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Diocese of Puqi [Puchi]

Dioecesis Puchivana

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General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Elevated: 10 May 1951
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Hankow [Hankou]
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: China
  • Mailing Address: Catholic Mission, Bishop's House, Puqi, Hebei, China

Historical Details

Past and Present Ordinaries

Historical Summary

Prefecture Apostolic of Puchi [Puqi]
12 December 1923ErectedVicariate Apostolic of Eastern Hupeh {Hu-Pè Orientale} Prefecture Apostolic of Hanyang [Hanyang] (erected)
Prefecture Apostolic of Puchi [Puqi] (erected)
Prefecture Apostolic of Wuchang [Wuchang] (erected)
Diocese of Puqi [Puchi]
10 May 1951ElevatedPrefecture Apostolic of Puchi [Puqi] Diocese of Puqi [Puchi]


YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
Prefecture Apostolic of Puchi [Puqi]
Diocese of Puqi [Puchi]

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

Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased


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