Roman Catholic Diocese of Płock

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Diocese of Płock
Dioecesis Plocensis
Diecezja Płocka
Katedra Plock-2 cropped.jpg
Cathedral of St. Mary of Masovia
Location
Country Poland
Ecclesiastical province Warszawa
Metropolitan Archdiocese of Warszawa
Statistics
Area 11,000 km2 (4,200 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2004)
806,800
777,000 (96.3%)
Information
Rite Latin Rite
Established 10th Century
Cathedral Katedra pw. św. Zygmunta
(Cathedral of St. Mary of Masovia)
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Piotr Libera
Metropolitan Archbishop Cardinal Kazimierz Nycz
Auxiliary Bishops Roman Adam Marcinkowski
Website
Website of the Diocese

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Płock (Latin: Plocen(sis)) is an diocese located in the city of Płock in the Ecclesiastical province of Warszawa in Poland.

Sunday mass attendance in 2013 was 30.7% of the population (39.1% Polish average) placing it to the group of less religious dioceses in the country.

History[edit]

  • 1075: Established as Diocese of Płock

Special churches[edit]

  • Minor Basilicas:
    • Bazylika pw. Zwiastowania NMP, Czerwińsk
      (Assumption)
    • Bazylika pw. Zwiastowania NMP (Parafię św. Mateusza), Pułtusk
      (Annunciation)
      The Interior of the Bazylika Zwiastowania at Pułtusk

Leadership[edit]

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