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Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Gniezno

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Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Gniezno

Archdiocese of Gniezno
Archidioecesis Gnesnensis
Archidiecezja Gnieźnieńska
Country Poland
Area 8,122 km2 (3,136 sq mi)
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2006)
673,559 (99.2%)
Rite Latin Rite
Cathedral Bazylika Katedralna Wniebowzięcia
Najświętszej Marii Panny i św. Wojciecha

(Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption
of the Blessed Virgin Mary
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Metropolitan Archbishop Wojciech Polak
Auxiliary Bishops Krzysztof Wętkowski
Emeritus Bishops Józef Kowalczyk
Henryk Muszyński
Szczepan Wesoły
Bogdan Józef Wojtuś
Website of the Archdiocese

The Archdiocese of Gniezno (Latin: Gnesnen(sis)) is an archdiocese located in the city of Gniezno in Poland.


  • History 1
  • Special churches 2
  • Leadership 3
  • Suffragan dioceses 4
    • Former suffragans 4.1
  • See also 5
  • Source 6


Special churches

  • Minor Basilicas:
    • Bazylika św. Apostołów Piotra i Pawła, Kruszwica
    • Bazylika Św. Wincentego a Paulo, Bydgoszcz
    • Bazylika Wniebowzięcia Najświętszej Marii Panny, Trzemeszno


Suffragan dioceses

Former suffragans

See also


  • Diocese website

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