Mons. Josef Nuzík

Mons. Josef Nuzík

V celé zemi rozezní zvony vybízející věřící ke spojení ve společné modlitbě za náš národ.

Curriculum vitae

Msgr. Josef Nuzík was born on July 25, 1966, in Strání (district Uherské Hradiště) and raised in a family of 11 children. Having finished a vocational school in 1984 he worked at an engineering company and went through a compulsory military service. In 1989 he started his preparation for the priesthood at a theological faculty in Litoměřice and later in Olomouc.

He was ordained a deacon in 1994, served in Nový Jičín and stayed in this parish also after the priestly ordination by Archbishop Jan Graubner in June 1995. Since 1996 he served as a parish vicar in Luhačovice, a year later he was appointed an administrator of Nivnice and stayed here until 2003 when he was assigned to the place of pilgrimage Štípa u Zlína and at the same time appointed a dean of the Vizovice deanery.

In 2005 he was called to serve as a vice-rector of the Archbishop’s Priestly Seminary in Olomouc and worked here for 4 years. Archbishop Graubner appointed him his vicar general in 2009, he is also a canon of the Metropolitan Chapter of St. Wenceslaus in Olomouc.

Personal data

Born: 25 Jul 1966 in Strání
Ordained priest: 17 Jun 1995
Appointed bishop: 5 Jul 2017
Ordained bishop: 14 Oct 2017