Diocese of České Budějovice

Diocese of České Budějovice


Cathedral:

St. Nicolas


Patrons:

St Nicholas, St John of Nepomuk


Founded:

The diocese was founded by a bull of Pope Pius VI on 20 September 1785.


Basic data

Area: 12 500 km2
Citizens: 740 000
Catholics: 284 156
Vicariates: 10
Parishes: 354
Priests: 117
Churches and chapels: 545