Roman Catholic Diocese of Šibenik

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Diocese of Šibenik
Dioecesis Sebenicensis
Šibenska biskupija
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Location
Country  Croatia
Ecclesiastical province Split-Makarska
Metropolitan Archdiocese of Split-Makarska
Statistics
Area 3,246 km2 (1,253 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2010)
123,189
103,046 (83.6%)
Information
Denomination Roman Catholic
Rite Roman Rite
Established 1 May 1298
Cathedral Cathedral of St. James, Šibenik
Patron saint Saint Michael the Archangel
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Ante Ivas
Metropolitan Archbishop Marin Barišić
Website
sibenska-biskupija.com

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Šibenik (Croatian: Šibenska biskupija; Latin: Dioecesis Sebenicensis) is a diocese located in the city of Šibenik in the Ecclesiastical province of Split-Makarska in Croatia.[1][2]

History[edit]

  • May 1, 1298: Established as Diocese of Šibenik

Leadership[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Diocese of Šibenik (Knin)" Catholic-Hierarchy.org. David M. Cheney. Retrieved October 7, 2016
  2. ^ "Diocese of Šibenik" GCatholic.org. Gabriel Chow. Retrieved October 7, 2016

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Coordinates: 43°44′09″N 15°53′20″E / 43.7358°N 15.8889°E / 43.7358; 15.8889