Roman Catholic Diocese of Gliwice

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Diocese of Gliwice

Dioecesis Glivicensis

Diecezja Gliwicka
Katedra Świętych Apostołów Piotra i Pawła w Gliwicach.JPG
Cathedral of Sts. Peter and Paul in Gliwice
Location
Country Poland
MetropolitanKatowice
Statistics
Area2,250 km2 (870 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2013)
708,504
642,562 (90.7%)
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RiteLatin Rite
CathedralSts. Peter and Paul Cathedral, Gliwice
Current leadership
PopeFrancis
BishopJan Kopiec
Metropolitan ArchbishopWiktor Skworc
Auxiliary BishopsAndrzej Iwanecki
Bishops emeritusJan Wieczorek
Gerard Alfons Kusz
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Diocese of Gliwice

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Gliwice (Latin: Glivicen(sis)) is a diocese located in the city of Gliwice in the Ecclesiastical province of Katowice in Poland. About 91% of the population is Roman Catholic, however only 39% are practising Catholics (as of October 2013).

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Coordinates: 50°17′29″N 18°39′56″E / 50.2913°N 18.6655°E / 50.2913; 18.6655