Roman Catholic Diocese of Siedlce

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Diocese of Siedlce
Dioecesis Siedlecensis
Diecezja Siedlecka
Katedra w Siedlcach.JPG
Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Siedlce
Country Poland
Ecclesiastical province Lublin
Metropolitan Archdiocese of Lublin
Area 11,440 km2 (4,420 sq mi)
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2014)
714,630 (98.4%)
Rite Latin Rite
Cathedral Katedra Niepokalanego Poczęcia NMP
(Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception
of the Blessed Virgin Mary
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Kazimierz Gurda
Metropolitan Archbishop Stanisław Budzik
Auxiliary Bishops Piotr Henryk Sawczuk
Website of the Diocese

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Siedlce (Latin: Siedlecen(sis)) is a diocese located in the city of Siedlce in the Ecclesiastical province of Lublin in Poland.


  • June 30, 1818: Established as Diocese of Podlachia
  • 1867: Suppressed to Diocese of Lublin
  • 1918: Restored as Diocese of Podlachia
  • October 28, 1925: Renamed as Diocese of Siedlce

Special churches[edit]

  • Minor Basilicas:
    • Bazylika św. Anny (Sanktuarium Maryjne), Kodeń
      (Basilica of St. Ann)
    • Bazylika św. Jana Chrzciciela Sanktuarium Maryjne, Parczew
      ( Basilica of St. John the Baptist)
    • Sanktuarium Maryjne, Leśna Podlaska


See also[edit]


Coordinates: 52°10′11″N 22°16′27″E / 52.169634°N 22.274235°E / 52.169634; 22.274235