Roman Catholic Diocese of Pelplin

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Diocese of Pelplin
Dioecesis Pelplinensis
Diecezja Pelplińska
Pelplin bazylika.JPG
Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption in Pelplin
Location
Country Poland
Metropolitan Gdańsk
Statistics
Area 13,361 km2 (5,159 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2004)
850,000
802,000 (94.4%)
Information
Rite Latin Rite
Cathedral Bazylika Katedralna Wniebowzięcia Najświętszej Maryi Panny
(Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary)
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Ryszard Kasyna
Metropolitan Archbishop Sławoj Leszek Głódź
Auxiliary Bishops Wiesław Śmigiel
Emeritus Bishops Piotr Krupa
Website
Website of the Diocese

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Pelplin (Latin: Pelplinen(sis); Kashubian: Pelplińskô diecezjô) is an diocese located in the city of Pelplin in the Ecclesiastical province of Gdańsk in Poland.

History[edit]

Special churches[edit]

  • Minor Basilicas:
    • Bazylika Ścięcia Świętego Jana Chrzciciela (Basilica of the Beheading of St. John Baptist), Chojnice

Leadership[edit]

See also[edit]

Sources[edit]

Coordinates: 53°55′34″N 18°42′04″E / 53.92611°N 18.70111°E / 53.92611; 18.70111