Roman Catholic Diocese of Rzeszów

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Diocese of Rzeszów
Dioecesis Rzeszoviensis
Diecezja Rzeszowska
Katedra Rzeszow.JPG
Cathedral of the Sacred Heart in Rzeszów
Location
Country Poland
Ecclesiastical province Przemyśl
Metropolitan Archdiocese of Przemyśl
Statistics
Area 6,000 km2 (2,300 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2010)
601,598
591,608 (98.3%)
Information
Rite Latin Rite
Established 25 March 1992
Cathedral Katedra pw. Najświętszego Serca Pana Jezusa
(Cathedral of the Sacred Heart of Jesus)
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Jan Franciszek Wątroba[1]
Metropolitan Archbishop Józef Michalik
Auxiliary Bishops Edward Eugeniusz Białogłowski
Emeritus Bishops Kazimierz Górny
Website
Website of the Diocese

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Rzeszów (Latin: Rzeszovien(sis)) is an diocese located in the city of Rzeszów in the Ecclesiastical province of Przemyśl in Poland.

History[edit]

  • March 25, 1992: Established as Diocese of Rzeszów from the Diocese of Przemyśl and Diocese of Tarnów

Leadership[edit]

Bishop Jan Wątroba

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Coordinates: 50°00′47″N 22°01′11″E / 50.013057°N 22.019616°E / 50.013057; 22.019616