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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
Location
Country Poland
Statistics
Area 8,122 km2 (3,136 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2006)
678,847
673,559 (99.2%)
Information
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
Website of the Archdiocese

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

Contents

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

History

Special churches

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

Leadership

Suffragan dioceses

Former suffragans

See also

Source

  • GCatholic.org
  • Diocese website


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