Roman Catholic Diocese of Odessa-Simferopol

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Diocese of Odessa-Simferopol
Dioecesis Odesensis-Sympheropolitanus
Єпархія Одеса-Сімферополь
Location
Country Ukraine
Ecclesiastical province Lviv
Metropolitan Archdiocese of Lviv
Statistics
Area 138,000 km2 (53,000 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2004)
10 000 000
16 360 (0.2%)
Information
Rite Latin
Established 4 May 2002
Cathedral Кафедральний собор Успіння Пресвятої Діви Марії
Cathedral of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Odessa
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Bronislaw Bernacki
Metropolitan Archbishop Mieczysław Mokrzycki
Auxiliary Bishops Jacek Pyl
Map
Location of the Diocese of Odessa-Simferopol
Location of the Diocese of Odessa-Simferopol

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Odessa-Simferopol (Latin: Odesensis-Sympheropolitanus) is a diocese of the Latin Rite of the Catholic Church in Ukraine. Bronislaw Bernacki is the current bishop of the diocese. He was appointed to the See of Odessa-Simferopol in May 2002.

History[edit]

The history of the diocese begins in 2002, when the diocese of Odessa-Simferopol was erected from the Diocese of Kamyanets-Podilskyi.

Geography[edit]

The diocese is a suffragan of the Archdiocese of Lviv of the Latins.

Ordinaries[edit]

  • Bronislaw Bernacki (4 May 2002 Appointed - )

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External links[edit]

Categpry:Religion in Crimea