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Diocese of Ningbo [Ningpo]

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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Elevated: 11 April 1946
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Hangzhou [Hangchow]
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: China
  • Square Kilometers: 20,059 (7,747 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: Ciang-Pei-An, Catholic Mission, Ningbo, Zhejiang, China

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Vicariate Apostolic of Chekiang {Ce-Kiam}
15 October 1696ErectedVicariate Apostolic of Chekiang {Ce-Kiam} (erected)
Vicariate Apostolic of Eastern Chekiang {Ce-Kiam Orientale}
10 May 1910Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Chekiang {Ce-Kiam} Vicariate Apostolic of Eastern Chekiang {Ce-Kiam Orientale}
Vicariate Apostolic of Ningpo [Ningbo]
3 December 1924Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Eastern Chekiang {Ce-Kiam Orientale} Vicariate Apostolic of Ningpo [Ningbo]
Diocese of Ningbo [Ningpo]
11 April 1946ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Ningpo [Ningbo] Diocese of Ningbo [Ningpo]

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
Diocese of Ningbo [Ningpo]
195017,4976,055,267.3%2529543242910110ap2002

Note: Any changes in boundaries over time are not indicated in the above table.


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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