021.04.14)

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

President of Catholic Episcopal Conference of Belarus (2021.04.14 – ...)

Msgr. Franciszek KisielPermalink
(Apostolic Administrator 2013.02.25 – 2013.11.29)

Bishop Władysław Blin (67)Bishop Władysław Blin (Уладзіслаў БЛІН) (67)Permalink
(1999.10.13 – 2013.02.25)

Bishop emeritus of Vitebsk (Belarus)

Soli Deo

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

Bishop of Vitebsk (Belarus) (1999.10.13 – 2013.02.25)


as of 2021.06.22

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