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Roman Catholicism in Liechtenstein


Roman Catholicism in Liechtenstein

St Joseph's Parish Church, Triesenberg

The Roman Catholic Church in Liechtenstein is part of the worldwide Catholic Church, under the spiritual leadership of the Pope in Rome.

Around three quarters of the population is Catholic. Prior to 1997, the principality was part of the Swiss Diocese of Chur. In 1997, the Archdiocese of Vaduz was created, covering the whole of the principality. The first and to date only archbishop is Wolfgang Haas.

External links

  • Statistics relating to the Catholic Church in Liechtenstein
  • Photo of the cathedral in Vaduz
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