Roman Catholic Diocese of Sandomierz

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Diocese of Sandomierz
Dioecesis Sandomiriensis
Diecezja Sandomierska
Sandomierz Katedra1.jpg
Location
Country Poland
Ecclesiastical province Lublin
Metropolitan Lublin
Statistics
Area 7,850 km2 (3,030 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2010)
721,648
701,426 (97.2%)
Information
Rite Latin Rite
Cathedral Bazylika Katedralna pw. Narodzenia
Najświętszej Maryi Panny

(Cathedral Basilica of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary)
Co-cathedral Bazylika Mniejsza Konkatedra pod wezwaniem
Matki Bożej Królowej Polski in Stalowa Wola
(Co-Cathedral Basilica of Mary Queen of Poland)
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Krzysztof Nitkiewicz
Metropolitan Archbishop Stanisław Budzik
Emeritus Bishops Wacław Świerzawski
Edward Marian Frankowski
Website
Website of the Diocese

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Sandomierz (Latin: Sandomirien(sis)) is an diocese located in the city of Sandomierz in the Ecclesiastical province of Lublin in Poland.

History[edit]

  • June 30, 1818: Established as Diocese of Sandomierz
  • October 3, 1981: Renamed as Diocese of Sandomierz – Radom
  • March 25, 1992: Renamed as Diocese of Sandomierz

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