Roman Catholic Diocese of Tarnów

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Diocese of Tarnów
Dioecesis Tarnoviensis
Diecezja Tarnowska
KatedraNarodzeniaNMP-POL, Tarnów.jpg
Cathedral Basilica of the Nativity of the Virgin Mary in Tarnów
Location
Country Poland
Metropolitan Kraków
Statistics
Area 7.56625 km2 (2.92135 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2010)
1,122,583
1,115,647 (99.4%)
Information
Rite Latin Rite
Cathedral Bazylika katedralna Narodzenia NMP w Tarnowie
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Andrzej Jeż
Metropolitan Archbishop Stanisław Dziwisz
Auxiliary Bishops Wiesław Lechowicz
Stanisław Salaterski
Jan Piotrowski[1]
Emeritus Bishops Władysław Bobowski

The Diocese of Tarnów is a Roman Catholic diocese in Poland.[2] According to Church statistics, it is the most religious diocese in Poland, with 72.5% weekly Mass attendance.[3]

Bishop Jeż

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://press.vatican.va/content/salastampa/en/bollettino/pubblico/2013/12/14/0840/01887.html
  2. ^ Tarnów - Catholic Encyclopedia article
  3. ^ Tygodnik Katolicki - Gość Niedzielny - Wydanie Internetowe

 This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domainHerbermann, Charles, ed. (1913). Catholic Encyclopedia. Robert Appleton Company. 

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