Diocese of Oulu

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Diocese of Oulu
Oulun hiippakunta
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Tower of the cathedral of Oulu
Country Finland
Ecclesiastical province Turku & Finland
Metropolitan Archbishop of Turku & Finland
Parishes 61
Members 550,000
Denomination Evangelical Lutheran Church of Finland
Established 1851
Cathedral Oulu Cathedral
Current leadership
Bishop Samuel Salmi
Metropolitan Archbishop Kari Mäkinen

The Diocese of Oulu (Finnish: Oulun hiippakunta) is a diocese within the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Finland. The diocese was first founded in the town of Kuopio in 1851, but the episcopal see was moved to Oulu in 1900.

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