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Prefecture Apostolic of Xinjiang-Urumqi [Sinkiang]

Apostolica Praefectura Sinkiangensis



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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Prefecture Apostolic
  • Elevated: 21 May 1938
  • Prefecture
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: China
  • Mailing Address: Tihwa, Urumqi, Xinjiang, China

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Mission "Sui Iuris" of Sinkiang [Xinjiang-Urumqi]
14 February 1930ErectedMission "Sui Iuris" of Sinkiang [Xinjiang-Urumqi] (erected)
Prefecture Apostolic of Xinjiang-Urumqi [Sinkiang]
21 May 1938ElevatedMission "Sui Iuris" of Sinkiang [Xinjiang-Urumqi] Prefecture Apostolic of Xinjiang-Urumqi [Sinkiang]

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Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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