Czeslaw Kozon

Czesław Kozon (Danish pronunciation: [ˈɕeslɑw kɔˈsoːn]; Latin: Ceslaus; born 17 November 1951, Idestrup, Falster, Denmark) is the Roman Catholic bishop of the Diocese of Copenhagen.

His Excellency

Czesław Kozon
Bishop of Copenhagen
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Bishop Kozon
ChurchRoman Catholic Church
DioceseRoman Catholic Diocese of Copenhagen
Appointed22 March 1995
Installed7 May 1995
PredecessorHans Ludvig Martensen
Ordination6 January 1979
Consecration7 May 1995
by Hans Ludvig Martensen
Personal details
Born (1951-11-17) 17 November 1951 (age 70)
Nationality Dane
MottoVeritatem in Caritate
Coat of armsCzesław Kozon's coat of arms

His parents were emigrees from Communist Poland. He was ordained a priest for the Diocese of Copenhagen on 6 January 1979. In 1995 Pope John Paul II appointed him Bishop of Copenhagen; he was consecrated by Bishop Hans Ludvig Martensen, S.J. on 7 May 1995.[1]

Styles of
Czesław Kozon
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Reference styleThe Most Reverend
Spoken styleYour Excellency
Religious styleMonsignor
Posthumous stylenot applicable


  • "Om Czeslaw Kozon" (in Danish). Danish Broadcasting Corporation. Retrieved 8 March 2010.

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