Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Kolomyia – Chernivtsi

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Eparchy of Kolomyia – Chernivtsi
Eparchia Kolomyiensis-Chernivcensis Ucrainorum
Українська Греко-Католицька Коломийсько-Чернівецька Єпархія
Location
Territory 7 Raions of Ivano-Frankivsk Oblast and all Chernivtsi Oblast
Ecclesiastical province Archeparchy of Ivano-Frankivsk
Headquarters Kolomyia, Ivano-Frankivsk Oblast, Ukraine
Statistics
Area 14,095 km2 (5,442 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2013)
1,238,400
238,400 (19.3%)
Information
Sui iuris church Ukrainian Greek Catholic
Rite Byzantine
Established April 20, 1993
Cathedral Ukrainian Catholic Cathedral of Holy Transfiguration in Kolomyia
Co-cathedral Ukrainian Catholic Co-Cathedral of the Domition of Mather of God in Chernivtsi
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Major Archbishop Major Archbishop Sviatoslav Shevchuk
Bishop Vasyl Ivasyuk Bishop of the Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Kolomyia – Chernivtsi.
Metropolitan Archbishop Volodymyr Viytyshyn Metropolitan of the Ukrainian Catholic Archeparchy of Ivano-Frankivsk
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Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Kolomyia – Chernivtsi

The Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Kolomyia – Chernivtsi is an eparchy of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church situated in Ukraine. The eparchy is suffragan to the Ukrainian Catholic Archeparchy of Ivano-Frankivsk. The eparchy was established on 20 April 1993.

History[edit]

Eparchial and auxiliary bishops[edit]

The following is a list of the bishops of Kolomyia – Chernivtsi and their terms of service:

(13 May 2003 – 12 Dec 2004) Volodymyr Viytyshyn, coadjutor bishop

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