Archdiocese of Munich and Freising, Germany

Founded in 739 as the diocese of Freising. Elevated to the archdiocese of Munich and Freising on 1 April 1818. Notable bishops include

  • Blessed Joseph of Freising
  • Pope Benedict XVI
  • Bishop Albrecht Sigmund Herzog von Bayern
  • Bishop Antonius von Steichele
  • Bishop Antonius von Thoma
  • Bishop Ernst Herzog von Bayern
  • Bishop Franz Joseph von Stein
  • Bishop Franziskus A. von Bettinger
  • Bishop Friedrich Wetter
  • Bishop Gregor (Leonhard Andreas) von Scherr, O.S.B.
  • Bishop Heinrich Pfalzgraf von Rhein
  • Bishop Johann Franz Freiherr von Eckher von Kapfing und Liechteneck
  • Bishop Johann Grünwald
  • Bishop Johann Theodor von Bayern
  • Bishop Johann Tulbeck
  • Bishop Joseph Clemens von Bayern von Wittelsbach
  • Bishop Joseph Jakob von Heckenstaller
  • Bishop Joseph Konrad Freiherr von Schroffenberg, C.R.S.A.
  • Bishop Joseph Wendel
  • Bishop Julius August Döpfner
  • Bishop Karl August Graf von Reisach
  • Bishop Klemens Wenzeslaus Herzog von Sachsen
  • Bishop Leo Lösch von Hilkershausen
  • Bishop Lothar Anselm Freiherr von Gebsattel
  • Bishop Ludwig Joseph Freiherr von Welden auf Laubheim und Hohenaltingen
  • Bishop Max Polykarp Reichsgraf von Törring-Jettenbach
  • Bishop Michael von Faulhaber
  • Bishop Moritz von Sandizel
  • Bishop Philipp Pfalzgraf von Rhein
  • Bishop Philipp von der Pfalz
  • Bishop Reinhard Marx
  • Bishop Ruprecht Pfalzgraf von Rhein
  • Bishop Sixtus von Tannberg
  • Bishop Stephan von Seiboldsdorf
  • Bishop Veit Adam Gepeckh von Arnsbach

See also