Roman Catholic Diocese of Syrmia
|Diocese of Syrmia
|Metropolitan||Archdiocese of Đakovo-Osijek|
|Area||3,766 km2 (1,454 sq mi)|
|(as of 2010)
|Established||18 June 2008|
|Cathedral||Cathedral Basilica of St. Demetrius|
|Metropolitan Archbishop||Đuro Hranić|
Map of organization of Roman Catholic Church in Serbia
Syrmia Bishopric - Grey
The Roman Catholic Diocese of Syrmia (Latin: Dioecesis Sirmiensis) is diocese of the Latin Rite of the Roman Catholic Church, in Serbia. It is subject to the Archdiocese of Đakovo-Osijek. The seat of the diocese is in Sremska Mitrovica.
In 1773, the Diocese of Syrmia and Diocese of Bosnia were joined into a single enlarged doicese that was named the Diocese of Syrmia. In 1963, name of the diocese was changed to Diocese of Đakovo or Bosnia and Syrmia.
In 18 June 2008 the Diocese of Đakovo or Bosnia and Syrmia was divided into two administrative units: the Archdiocese of Đakovo-Osijek and the Diocese of Syrmia.
The current Bishop is Đuro Gašparović, appointed in 2008. Previously he had been the auxiliary bishop of the parent diocese.
- Đuro Gašparović (18 June 2008 Appointed - )