Province of Bohemia

Archdiocese of Prague

Address: Hradčanské nám. 56/16, CZ-11902 Praha 1
Phone: +420 220 392 111
Fax: +420 220 514 647
E-mail: apha@apha.cz
Diocesan bishop:
Msgr Dominik Duka OP

Cathedral:

Ss Vitus, Wenceslaus and Adalbert

Patron saint(s):

St Adalbert, St Wenceslaus, St John of Nepomuk

Founded:

The diocese was founded in 973 after the agreement of Czech Duke Boleslav II with Emperor Otto I and Bishop of Regensburg St Wolfgang. On 30 April 1344, Pope Clement VI raised Prague Diocese to Archdiocese and thus made independent ecclesiastical province Bohemia and Moravia.

Basic data

Area: 8 990 km2
Citizens: 2 062 000
Catholics:370 000
Vicariates: 14
Parishes:378
Priests:216
Churches and chapels:881

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