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Diocese of Yanzhou [Yenchow]

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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Elevated: 11 April 1946
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Jinan [Tsinan]
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: China
  • Mailing Address: Catholic Mission, Bishop's House, Yanzhou, Shandong, China

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Mission "Sui Iuris" of Southern Shantung {Scian-Ton Meridionale}
2 January 1882SplitVicariate Apostolic of Shantung {Scian-Ton} (Chan-tong) Vicariate Apostolic of Northern Shantung {Scian-Ton Settentrionale}
Mission "Sui Iuris" of Southern Shantung {Scian-Ton Meridionale}
Vicariate Apostolic of Southern Shantung {Scian-Ton Meridionale}
22 December 1885ElevatedMission "Sui Iuris" of Southern Shantung {Scian-Ton Meridionale} Vicariate Apostolic of Southern Shantung {Scian-Ton Meridionale}
Vicariate Apostolic of Yenchowfu
3 December 1924Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Southern Shantung {Scian-Ton Meridionale} Vicariate Apostolic of Yenchowfu
Diocese of Yanzhou [Yenchow]
11 April 1946ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Yenchowfu Diocese of Yanzhou [Yenchow]

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
Diocese of Yanzhou [Yenchow]
195060,0004,000,0001.5%930391,538824ap1951

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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