Roman Catholic Diocese of Sankt Pölten

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Diocese of Sankt Pölten
Dioecesis Sancti Hippolyti
Diözese St. Pölten
Dom Sankt Poelten.jpg
Dom Mariä Himmelfahrt
(Cathedral of the Assumption of Mary)
Location
Country Austria
Territory Lower Austria
Ecclesiastical province Archdiocese of Vienna
Metropolitan Sankt Pölten
Statistics
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2010)
613,200
540,954 (88.2%)
Information
Denomination Roman Catholic
Rite Roman Rite
Established January 28, 1785
Cathedral Dom of St. Pölten
(Cathedral of the Assumption of Mary)
Patron saint Saint Hippolyte
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Klaus Küng
Bishop of St. Pölten
Metropolitan Archbishop Christoph Schönborn, OP
Archbishop of Vienna
Auxiliary Bishops Most Rev. Anton Leichtfried
Most Rev. Heinrich Fasching (em.)
Map
Bistuemer oesterreich st poelten.png
Website
dsp.at

The Diocese of Sankt Pölten (Latin: Dioecesis Sancti Hippolyti) is a diocese located in the city of Sankt Pölten in the Ecclesiastical province of Wien in Austria.

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