Józef Kupny

Józef Piotr Kupny (born 23 February 1956) is a Polish Catholic priest, current archbishop of Wrocław, and was the auxiliary bishop of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Katowice from 2006 to 2013.

His Excellency

Józef Piotr Kupny
Archbishop of Wrocław
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ChurchRoman Catholic
ArchdioceseRoman Catholic Archdiocese of Wrocław
Appointed18 May 2013
Installed16 June 2013
PredecessorMarian Gołębiewski
Ordination31 March 1983
by Herbert Bednorz
Consecration4 February 2006
by Damian Zimoń
Personal details
Born (1956-02-23) February 23, 1956 (age 64)
Dabrówka Wielka, Poland
Coat of armsJózef Piotr Kupny's coat of arms

Józef Kupny is also a sociologist, having lectured in several universities in Poland (primarily in Silesia), and author of various sociologist publications. He is primarily interested in sociology of religion and ethics.


Preceded by
Marian Gołębiewski
Archbishop of Wrocław
since 2013