Roman Catholic Diocese of Litoměřice

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Diocese of Litoměřice
Dioecesis Litomericensis
Diecéze Litoměřice
Dieceze Litoměřice CoA.jpg
Location
Country Czech Republic
Metropolitan Prague
Statistics
Area 9,380 km2 (3,620 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2004)
1,335,154
276,000 (20.7%)
Parishes 437
Information
Rite Latin Rite
Cathedral Katedrála sv. Štěpána
(Cathedral of St. Stephen)
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Jan Baxant
Vicar General Stanislav Přibyl
Emeritus Bishops Jan Koukl
Map
Location of the Diocese of Litoměřice
Location of the Diocese of Litoměřice
Website
dltm.cz

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Litoměřice Latin: Litomericen(sis) is a diocese located in the city of Litoměřice in the Ecclesiastical province of Prague in the Czech Republic.

History[edit]

  • July 3, 1655: Established as Diocese of Litoměřice from Metropolitan Archdiocese of Praha

Special churches[edit]

Bishop's residence and St. Stephen Cathedral in Litoměřice.
Bazilika sv. Vavřince a sv. Zdislavy
(Basilica of St. Lawrence and St. Zdislava)
  • Minor Basilicas:
    • Bazilika Panny Marie Bolestné, Krupka, Ústecký kraj
      (Basilica of Our Lady of Sorrows)
    • Bazilika Panny Marie Pomocnice křesťanů, Jiříkov, Ústecký kraj
      (Basilica of Our Lady Help of Christians)
    • Bazilika sv. Vavřince a sv. Zdislavy, Jablonné v Podještědí, Liberecký kraj
      (Basilica of St. Lawrence and St. Zdislava)
    • Bazilika Všech svatých, Česká Lípa, Liberecký kraj
      (Basilica of All Saints)

Leadership[edit]

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