Diocese of Hamar

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For the old Roman Catholic diocese, see Ancient Diocese of Hamar.
Current cathedral in Hamar

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: