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The Diocese of Ribe is a diocese of the Church of Denmark.

Diocese of Ribe

Ribe Stift
Ribe,Denmark,Dom.jpg
The Cathedral of the diocese.
Coat of arms of the Diocese of Ribe
Coat of arms
Location
CountryDenmark
Statistics
Population
- Total
(as of 2016)
358,169
Members302,477 (84.5%)
Information
DenominationChurch of Denmark
CathedralOur Lady Cathedral of Ribe
Current leadership
BishopElof Westergaard

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HistoryEdit

 
Danish dioceses in the Middle Ages

As of 860, Ansgar found a church in Ribe. The diocese of Ribe was formed in 948. During the Reformation in 1530s, the diocese was replaced into a Lutheran diocese.

List of BishopsEdit

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