Roman Catholic Diocese of Poreč-Pula

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Diocese of Poreč i Pula
Dioecesis Parentina et Polensis
Porečko-pulska biskupija
Location
Country  Croatia
Ecclesiastical province Rijeka
Metropolitan Archdiocese of Rijeka
Statistics
Area 2,839 km2 (1,096 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2004)
208,707
168,699 (80.8%)
Information
Rite Latin Rite
Cathedral Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption of Mary in Poreč
Co-cathedral Cathedral of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Pula
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Dražen Kutleša
Metropolitan Archbishop Ivan Devcic
Emeritus Bishops Anton Bogetic, Bishop Emeritus (1984-1997)
Ivan Milovan, Bishop Emeritus (1997-2012)
Website
Website of the Diocese

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Poreč and Pula (Croatian: Porečko-pulska biskupija; Latin: Dioecesis Parentina et Polensis) is a diocese located in the cities of Poreč and Pula in the Ecclesiastical province of Rijeka in Croatia.

History[edit]

  • 3rd century: Established as Diocese of Parentium
  • June 30, 1828: Renamed as Diocese of Parenzo/Poreč and Pola/Pula

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