Roman Catholic Diocese of Celje

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Celje (Latin: Dioecesis Celeiensis; Slovene: Škofija Celje) is a diocese located in the city of Celje in the Ecclesiastical province of Maribor in Slovenia.

Diocese of Celje

Dioecesis Celeiensis

Škofija Celje
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Celje Cathedral, dedicated to Saint Daniel
Location
Country Slovenia
Ecclesiastical provinceMaribor
MetropolitanArchdiocese of Maribor
Statistics
Area2,711.4 km2 (1,046.9 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics (including non-members)
(as of 2012)
289,846
237,370 (81.9%)
Parishes112
Churches333
Information
RiteLatin Rite
Established7 April 2006
CathedralCelje Cathedral
(Stolnica svetega Danijela)
Current leadership
PopeFrancis
BishopMaksimilijan Matjaž
Metropolitan ArchbishopAlojzij Cvikl
Bishops emeritusStanislav Lipovšek
Website
Website of the Diocese

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Coordinates: 46°13′44.95″N 15°15′45.9″E / 46.2291528°N 15.262750°E / 46.2291528; 15.262750