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Roman Catholic Diocese of Jining

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Jining (Latin: Zinimen(sis), Chinese: 集寧) is a diocese located in the city of Jining in the Ecclesiastical province of Suiyuan in China.

Diocese of Jining
Dioecesis Zinimensis
天主教集宁教区
Location
Country China
Ecclesiastical province Suiyuan
Metropolitan Suiyuan
Statistics
Area 40,000 km2 (15,000 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 1950)
800,000
36,240 (4.5%)
Information
Rite Latin Rite
Cathedral Cathedral of Our Lady of the Rosary in Ulanqab
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Vacant
Metropolitan Archbishop Paul Meng Qing-lu

Contents

HistoryEdit

Special churchesEdit

  • Formal Cathedral:
    • 玫瑰營天主堂

LeadershipEdit

  • Bishops of Jining 集寧 (Roman rite)
  • Vicars Apostolic of Jining 集寧 (Roman Rite)
    • Bishop Joseph Fan Heng-an (Fan Heng-nfan) (樊恆安) (January 10, 1933 – April 11, 1946)
    • Bishop Evaristo Zhang Zhi-liang (張智良) (February 10, 1929 – May 26, 1932)

ReferencesEdit

Coordinates: 41°01′49″N 113°07′57″E / 41.03030°N 113.13237°E / 41.03030; 113.13237