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Diocese of Hongdong [Hungtung]

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Bishop(s)

  • Pietro Liu Genzhu, Bishop

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Elevated: 18 April 1950
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Taiyuan [TaiyŁan]
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: China
  • Mailing Address: Catholic Mission, Bishop's House, Hongdong, Shanxi, China

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Prefecture Apostolic of Hungtung [Hongdong]
17 June 1932ErectedVicariate Apostolic of Luanfu Prefecture Apostolic of Hungtung [Hongdong] (erected)
Diocese of Hongdong [Hungtung]
18 April 1950ElevatedPrefecture Apostolic of Hungtung [Hongdong] Diocese of Hongdong [Hungtung]

Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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