Diocese of

Požega

Croatia Croatia

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Continent: East Europe

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese Diocese

Name: Požega / Posegan(us) (Latin)

Ecclesiastical Province: Đakovo–Osijek

Depends on: Dicastery for Bishops

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Celebrations

Patron Saint: Saint Lawrence of Rome (August 10), Blessed Alojzije Stepinac (February 10)

Cathedral Dedication Anniversary: September 27

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History

Present Prelates

Bishop (2024.03.11 – ...):Bishop Ivo Martinović, T.O.R. (58)Bishop-elect Ivo Martinović, T.O.R. (58)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Požega (Roman Rite)

Bishop Ivo Martinović, T.O.R. (58)Bishop-elect Ivo Martinović, T.O.R. (58)
(2024.03.11 – ...)

Bishop of Požega (Croatia)

Born:1965.06.28 (Županja, Croatia)
Ordained Priest:1992.06.28
Consecrated Bishop:2024.06.08

Bishop of Požega (Croatia) (2024.03.11 – ...)

Bishop Antun Škvorčević (77)Bishop Antun Škvorčević (77)
(1997.07.05 – 2024.03.11)

Bishop emeritus of Požega (Croatia)

Christus hodie et in sæcula

Born:1947.05.08 (Davor, Croatia)
Ordained Priest:1972.06.25
Consecrated Bishop:1997.09.27

Priest of Zagreb (Croatia) (1972.06.25 – 1997.07.05)

Bishop of Požega (Croatia) (1997.07.05 – 2024.03.11)

Special Churches

Churches by City (95)

Banja Luka (↙), Bjelovar–Križevci (↖), Kaposvár (↑), Pécs (↗), Subotica (↗), Đakovo–Osijek (→)

Statistics (2022.12.31)

Area: 6,931 km²

Population: 244,335 Catholics (91.7% of 266,435 total)

Pastoral Centres: 93 parishes

Personnel: 119 priests (102 diocesan, 17 religious), 2 deacons, 87 religious (23 brothers, 64 sisters), 10 seminarians

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Pastoral Centres

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Last updated on 2024.05.22

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