Roman Catholic Diocese of Pavia

Diocese of Pavia
Dioecesis Papiensis
Duomo Pavia.jpg
Pavia Cathedral
Location
CountryItaly
Ecclesiastical provinceMilan
Statistics
Area782 km2 (302 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2013)
185,161
173,000 (approx.) (93.4%)
Parishes100
Information
RiteRoman
Established1st Century
CathedralCattedrale di Maria Assunta e S. Stefano Protomartire
Secular priests110 (diocesan)
24 (Religious Orders)
Current leadership
PopeFrancis
BishopCorrado Sanguineti
Map
Roman Catholic Diocese of Pavia in Italy.svg
Website
www.diocesi.pavia.it

The Diocese of Pavia (Latin: Dioecesis Papiensis) is a see of the Catholic Church in Italy. It is a suffragan of the Archdiocese of Milan.[1][2] The diocese has produced one Pope and Patriarch of Venice, and three cardinals.

The diocese's motherchurch and thus seat of its bishop is the Cattedrale di Maria Assunta e S. Stefano Protomartire. The current Bishop of Pavia is Corrado Sanguineti, appointed by Pope John Paul II on 1 December 2003.[contradictory]

Bishops of Pavia

Other Languages
Deutsch: Bistum Pavia
emiliàn e rumagnòl: Dioceṡi ad Pavia
Nederlands: Bisdom Pavia
português: Diocese de Pavia