Eparchy of Saint Basil the Great of Bucharest

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Eparchy of Saint Basil the Great of Bucharest
Eparchia Sanctus Basilius Magnus Bucarestiensis Romenorum
Eparhia Sfântul Vasile cel Mare de Bucureşti
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Location
Country Romania
Ecclesiastical province Făgăraş and Alba Iulia
Metropolitan Greek Catholic Archdiocese of Făgăraş and Alba Iulia
Information
Denomination Romanian Greek Catholic Church
Rite Byzantine Rite
Established 29 May 2014
Cathedral Cathedral of Saint Basil the Great
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Major Archbishop Lucian Mureșan
Bishop Mihai Frățilă
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Church administrative divisions
Church administrative divisions

The Greek Catholic Eparchy of Saint Basil the Great of Bucharest is an eparchy of the Byzantine Rite of the Romanian Greek Catholic Church. It is a suffragan of the Archdiocese of Făgăraș și Alba Iulia.[1] The eparchy was erected by Major Archbishop Lucian Cardinal Mureșan with the consent of the synod of the Romanian Catholic Church and the Holy See.[2]

Territory[edit]

The jurisdiction of the eparchy comprises all Catholics of the Romanian Catholic Church residing within Bucharest and the historical regions of Dobruja, Muntenia and Oltenia. The territory was taken from archdiocese of Făgăraş and Alba Iulia.[3] The episcopal see and the cathedral of Saint Basil the Great (Sfântul Vasile cel Mare) is in the Romanian capital Bucharest.

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