Roman Catholic Diocese of Litoměřice

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Diocese of Litoměřice

Dioecesis Litomericensis

Diecéze Litoměřice
Dieceze Litoměřice CoA.jpg
Location
Country Czech Republic
MetropolitanPrague
Statistics
Area9,380 km2 (3,620 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2013)
Increase 1,347,000
Increase 163,000 (Steady 12.1%)
Parishes437
Information
RiteLatin Rite
CathedralKatedrála sv. Štěpána
(Cathedral of St. Stephen)
Current leadership
PopeFrancis
BishopJan Baxant
Metropolitan ArchbishopDominik Duka
Vicar GeneralStanislav Přibyl
Map
Location of the Diocese of Litoměřice
Location of the Diocese of Litoměřice
Website
dltm.cz

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Litoměřice Latin: Litomericen(sis) is a diocese located in the city of Litoměřice in the Ecclesiastical province of Prague in the Czech Republic.

History[edit]

  • July 3, 1655: Established as Diocese of Litoměřice from Metropolitan Archdiocese of Praha

Special churches[edit]

Bishop's residence and St. Stephen Cathedral in Litoměřice.
Bazilika sv. Vavřince a sv. Zdislavy
(Basilica of St. Lawrence and St. Zdislava)
  • Minor Basilicas:

Leadership[edit]

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Sources[edit]

Coordinates: 50°30′N 14°00′E / 50.5°N 14°E / 50.5; 14