Diocese of Hamar

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Diocese of Hamar
Hamar bispedømme
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Location
Country Norway
Territory Hedmark and Oppland
Deaneries 10
Statistics
Parishes 164
Members 312,987
Information
Denomination Church of Norway
Established 1153 (Ancient Diocese of Hamar)
1864 (re-established)
Dissolved 1537 (Ancient Diocese of Hamar)
Cathedral Hamar Cathedral
Leadership
Bishop Solveig Fiske
Website
Website of the Diocese

Hamar is a present Lutheran diocese, named after its episcopal see, the Norwegian city of Hamar.

There are 164 parishes in the diocese.

Lutheran diocese[edit]

In the Church of Norway, the diocese of Hamar covers Oppland and Hedmark. The cathedral city is Hamar, and the bishop is Solveig Fiske.

List of bishops[edit]

The Lutheran diocese of Hamar was established in 1864. In reverse chronolocial order, the following bishops have led the diocese:

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