Roman Catholic Diocese of Włocławek

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Diocese of Włocławek
Dioecesis Vladislaviensis
Diecezja Włocławska
Włocławek Cathedral.png
Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Włocławek
Country Poland
Metropolitan Gniezno
Area 8,824 km2 (3,407 sq mi)
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2010)
767,511 (99%)
Rite Latin Rite
Cathedral Katedra Wniebowzięcia Najświętszej
Marii Panny
(Cathedral of the Assumption
of the Blessed Virgin Mary
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Wiesław Mering
Metropolitan Archbishop Wojciech Polak
Auxiliary Bishops Stanisław Gębicki
Emeritus Bishops Bronisław Dembowski
Website of the Diocese
Basilica of Our Lady (left) Sanktuary of the Mother of God victorious in Brdów (right)

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Włocławek Latin: Vladislavien(sis), until the 20th century known as the Roman Catholic Diocese of Kujawy} is an diocese of the Latin Rite of the Roman Catholic Church located in the city of Włocławek in the Ecclesiastical province of Gniezno in Poland.

The diocese is a suffragan of the Archdiocese of Gniezno. Erected around 1125, the diocese is currently headed by the Bishop Wiesław Mering, appointed in 2003.


  • ca. 1124/26: Established as Diocese of Włocławek

Special churches[edit]



See List of bishops of Kujawy (Włocławek)

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Coordinates: 52°39′39″N 19°04′04″E / 52.6608°N 19.0678°E / 52.6608; 19.0678