Roman Catholic Diocese of Elbląg

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Diocese of Elbląg

Dioecesis Elbingensis

Diecezja Elbląska
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Saint Nicholas Cathedral in Elbląg
Location
Country Poland
Ecclesiastical provinceWarmia
MetropolitanArchdiocese of Warmia
Statistics
Area9,495 km2 (3,666 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2013)
471,200
451,000 (95.7%)
Information
RiteLatin Rite
CathedralKatedra św. Mikołaja
Current leadership
PopeFrancis
BishopJacek Jezierski
Metropolitan ArchbishopJózef Górzyński
Auxiliary BishopsWojciech Skibicki
Bishops emeritusJan Styrna
Józef Wysocki
Map
Map of the Diocese
Map of the Diocese
Website
Website of the Diocese

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Elbląg (Latin: Elbingen(sis)) is a diocese located in the city of Elbląg in the Ecclesiastical province of Warmia in Poland. According to the Catholic Church statistics 28.4 % of the population went to church once a week in 2013 which was the lowest rank ever since 1980.

History[edit]

Leadership[edit]

Bishop Jacek Jezierski

Special churches[edit]

  • Former Cathedrals:
    • Konkatedra św. Jana Chrzciciela w Kwidzynie, Kwidzyn
    • Konkatedra św. Wojciecha, Prabuty

See also[edit]

Sources[edit]

Coordinates: 54°09′31″N 19°23′44″E / 54.1586°N 19.3955°E / 54.1586; 19.3955