Archdiocese of Lviv

Lviv Archdiocese (founded in 1375, renovated 16.01.1991).

(4 bishops, 12 deaneries, Seminary in Bryukhovychi, 4 regiones, the area of 68,000 km², 271 parishes)

 

Chernivtsi region: Deanery of Chernivtsi
Ivano-Frankivsk region: Deaneries of Galich and Ivano-Frakivsk
Ternopil region: Deanery of Ternopil and Chortkov
Lviv region: Deaneries of Horodok, Lviv, Mostyska, Sambor, Stryj, Zolochiv, Zhovkva

Web site: www.rkc.lviv.ua

 

ORDINARY BISHOP:

 

Archbishop Mieczyslaw MOKRZYCKI

Born 29.03.1961 in Majdan Lukavetski (Poland), ordained priest 17.09.1987 in Lubaczów, parochial vicar, secretary of the bishop, later employee in the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments, 1996-2005 secretary of Pope John Paul II, 2005-2007 secretary of Pope Benedict XVI, 16.07.2007 coadjutor archbishop of Lviv, 29.09.2007 consecrated in Rome. 21.10.2008 Archbishop Metropolitan of Lviv, 05.11.2008 President of the Conference of Roman Catholic Bishops of Ukraine, 22.11.2008 ingress in the Cathedral of the Assumption in Lviv.

Patron saint - January 1

st. Samchuka, 14a, Lviv, 79011

tel .: +38 (032) 276-94-15; Fax: +38 (032) 225-61-14

e-mail: rka@lviv.farlep.net

 

AUXILIARY BISHOP:

Bishop Leon MALY

Born 08.17.1958 in Bar (Vinnytsia region). Ordained priest 07.04.1984 in Lviv 01.07.2000-2002 prefect in the Seminary. 23.09.2000 administrator of St. Mary Magdalene Parish in Lviv, 04.05.2002 Auxiliary Bishop in Lviv, 20.06.2002 consecrated by Cardinal Marian Jaworski in Lviv.

Patron saint - November 10

st. Vinnichenko, 32, Lviv, 79008

tel .: +38 (032) 240-37-41, 240-37-47; Fax: +38 (032) 240-37-48

e-mail: lmaly@tiscali.it

 

 

ARCHBISHOP EMERITUS:

Cardinal Marian JAWORSKI

Born 21.08.1926 in Lviv, 25.06.1950 ordained priest in Kalwaria Zebrzydowska (Poland), 05.24.1984 Apostolic Administrator of Lviv Archdiocese in Lubaczów, 23.06.1984 consecrated in Krakow in the Cathedral of Wawel by Cardinal Franciszek Macharski, 16.01.1991 Archbishop Metropolitan of Lviv, 1996-1998 Apostolic Administrator of the diocese of Lutsk, 1997 Rector of Seminary, 22.02.1992 President of the Conference of Roman Catholic Bishops in Ukraine, 21.02.1998 John Paul II appointed as Cardinal "in pectore", in 2001 proclaimed a cardinal, in 2008 Pope Benedict XVI accepted the resignation.

 

Patron saint - September 8

st. Samchuka, 14a, Lviv, 79011

tel .: +38 (032) 276-94-15; Fax: +38 (032) 225-61-14

e-mail: rka@lviv.farlep.net

st. Kanonicha 13 31-002 Krakow, Poland

Tel .: +48 (12) 411-38-03