Roman Catholic Diocese of Sosnowiec

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Diocese of Sosnowiec
Dioecesis Sosnoviensis
Diecezja Sosnowiecka
Kościół Wniebowzięcia NMP w Sosnowcu.jpg
Cathedral of the Assumption in Sosnowiec
Location
Country Poland
Metropolitan Częstochowa
Statistics
Area 2,000 km2 (770 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2010)
730,000
719,000 (98.5%)
Information
Rite Latin Rite
(Roman Rite)
Cathedral Bazylika Katedralna Wniebowzięcia Najświętszej Marii Panny
(Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary)
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Grzegorz Kaszak
Metropolitan Archbishop Wacław Depo
Auxiliary Bishops Piotr Skucha
Website
Website of the Diocese

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Sosnowiec (Latin: Radomen(sis)) is an diocese located in the city of Sosnowiec in the Ecclesiastical province of Częstochowa in Poland. As of 2013 weekly Sunday mass attendance was 27.5%, up from 27.4% in the previous year.

History[edit]

Special churches[edit]

  • Minor Basilicas:
    • Bazylika Matki Boskiej Anielskiej, Dąbrowa Górnicza
    • Bazylika św. Andrzeja Apostoła in Olkusz
      (St. Andrew the Apostle)
    • Bazylika Katedralna Wniebowzięcia Najświętszej Marii Panny, Sosnowiec
      (Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Leadership[edit]

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