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Diocese of Changting [Tingchow]

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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Elevated: 8 May 1947
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Fuzhou [Foochow]
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: China
  • Square Kilometers: 20,000 (7,725 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: Catholic Mission, Bishop's House, Changting, Fujian, China

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Prefecture Apostolic of Tingchow [Changting]
27 December 1923ErectedPrefecture Apostolic of Tingchow [Changting] (erected)
Diocese of Changting [Tingchow]
8 May 1947ElevatedPrefecture Apostolic of Tingchow [Changting] Diocese of Changting [Tingchow]

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
Diocese of Changting [Tingchow]
19504,3181,220,000.4%41822196628ap2002

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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