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Diocese of Gniezno

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Diocese of Gniezno

Archdiocese of Gniezno
Archidioecesis Gnesnensis
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
Bishop Józef Kowalczyk
Auxiliary Bishops Wojciech Polak
Krzysztof Wętkowski

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


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


  • Giga-Catholic Information
  • Catholic Hierarchy
  • Diocese website

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