Roman Catholic Diocese of Shunde

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Shunde/Shunteh/Xingtai (Latin: Scioentean(us), Chinese: 順得, 邢台) is a diocese located in the city of Xingtai (Hebei) in the Ecclesiastical province of Beijing in China.

Diocese of Shunde

Dioecesis Scioenteanus

天主教顺德教区
Location
CountryChina
Ecclesiastical provinceBeijing
MetropolitanBeijing
Statistics
Area4,872 km2 (1,881 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics (including non-members)
(as of 1950)
1,150,000
21,000 (1.8%)
Information
DenominationRoman Catholic
RiteLatin Rite
CathedralCathedral in Xingtai
Current leadership
PopeFrancis
BishopSede Vacante
Metropolitan ArchbishopJoseph Li Shan

HistoryEdit

LeadershipEdit

Bishops of Shunde 順得 (Roman rite):

Vicars Apostolic of Shundefu 順得府 (Roman Rite):

  • Bishop Inácio Krause, C.M. (January 13, 1944 – April 11, 1946)

Prefects Apostolic of Shundefu 順得府 (Roman Rite):

  • Fr. Inácio Krause, C.M. (later Bishop) (October 26, 1933 – January 13, 1944)

ReferencesEdit

Coordinates: 37°04′00″N 114°29′30″E / 37.06667°N 114.49167°E / 37.06667; 114.49167