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Dioceses in China M-Z

 

For the list of the dioceses, the new nomenclature of the Annuario Pontificio was used. Dioceses and their names according to the CPA are shown as cross-references.

 

 

Macau, 1575 Diocese

 

Carneiro Leitão, Melchior (1556/58-81), Administrator

Nunes de Figueira, Diego (1576-78), Administrator

, Leonard de (1578-?), Bishop

Piedade, Jean de (1594-1623), Bishop

Correia Valente, Diego (1626-33), Apost. Administrator

Casal, João de (1690-1735), Bishop

Trigueiros, Eugenio (1725-35), Coadjutor

Trigueiros, Eugenio (1735-40), Bishop

De Santa Rosa, Hilario (1740-52), Bishop

Mendes dos Reis, Bartolomeu Manoel (1753-73), Bishop

Da Silva Pedrosa Guimarães, Alexandre (1773-89), Bishop

Da Silva, Marcelino Jose (1789-1802), Bishop

Santo Galdino, Manuel (1802-04), Bishop

Chacim, Francisco (1804-28), Bishop

Rodrigues Pereira de Borja, Nicolas (1843-45), Bishop

Mata, Jerome José de (1844-45), Coadjutor

Mata, Jerome José de (1845-62), Bishop

Perairo Botelho do Amaral y Pimentel, João (1866-71), Bishop

Da Souza Ennes, Manuel Bernardo (1874-83), Bishop

Medeiros, Antonio Joaquim de (1884-97), Bishop

Carvalho, José Manuel de (1897-1902), Bishop

Azevedo e Castro, João Paulino (1902-18), Bishop

Da Costa Nuñes, José (1920-40), Bishop

Ramalho, João de Deus (1942-54), Bishop

Da Costa Vaz, Policarpo (1954-60), Bishop

Tavares, Paulo José (1961-73), Bishop

Rodrigues da Costa, Arquiminio (1976-88), Bishop

Lam Ka Tseung, Domingos (1987-88), Coadjutor

Lam Ka Tseung, Domingos (1988-2003), Bishop

Lai Hung Seng, Jose (2001-2003), Coadjutor

Lai Hung Seng, Jose (2003-2016 ), Bishop

Lee Bun Sang, Stephen (2016-  ), Bishop

 

 

Manchuria, see Shenyang

Manciuria Meridionale, see Shenyang

Manciuria Settentrionale, see Jilin

Manciuria, see Shenyang

 


Meixian [Kayíng], 20.2.1929 Apost. Prefecture, 18.6.1935 Apost. Vicariate, 11.4.1946 Diocese

 

Ford, Francis Xavier (1929-35), Apost. Prefect

Ford, Francis Xavier (1935-46), Apost. Vicar

Ford, Francis Xavier (1946-52), Bishop

Zhong Quanzhang, Anthony (1989-2000), Bishop

Liao Hongqing, Joseph (2003- ), Bishop

 

 

Meizhou, see Meixian

Minbei, see Jian'ou

Min-Hou, see Fuzhou

Mindong, see Xiapu

Mongolia Centrale, see Chongli-Xiwanzi

Mongolia Occiduo-Meridionale, see Hohhot

Mongolia Orientale, see Jinzhou

Mongolia, see Chongli-Xiwanzi

Mukden, see Shenyang

 

 

Nanchang, 1696-1709 Apost. Vicariate Kiam-Si [Kiangsi], re-established 14.8.1838, 19.8.1879 name changed to Northern Kiangsi [Kiam-Si Settentrionale], 20.8.1920 name changed to Kiou-Kiang, 11.4.1946 Archdiocese Nanchang, for CPA together with Yujiang, Nancheng, Ganzhou and Ji'an patriotic diocese of Jiangxi

 

 

Benavente, Alvaro de (1696-1709), Apost. Vicar

Rameaux, François Alexis (1838-45), Apost. Vicar

Laribe, Bernard Vincent (1844-45), Coadjutor

Laribe, Bernard Vincent (1845-50), Apost. Vicar

Jandard, André (1850), Apost. Vicar (Elect, but declined nomination)

Delaplace, Louis Gabriel (1852-54), Apost. Vicar

Danicourt, François Xavier (1854-60), Apost. Vicar

Anot, Antoine (1860-65), Apost. Pro-Vicar

Baldus, Jean Henri  (1865-69), Apost. Vicar

Tagliabue, François (1868-69), Coadjutor

Rouger, François Adrien (1869-70), Apost. Pro-Vicar

Bray, Geraud (1870-1905), Apost. Vicar

Ferrant, Paul Léon (1898-1905), Coadjutor

Ferrant, Paul Léon (1905-10), Apost. Vicar

Fatiguet, Louis Elisée (1911-31), Apost. Vicar

Dumond, Paul Marie (1931-44), Apost. Vicar

Zhou Jishi (Chow Chi-shih), Joseph (1946-72), Archbishop

Wu Shi-zhen, John (1987-91), Coadjutor or Aux.-Bishop

Wu Shi-zhen, John (1991- 2014), Bishop

Li Suguang, John Baptist (2010 - 2014), Coadjutor

Li Suguang, John Baptist (2014 - ), Bishop

 

 

Nancheng,  29.11.1932 Apost. Prefecture Kienchangfu, 13.12.1938 Apost. Vicariate Nancheng, 11.4.1946 Diocese, for CPS part of patriotic diocese of Jiangxi

 

Cleary, Patrick (1933-38), Apost. Prefect

Cleary, Patrick (1938-46), Apost. Vicar

Cleary, Patrick (1946-70), Bishop

Hu Qin-ming, (1958-1966/76), Bishop

 

 

Nanchong [Shunking], 2.8.1929 Apost. Vicar, 11.4.1946 Diözese

 

Wang Wencheng, Paul (1929-46), Apost. Vicar

Wang Wencheng, Paul (1946-61), Bishop

Fan Dao-jiang, (1963-87), Bishop

Huang Woze, Michael (1989-2004), Bishop

Chen Gong’ao, Joseph ( -2012), Administrator

Chen Gong’ao, Joseph (2012- ), Bishop

 

 

Nanjing [Nanking], 30.9.1660 Apost. Vicariate, 10.4.1690 Diocese, 21.1.1856 Apost. Vicariate Kiang-nan, 8.8.1921 name changed to Kiangsu, 1.5.1922 name changed to Nanking [Nanjing], 11.4.1946 Archdiocese, for CPA together with Yangzhou patriotic diocese of Nanjing

 

Cotolendi, Ignace (1660-62), Apost. Vicar

Lo(u) Wen-tsao, Gregor (1674-90), Apost. Vicar

Lo(u) Wen-tsao, Gregor (1690-91), Bishop

Monteiro, José (1691), elected bishop by King of Portugal, but Pope refused

     confirmation

Spinola, Francisco (1691 ?), Bishop (Elect), probably died on the day of his

     nomination

Nicolais, Giovanni Francesco de (1691-96), Bishop

Ciceri, Alessandro (1696-1703), Bishop

De Silva, Antonio (1707), Bishop (?)

Paes-Godigno, Antonio (1718-21), Bishop

De Jesus-Maria-Joseph, Emmanuel (1721-39), Bishop

De Santa Rosa de Viterbo, Francesco (1742-50), Bishop

Laimbeckhoven, Godfried Xavier (1752-87), Bishop

Burger, Nathaniel (1778-1780) Coadjutor

Carvalho Gomes da Silva, Eusebio Luciano (1789-90), Bishop

Gouvea, Alejandro de (1787-1804), Administrator

Pires Pereira, Caetano (1804-38), Bishop

Besi, Ludovico Maria conte de (1839-48), Administrator

Maresca, Francesco (1846-49), Coadjutor

Maresca, Francesco (1849-55), Apost. Administrator

Spelta, Louis-Celestin (1848-55), Coadjutor

Spelta, Louis-Celestin (1855-56), Apost. Administrator

Borgniet, André-Pierre (1859-62), Apost. Vicar

Lemaitre, Maturin (1862-63), Apost. Pro-Vicar

Gonnet, Joseph (1863-66), Apost. Pro-Vicar

Languillat, Adrien (1864-78), Apost. Vicar

Garnier, Valentin (1879-98), Apost. Vicar

Simon, Jean-Baptiste (1899), Apost. Vicar

Paris, Jules Prosper (1900-31), Apost. Vicar

Haouissée, Auguste Alphonse Pierre (1928-31), Coadjutor

Haouissée, Auguste Alphonse Pierre (1931-33), Apost. Vicar

Yü Pin (Yu Bin), Paul (1936-46), Apost. Vicar

Yü Pin (Yu Bin), Paul (1946-78), Archbishop, 1969 Cardinal

Li Wei-guang, John (1959-1966/76), Bishop

Qian Hui-min, Joseph (1981-93), Bishop

Liu Yuanren, Joseph (1993-2005), Bishop

Lu Zinping (Xinping), Francis Xavier (2000-2005), Coadjutor

Lu Zinping (Xinping), Francis Xavier (2005- ), Bishop

 

 

Nanking, see Nanjing

 

 

 

Nanning, 6.8.1875 Apost. Prefecture Kuamsi/Kuangsi, 6.4.1914 Apost. Vicariate, 3.12.1924 name changed to Nanning, 11.04.1946 Archdiocese, for CPA together with Beihai, Wuzhou and Guilin patriotic diocese of Guangxi

 

Jolly, Louis (1875-78), Apost.Prefect

Foucard, Pierre-Noël-Joseph (1878-89), Apost. Prefect

Renault, Paulin (1881-1916), Apost. Pro-Prefect

Chouzy, Jean (1891-99), Apost. Prefect

Lavest, Joseph-Marie (1900-10), Apost. Prefect

Ducœur, Maurice François (1910-14), Apost. Prefect

Ducœur, Maurice François (1914-29), Apost. Vicar

Albouy, Paul Joseph Justin (1930-46), Apost. Vicar

Albouy, Paul Joseph Justin (1946-54), Archbishop

Meng Zi Wen (Meng Jieren, Mong Zi Wen), Joseph (1984-2007), Bishop

Tan Yanquan, John Baptist (2003-2007), Coadjutor

Tan Yanquan, John Baptist (2007- ), Bishop

 

 

Nanyang, 28.8.1882 Apost. Vicariate Southern Honan [Ho-Nan Meridionale], 3.12.1924 name changed to Nanyang [Nanyang], 11.4.1946 Diocese

 

Scarella, Stefano (1882-84), Apost. Vicar

Volonteri, Simeone (1884-1904), Apost. Vicar

Cattaneo, Angelo (1905-10), Apost. Vicar

Tacconi, Noè Giuseppe (1911-16), Apost. Vicar

Belotti, Flaminio (1917-38), Apost. Vicar

Massa, Pietro (1938-46), Apost. Vicar

Massa, Pietro (1946-78), Bishop

Jin Dechen, Joseph (1981-2002), Bishop

Zhu Baoyu, Joseph (1995- 2002), Coadjutor

Zhu Baoyu, Joseph (2002 - ), Bishop

Jin Lugang, Petrus (2007- ), Coadjutor

 

 

Nganhoei, see Wuhu

Níng Po, see Ningbo

 

 

 

Ningbo [Níng Po, Ninghsien], 15.10.1696 Apost. Vicariate Chekian [Ce-Kiam], 10.5.1910 name changed to Eastern Chekiang [Ce-Kiam Orientale], 3.12.1924 name changed to Ningpo [Ningbo], 11.4.1946 Diocese

 

Motte, Pierre Lambert de la (1658-1679), Administrator

Pin, Jean (1687-92), Apost. Vicar or Administrator

D' Alcala, Pedro (1697-1705), Apost. Vicar

Mezzafalce, Giovanni Donato (1705-06), Apost. Vicar

Rameaux, François-Alexis (1838-45), Apost. Vicar

Lavaissiere, Pierre (1846-49), Apost. Vicar

Danicourt, François Xavier (1849-54), Apost. Vicar

Delaplace, Louis Gabriel (1854-1869/70), Apost. Vicar

Guierry, Edmond François (1869/70-83), Apost. Vicar

Reynaud, Paul Marie (1884-1926), Apost. Vicar

Defèbvre, André Jean François (1926-46), Apost. Vicar

Defèbvre, André Jean François (1946-51), Bishop

He Jinmin, Michael (1950-?), Apost. Administrator

Shu Qi-shui (Chou Ki wei), (1960-83), Bishop

He Jinmin, Michael (2000-2004), Bishop

Hu Xiande, Matthew (2000-2004), Coadjutor

Hu Xiande, Matthew (2004- ), Bishop

 

 

Ninghsien, see Ningbo

Ningsia, see Yinchuan

Ningyüan, see Xichang

Northern Ce-Li, see Beijing

Northern Honan, see Jixian

Northern Hunan, see Changde

Northern Kansu, see Lanzhou

Northern Kiangsi, Nanchang 

Northern Manchuria, see Jilin

Northern Shansi, see Taiyuan 

Northern Shantung, see Jinan

Northern Shensi, see Yan’an

Northwestern Hupeh, see Laohekou

Northwestern Szechwan, see Chengdu

Pakhoi, see Beihai

Paoking, see Baojing

Paotíng, see Baoding

Peking, see Beijing

Peng-Fou, see Bengbu

Pengpu, see Bengbu

 

 

Pingliang, 25.1.1930 Apost. Prefecture, 24.6.1950 Diocese

 

Larrañaga Lasa, Ignacio Gregorio (1930-50), Apost. Prefect

Larrañaga Lasa, Ignacio Gregorio (1950-75), Bishop

Ma Qi (Ji), Philipp (1987-99), Bishop

Han Jide, Nicholas (1996-99), Aux.- Bishop

Han Jide, Nicholas (1999- ), Bishop

 

 

Puchi, see Puqi

 

 

Puqi [Puchi], 12.12.1923 Apost. Prefecture, 10.5.1951 Diocese, for CPA together with Qizhou patriotic diocese of Puqi

 

Tcheng Hede, Odoric Simon (1924-28), Apost. Prefect

Zhang, Joseph Marie (1929-41), Apost. Prefect

Siao, John (1947-49), Apost. Pro-Prefect

Li Tao-nan, Joseph (1949-51), Apost. Prefect

Li Tao-nan, Joseph (1951-1971), Bishop

Tu-Shi-hua, Anthony (2001-2017), Bishop

 

 

Puyang, patriotic diocese, errected 1981 from parts of Handan diocese

 

 

Qichun [Kichow], 18.7.1929 Mission "sui iuris" Hwangchow, 1.6.1932 Apost. Prefecture, 27.1.1936 Apost. Vicariate, 11.4.1946 Diocese Kichow [Qichun], for CPA part of Puqi

 

Cazzanelli, Raffaele Rogerio (1930-32), Superior

Cazzanelli, Raffaele Rogerio (1932-36), Apost. Prefect

Cazzanelli, Raffaele Rogerio (1936-41), Apost. Vicar

Cazzanelli, Raffaele Rogerio (1941-48), Apost. Administrator

Ceól, Orazio Ferrucio (1948-83), Bishop

 

 

Qingdao [Tsíngtao], 11.2.1925 Apost. Prefecture, 14.6.1928 Apost. Vicariate, 11.4.1946 Diocese

 

Weig, Georg (1925-28), Apost. Prefect

Weig, Georg (1928-41), Apost. Vicar

Tien Ken-hsin (Tienchensing), Thomas (1942-46), Apost. Vicar, 1946 Cardinal

Olbert, Augustin (1948-64), Bishop

Wei Shutian, Aloysius (1982-2003), Administrator

Han Xi-rang, Paul (1988-92), Bishop

Li Ming Shu, Joseph (2000- ), Bishop

 

 

 

Qingzhou, see Yiduxian

 


Qiqihar [Tsitsihar], 28.6.1928 Mission "sui iuris", 13.7.1931 Apost. Prefecture, for CPA together with Harbin and Jiamusi part of patriotic diocese of Heilongjiang

 

Imhof, Eugen (1929-31), Superior

Imhof, Eugen (1931-34), Apost. Prefect

Hugentobler, Paul (1933-34), Apost. Pro-Prefect

Hugentobler, Paul (1934-72), Apost. Prefect

Bürke, Alois (1948-83), Apost. Pro-Prefect

Guo Wenzhi, Paul (1989-2000), Bishop

Wei Jingyi, Joseph (1995-2000), Coadjutor

Wei Jingyi, Joseph (2000- ), Bishop



Sanyuan [Sanyüan], 26.10.1931 Apost. Prefecture, 13.7.1944 Apost. Vicariate, 11.4.1946 Diocese

 

Pasini, Ferdinando Fulgencio (1932-44), Apost. Prefect

Pasini, Ferdinando Fulgencio (1944-46), Apost. Vicar

Pasini, Ferdinando Fulgencio (1946-83), Bishop

Tsong Huaide, Joseph (1986-2010), Bishop

Lan Shi, John Chrisostome (2000-2010?), Coadjutor

Han Yingjin, Joseph (2010- ), Bishop

 

 

Sanyüan, see Sanyuan

Scen-Si Centrale, see Xi’an

Scen-Si Meridionale, see Hanzhong

Scen-Si Settentrionale, see Yan’an

Scen-Si, see Yan’an 

Scian-Si Meridionale, see Changzhi

Scian-Si Settentrionale, see Taiyuan

Scian-Si, see Taiyuan

Scian-Ton Meridionale, see Yanzhou

Scian-Ton Orientale, see Yantai

Scian-Ton Settentrionale, see Jinan

Scian-Ton, see Jinan

Se-Ciuen Meridionale, see Yibin

Se-Ciuen Orientale, see Chongqing

Se-Ciuen Settentrionale-Occidentale, see Chengdu

Se-Ciuen, see Chengdu

 

 

Shanba, formerly part of Bameng

 

Guo Zhengji, Francis Xavier (1989-2004), Bishop

Du Jiang, Matthias (2004- ), Bishop

 

 

Shanghai, 11.12.1933 Apost. Vicariate, 11.4.1946 Diocese

 

Haouissée, Auguste Alphonse Pierre (1933-46), Apost. Vicar

Haouissée, Auguste Alphonse Pierre (1946-48), Bishop

Kung Szu-jung, Joseph (1949), Bishop Elect (declined)

Kung Pin-mei (Gong Pinmei), Ignatius (1950-2000), Bishop, 1979 Cardinal

Zhang Jia-shu (Chang Kia Shu), Louis (1959-88) Bishop

Jin Lu-xian, Aloysius (1984-88), Aux.-Bishop (for CPA Coadjutor?)

Jin Lu-xian, Aloysius (1988-2005), Aux.-Bishop (for CPA Bishop)

Jin Lu-xian, Aloysius (2005-2013), Coadjutor (for CPA Bishop)

Li Side, Stephen (1985-1993), Aux.-Bishop

Zhang Tongli (1999- ), Bishop (not legally)

Fan Zhong-Liang, Joseph (1985-2000), Coadjutor

Fan Zhong-Liang, Joseph (2000-2014), Bishop

Xing Wenzhi, Joseph (2005-2011), Aux.-Bishop

Ma Daquin, Thaddeus (2012 - ), Aux.-Bishop (for CPA Coadjutor 2012-2012 [1])

 

 

Shangqiu [Kweíteh], 19.6.1928 Apost. Prefecture, 18.5.1937 Apost. Vicariate, 11.4.1946 Diocese

 

Ochoa, Francisco Javier (1929-37), Apost. Prefect

Ochoa, Francisco Javier (1937-46), Apost. Vicar

Ochoa, Francisco Javier (1946-47), Bishop

Quintanilla, Arturo (1949-70), Bishop

Shi Jingxian, Nicholas (1991-2009), Bishop

 

 

Shansi, see Taiyuan   

 

 

Shantou [Swatow], 6.4.1914 Apost. Vicariate Tchao-tcheu, 18.8.1915 name changed to Swatow [Shantou], 11.4.1946 Diocese

 

Rayssac, Adolphe (1914-35), Apost. Vicar

Vogel, Charles (1934-35), Coadjutor

Vogel, Charles (1935-46), Apost. Vicar

Vogel, Charles (1946-57), Bishop

Cai Ti-yuan, John (1981-1997), Bishop

Zhuang Jianjian (2006- ), Bishop

Huang Bingzhang, Joseph (2011- ), Coadjutor

 

 

Shantung, see Jinan

Shao-Chou, see Shaoguan

 

 

 

Shaoguan [Shíuchow, Shao-Chou], 9.4.1920 Apost. Vicariate, 11.4.1946 Diocese

 

Versiglia, Luigi (1920-30), Apost. Vicar

Canazei, Ignazio (1930-46), Apost. Vicar

Canazei, Ignazio (1946), Bishop

Arduino, Michele (1948-62), Bishop

 

 

 

Shaowu, 18.7.1929 Mission "sui iuris", 20.5.1938 Apost. Prefecture, for CPA part of patriotic diocese of Minbei

 

Winkler, Herbert (1930-38), Superior

König, Inigo Maximilian (1938-64), Apost. Prefect

 

 

Shaoyang, see Baojing

 

 

Shashi, 7.7.1936 Apost. Prefecture, for CPA together with Ensi patriotic diocese of Jingzhou

 

Dillon, Julian Edward (1936-61), Apost. Prefect

 

 

 

Shen-Chou, see Yuanling

Shenchow, see Yuanling

 

 

Shenyang [Mukden, Fengtien],  16.8.1838 Apost. Vicariate Manchuria [Manciuria], 10.5.1898 name changed to Southern Manchuria [Manciuria Meridionale], 3.12.1924 name changed to Mukden [Fengtien], 11.4.1946 Archdiocese, for CPA since 1983 together with Fushun, Jinzhou and Yingkou patriotic diocese of Liaoning

 


Verrolles, Emmanuel (1838-78), Apost. Vicar

Brulley de la Brunière, Maxime de la (1846), Coadjutor-Elect

Berneux, Siméon-François (1854), Coadjutor-Elect

Dubail, Constant (1879-87), Apost. Vicar

Boyer, Joseph André (1886-87), Coadjutor

Raguit, Louis-Hippolyte (1888-89), Apost. Vicar

Guillon, Laurent (1889-1900), Apost. Vicar

Lalouyer, Pierre (1897-98), Coadjutor

Choulet, Felix (1901-20), Apost. Vicar

Sage, Vincent (1914-17), Coadjutor

Blois, Jean Marie Michel (1921-46), Apost. Vicar

Blois, Jean Marie Michel (1946), Archbishop

Pi Shu-shi, Ignatius (1949-78), Archbishop

Zu (or Xu) Zhenjiang, Paul (1981-84), Bishop

Zhao You-min, (1984-88), Bishop

Zhang Hualiang, (1987-89), Bishop

Lu Zhiyuan, (1994/95-1996/97), Bishop

Jin Peixian, Pius (1989-2008), Bishop

Pei Junmin, Paul (2006-2008), Coadjutor

Pei Junmin, Paul (2008- ), Bishop

 

 

Shíhnan, see Enshi

Shihtsien, see Shiqian

Shijiazhuang, see Zhengding

 

 

Shiqian [Shihtsien], 23.3.1932 Mission "sui iuris", 2.12.1937 Apost. Prefecture, for CPA part of diocese of Guizhou

 

Baumeister, Ludwig (1932-37), Superior

Buchholz, Mathias (1937-83), Apost. Prefect

 

 

Shíuchow, see Shaoguan 

Shohchow, see Shuoxian

Shunking, see Nanchong 

Shunteh, see Xingtai

 

 

Shuoxian [Shohchow, Shouzhou], 12.5.1926 Apost. Prefecture, 14.6.1932 Apost. Vicariate, 11.4.1946 Diocese, for CPA patrioc diocese of Shuozhou

 

Häring, Edgar Anton (1927-33), Apost. Prefect

Häring, Edgar Anton (1933-46), Apost. Vicar

Häring, Edgar Anton (1946-71), Bishop

Xia Xue-qian, John (1962-1978), Bishop

Luo Juan (Luo Jung), Bonaventura (1990-2007), Bishop

Ma Cunguo, Paul (2004-2007), Coadjutor

Ma Cunguo, Paul (2007- ), Bishop

 

 

Sian, see Xi’an

Siangtan, see Xiangtan

Siangyang, see Xiangyang

Síenhsíen, see Xianxian

Sining, see Xining

Sinkiang, see Xinjiang-Urumqi

Sinsiang, see Xinxiang

Sínyang, see Xinyang

 

 

Siping [Szepíngkaí, Szepingchieh], 2.8.1929 Apost. Prefecture, 1.6.1932 Apost. Vicariate, 11.4.1946 Diocese, for CPA together with Jilin and Yanji patriotic diocese of Jilin

 

Lapierre, Louis Adelmar (1930-32), Apost. Prefect

Lapierre, Louis Adelmar (1932-46), Apost. Vicar

Lapierre, Louis Adelmar (1946-52), Bishop

Tch’ ang, Paul (1954-2004), Apost. Administrator

Han Jindao, Andreas (1982/86 - ), Bishop

Zhang Chengguo, Paul (1981-85), Bishop

 


Siüfu
, see Yibin

Siwantze, see Chongli-Xiwanzi

Soochow, see Suzhou

Southeastern Chi-Li, see Xianxian

Southern Honan, see Nanyang

Southern Hunan, see Changsha

Southern Kansu, see Tianshui

Southern Kiangsi, see Jí’an

Southern Manchuria, see Shenyang

Southern Shansi, see Changzhi

Southern Shantung, see Yanzhou

Southern Shensi, see Hanzhong

Southern Szechwan, see Yibin

Southwestern Chi-Li, see Zhengding

Southwestern Hupeh, see Yichang

Southwestern Mongolia, see Hohhot

Suanhwa, see Xuanhua

Süanhwa, see Xuanhua

Süchow, see Xuzhou

Suifu, see Yibin

Suihsien, see Suixian

 

 

Suixian [Suihsien], 17.6.1937 Apost. Prefecture, for CPA part of patriotic dioceses of Xiangyang

 

Connaughton, Patrick Maurice (1937-51), Apost. Prefect

Chen Te-mien, Dominic (1951-81), Apost. Prefect

 

 

Suiyüan, see Hohhot



Suzhou [Soochow, Wuhsien], 9.6.1949 Diocese

 

Kung Pin-mei (Gong Pinmei), Ignatius (1949-50), Bishop

Kung Pin-mei (Gong Pinmei), Ignatius (1950-2000), Administrator, 1979 Cardinal

Shen Chu-ming, (1959-1966/76), Bishop

Ma Long-lin, Matthias (1981-99), Bishop

Xu Honggen, Joseph (1999-2006), Administrator

Xu Honggen, Joseph (2006- ), Bishop

 

 

Swatow, see Shantou 

Szechwan, see Chengdu

Szepingchieh, see Siping 

Szepíngkaí, see Siping 

Taichow, see Linhai 

 

Taiyuan [Taiyüan], 1696 Apost. Vicariate Chansi and Chensi, 3.2.1843 Apost. Vicariate Shansi [Scian-Si], 17.6.1890 Apost. Vicariate Northern Shansi [Scian-Si Settentrionale], 3.12.1924 name changed to Taiyüanfu, 11.4.1946 Archdiocese Taiyüan [Taiyuan]

 

Posateri, Antonio (1696), Apost. Vicar (Elect)

Brollo, Basilio (1696-1704), Apost. Vicar

Laghi, Antonio (1704-15), Apost. Administrator

Laghi, Antonio (1715-27), Apost. Vicar

Saraceni, Francesco (1727-42), Apost. Vicar

Garetto, Francesco Maria (1730-38), Coadjutor

Piloti, Eugenio (1739-42), Coadjutor

Piloti, Eugenio (1742-56), Apost. Vicar

Buocher, Jean-Antoine (1752-56), Coadjutor

Buocher, Jean-Antoine (1756-60), Apost. Vicar

Maoletti (the Younger), Giambattista (1760-61), Apost. Vicar

Magni, Francesco (1763-77), Apost. Vicar

Burger, Nathaniel (1777-1778) Apost. Vicar

Sacconi, Antonio Maria (1778-85), Apost. Vicar

Zaralli, Mariano (1787-90), Apost. Vicar

Cavalli, Crescenzio (1791), Apost. Vicar

Mandello, Giovanni Battista di (1792-1804), Apost. Vicar

Landi, Luigi (1802-04), Coadjutor

Landi, Luigi (1804-15), Apost. Vicar

Salvetti, Gioacchino (1815-43), Apost. Vicar

Pompeiana, Giovanni Antonio (1819-28), Coadjutor

Donato, Alfonso-Maria di (1831-44), Coadjutor

Grioglio, Gabriel (1844-69), Apost. Vicar

Moccagatta, Luigi (1862-70), Apost. Administrator

Moccagatta, Luigi (1870-91), Apost. Vicar

Carnevali, Paolo (1870-75), Coadjutor

Grassi, Gregorio (1876-91), Coadjutor

Grassi, Gregorio (1891-1900), Apost. Vicar

Fogolla, Francesco (1898-1900), Coadjutor

Fiorentini, Agapito Augusto (1902-09), Apost. Vicar

Fiorentini, Agapito Augusto (1909-10), Apost. Administrator

Massi, Eugenio (1910-16), Apost. Vicar

Fiorentini, Agapito Augusto (1916-38), Apost. Vicar

Fiorentini, Agapito Augusto (1938-40), Apost. Administrator

Capozi, Domenico (1940-46), Apost. Vicar

Capozi, Domenico (1946-83), Archbishop

Hao Nai (1951-55), Administrator

Li De-hua, (1958-70/71), Bishop

Zhangxin, Benedict Bonaventura (1981-94), Bishop

Li Jiantang, Sylvester (1990-94), Coadjutor

Li Jiantang, Sylvester (1994- ), Bishop

Meng Ningyou, Paul (2010- ), Coadjutor

 

Taiyüan, see Taiyuan

Taizhou, see Linhai

Tali, see Dali

Taming, see Daming

Tangshan, see Yongping

Tatung, see Datong

Tchagar , see Chongli-Xiwanzi

Tchao-tcheu, see Shantou 

Thibet, see Kangding



Tianjin [Tíentsín], 27.4.1912 Apost. Vicariate Coastal Chi-Li [Ce-Li Marittimo], 3.12.1924 name changed to Tientsin [Tianjin], 11.4.1946 Diocese

 

Dumond, Paul Marie (1912-20), Apost. Vicar

Vienne de Hautefeuille, Jean de (1920-23), Apost. Administrator

Vienne de Hautefeuille, Jean de (1923-46), Apost. Vicar

Vienne de Hautefeuille, Jean de (1946-51), Bishop

Tchao (Zhao), Alphonsus (1953-1981?), Apost. Administrator

Li De-pei (Dipei), Joseph (1963-83), Bishop

Li Side, (Joseph) Stephen (1982- ), Bishop

Shi Hongzhen, Melchior (1982- ), Coadjutor

Shi Hongchen (Hongzhen), Joseph (1982-92), Aux.- Bishop

Shi Hongchen (Hongzhen), Joseph (1992-2005), Bishop


Tianshui [Tsínchow], 28.4.1905 Apost. Prefecture Southern Kansu [Kansu Meridionale], 8.3.1922 name changed to Eastern Kansu [Kansu Orientale], 3.12.1924 name changed to Tsinchow [Tianshui], 11.4.1946 Diocese

 

Ter Laak, Everard (1906-14), Apost. Prefect

Daems, Constantin (1914-22), Apost. Prefect

Walleser, Salvator Peter (1922-46), Apost. Prefect

Grimm, Peter Gratian (1949-72), Bishop

Zhao Jingnong, Augustine (1951-81), Administrator

Zhao Jingnong, Augustine (1981-2004), Bishop

Wang Milu, Casimir (1981- 2003), Bishop

Li Xinzheng, Stephen (1983-89), Bishop

Lu Zhengshen, Matthias (1982-2002), Bishop

Wang Ruohan, John Baptist (?- ), Administrator

Wang Ruowang, John (2011- ), Bishop

Zhao Jianzhang, Bosco, Koadjutor (elect)

 

Tíentsín, see Tianjin

Tingchow, see Changting

 


Tongzhou [Tungchow], 3.11.1931 Mission "sui iuris", 8.4.1935 Apost. Prefecture, for CPA patriotic diocese of Weinan

 

Moretti, Pietro (1932-35), Superior

Moretti, Pietro (1935-73 ?), Apost. Vicar

Zhang Wen-bin, Lawrence (1952-81), Administrator

Zhang Wen-bin, Lawrence (1981-2000), Bishop
Tong Changping, Joseph (2002- ), Bishop



Tsang-Wu, see Wuzhou 

Tsaochow, see Caozhou

Tsinan, see Jinan

Tsínchow, see Tianshui

Tsíngtao, see Qingdao 

Tsíníng, see Jining

Tsitsihar, see Qiqihar

Tunchow, see Tongzhou

Tunghai, see Haizhou

Tunki, see Tunxi



Tunxi [Tunki], 22.2.1937 Apost. Prefecture, for CPA part of patriotic Anhui diocese

 

Fogued y Gil, Joseph (1937-54), Apost. Prefect

 

 

Tze-Yang, see Yanzhou

Urumqi, see Xinjiang-Urumqi

Wanhsíen, see Wanxian

 


Wanxian [Wanhsíen], 2.8.1929 Apost. Vicariate, 11.4.1946 Diocese, for CPA patriotic diocese of Wanzhou

 

Wang Zepu (Tse-pu), Francis (1929-46), Apost. Vicar

Wang Zepu (Tse-pu), Francis (1946-47), Bishop

Duan Yinmin (Duan In-min), Mathias (1949-2001), Bishop

Xu Zhixuan, Joseph (1989-2001), Coadjutor

Xu Zhixuan, Joseph (2001-2008 ), Bishop

He Zeqing, Paul (2005-2008), Aux.- Bishop or Coadjutor

He Zeqing, Paul (2008- ), Bishop

 

Wanzhou, see Wanxian

Weifang, see Yiduxian

 

 

Weihai [Weihaiwei], 8.6.1931 Mission "sui iuris", 9.2.1938 Apost. Prefecture, for CPA part of patriotic diocese of Yantai

 

Durand, Louis-Prosper (1932-38), Superior

Durand, Louis-Prosper (1938), Apost. Prefect

Stern, Cesaire (1939-49), Apost. Prefect

Quint, Edouard Gabriel (1950-76), Apost. Prefect

 

 

 

Weihaiwei, see Weihai

Weíhwei, see Jixian

Weinan, see Tongzhou

Wenchow, see Yongjia

Wenzhou, see Yongjia

Western Chekiang, see Hangzhou

Western Honan, see Zhengzhou

Western Kansu, Lanzhou

Western Kwangtung, see Beihai


Wuchang, 12.12.1923 Apost. Prefecture, 31.5.1930 Apost. Vicariate, 11.4.1946 Diocese, for CPA part of patriotic diocese of Wuhan

 

Espelage, Joseph Sylvester (1925-30), Apost. Prefect

Espelage, Joseph Sylvester (1930-40), Apost. Vicar

Kowalski, Casimir Rembert (1941-46), Apost. Vicar

Kowalski, Casimir Rembert (1946-70), Bishop

Yuan Wen-hua, Mark (1958-1973), Bishop

 

 

Wuchow, see Wuzhou

Wuhan, see Hankou

Wuhsien, see Suzhou

 

 

 

Wuhu, 8.8.1921 Apost. Vicariate Nganhoei, 3.12.1924 name changed to Wuhu, 11.4.1946 Diocese, for CPA part of patriotic Anhui diocese

 

Huarte, Vicente (1922-35), Apost. Vicar

Aramburu, Zenon (1936-46), Apost. Vicar

Aramburu, Zenon (1946-69), Bishop

Zhang Feng-zao, Francis (1990-1994), Bishop

Zhu Hua-yu, Joseph (1997-2001), Bishop

 


Wumeng
, see Jining

 

 

Wuzhou, Cangwu [Wuchow, Tsang-Wu], 30.6.1930 Mission "sui iuris", 10.12.1934 Apost. Prefecture, 20.7.1939 Apost. Vicariate, 11.4.1946 Diocese, for CPA part of Guangxi diocese

 

Meyer, Bernard Francis (1931-34), Superior

Meyer, Bernard Francis (1934-39), Apost. Prefect

Donaghy, Frederick Anthony (1939-46), Apost. Vicar

Donaghy, Frederick Anthony (1946-83), Bishop

Cai Xiufeng, Benedict (1950- ? ), Administrator

Cai Xiufeng, Benedict (1993-2007), Bishop

Yang Shiqing (?- ), Administrator

 

 

Xi’an [Sian, Chang-An], 12.4.1911 Apost. Vicariate Central Chensi/Shensi [Scen-Si Centrale],  24.12.1924 name changed to Sianfu, 11.4.1946 Archdiocese Sian [Xi’an]   

 

Maurice, Gabriel (1911-16), Apost. Vicar

Massi, Eugenio (1916-27), Apost. Vicar

Tessiatore, Fiorenzo Umberto (1928-32), Apost. Vicar

Vanni, Pacifico Giulio (1932-46), Apost. Vicar

Vanni, Pacifico Giulio (1946-52), Archbishop

Li Wei-jen, (1958-?), Bishop (Elect?)

Ji Huairang, John (1981-1987), Bishop

Li Duan, Anthony (1987-2006), Bishop

Dang Mingyan, Anthony (2005-2006 ), Aux.- Bishop

Dang Mingyan, Anthony (2006- ), Bishop

 

 

Xiamen  [Hsíamen, Amoy], 3.12.1883 Apost. Vicariate Amoy, 11.4.1946 Diocese, for CPA together with Changting patriotic diocese of Xiamen

 

Chinchón, Andrés (1883-92), Apost. Vicar
Ibáñez
, Ignacio (1893), Apost. Vicar

Sánchez de las Heras, Esteban (1895-96), Apost. Vicar

Cañál, Alejandro (1898), Apost. Vicar (Elect)
Gutiérez
, Isidor Clemente (1899-1915), Apost. Vicar
Prat, Emmanuel (1916-1946), Apost. Vicar,

Prat, Emmanuel (1946-47), Bishop

Velasco, Juan Bautista (1948-83), Bishop

Huang Zi-yu, Joseph (1986-91), Bishop

Cai Bingrui, Joseph (1996-2009 ), Administrator

Cai Bingrui, Joseph (2009- ), Bishop

 

 

Xiangfan, see Laohekou

Xianggang, see Hong Kong


Xiangtan [Siangtan], 1.7.1937 Apost. Prefecture, for CPA part of patriotic diocese of Hunan

 

Calzolari, Pacifico (1938-65?), Apost. Prefect

 

 

Xiangyang [Siangyang], 18.5.1936 Apost. Prefecture, 10.5.1951 Diocese, for CPA together with Laohekou and Suixian patriotic diocese of Xiangyang

 

Yi Xuan-hua (Yi Hsüan-hua), Francis (1936-51), Apost. Prefect

Yi Xuan-hua (Yi Hsüan-hua), Francis (1951-74), Bishop

 

 

Xianxian [Síenhsíen, Cangzhou], 30.5.1856 Apost. Vicariate Southeastern Chi-Li [Ce-Li Meridio-Orientale], 3.12.1924 name changed to Síenhsíen [Xianxian], 11.4.1946 Diocese, for CPA diocese of Cangzhou

 

Languillat, Adrien (1856-64), Apost. Vicar

Dubar, Edouard (1864-78), Apost. Vicar

Bulté, Henri  (1880-1900), Apost. Vicar

Maquet, Henri (1901-19), Apost. Vicar

Lécroart, Henri (1917-19), Coadjutor

Lécroart, Henri (1919-37), Apost. Vicar

Zhao Zhensheng (Chao Cheng-shen), Francis (1937-46), Apost. Vicar

Zhao Zhensheng (Chao Cheng-shen), Francis (1946-68/70), Bishop
Liu Ding-han
, John (1980-98), Bishop

Song Wei-li, Paul (1982- 87), Aux.-Bishop

Song Wei-li, Paul (1987-1996), Bishop

Hou Jingwen (Heoujing Wen), Peter (1993-98), Coadjutor

Hou Jingwen (Heoujing Wen), Peter (1998-99), Bishop

Liu Ding-han, John (1999-2000), Bishop

Li Zhenrong, Paul (1983-1992), Bishop

Zhang Weizhu, Joseph (1991- ), Bishop

Li Lian Gui, Joseph (2000- ), Bishop

 

 

Xiapu [Funíng], 27.12.1923 Apost. Vicariate 11.4.1946 Diocese, for CPA patriotic diocese of Mindong

 

Labrador Fraile, Theodor (1926-46), Apost. Vicar

Labrador Fraile, Theodor (1946), Bishop

Niu Huiqing (Hui-ching), Thomas (1948-73), Apost. Administrator

Zhang Shi-zhi, Peter (1958-86), Administrator

Xie Shiguang, James (1984-2005), Bishop

Zhang Shi-zhi, Peter (1986-2005), Bishop

Huang Shoucheng, Vincent (1985-2005), Coadjutor

Huang Shoucheng, Vincent (2005-2016), Bishop

Zhan Silu, Vincent (2000-2005), Aux.-Bishop

Zhan Silu, Vincent (2005- ), Bishop

Guo Xijin, Vincent (2008-2016 ), Coadjutor

Guo Xijin, Vincent (2016- ), Bishop

 

 

Xichang [Ningyüan], 12.8.1910 Apost. Vicariate Kientchang, 3.12.1924 name changed to Ningyüanfu, 11.4.1946 Diocese Ningyüan [Xichang]

 

Budes de Guébriant, Jean-Baptiste  (1910-16), Apost. Vicar

Bourgain, Joseph (1918-25), Apost. Vicar

Baudry, Stanislas Gabriel (1927-46), Apost. Vicar

Baudry, Stanislas Gabriel (1946-54), Bishop

Carriquiry, Philippe (1951-54?), Apost. Administrator

Xie Chaogang, Michael (1991-99), Bishop

Lei Jiapei, John (2015-2016), Administrator

Lei Jiapei, John (2016- ), Bishop

 

 

Xingtai [Shunteh], 2.3.1933 Apost. Prefecture, 13.1.1944 Apost. Vicariate, 11.4.1946 Diocese, for CPA the diocese of Xingtai includes also Zhaoxian

 

Krause, Ignaz (1933-44), Apost. Prefect

Krause, Ignaz (1944-46), Apost. Vicar

Krause, Ignaz (1946-84), Bishop

Xiao Liren, Michael (1982-96), Bishop

Hou Jin-de, Joseph (1989-1994), Bishop

Wang Chong Lin, Raymund (?-2010), Administrator

Wang Jingmin, (?- ), Administrator

Shi Guangdong, (?- ), Bishop

 

 

Xining [Sining], 4.2.1937Apost. Prefecture

 

Haberstroh, Hieronymus (1937-69), Apost. Prefect

Gu Zheng, Matthias (1991- ?), Bishop

 

 

Xinjiang [Kiangchow], 18.5.1936 Apost. Prefecture, for CPA patriotic diocese of Yuncheng 

 

Pessers, Quintinus (1936-83), Apost. Prefect

Zheng Shouduo, Augustin (1982-2006), Bishop

Li Hongguang, Josaphat (1996-2006), Coadjutor

Li Hongguang, Josaphat (2006), Bishop

Wu Junwei, Peter (2010), Bishop

 

 

Xinjiang-Urumqi [Sinkiang], 14.2.1930 Mission "sui iuris" 20.5.1938 Apost. Prefecture, for CPA patriotic diocese of Xinjiang

 

Loy, Ferdinand (1931-38), Superior

Loy, Ferdinand (1938-69), Apost. Prefect

Xie Ting Zhe, Paul (1991- ), Bishop

 

 

Xinxiang [Sinsiang], 7.7.1936 Apost. Prefecture

 

Megan, Thomas (1936-48), Apost. Prefect

Schütte, Johannes (1950-67), Apost. Pro-Prefect

 

 

Xinyang [Sínyang], 15.12.1927 Apost. Prefecture Sinyangchow, 25.4.1933 Apost. Vicariate, 11.4.1946 Diocese Sínyang [Xinyang], for CPA part of patriotic diocese of Zhumadian

 

Froewis, Georg (1928-33), Apost. Prefect

Schoppelrey, Hermann (1933-40), Apost. Vicar

Zhang Zuohuan, Vitus (1941-46), Apost. Vicar

Zhang Zuohuan, Vitus (1946-49), Bishop

Pott, Anton (1951-53), Bishop

 

 

Xiwanzi, see Chongli-Xiwanzi

 

 

Xuanhua [Süanhwa], 10.5.1926 Apost. Vicariate Suanhwafu, 11.4.1946 Diocese, for CPA together with Xiwanzi diocese of Zhangjiakou

 

Zhao Huaiyi (Tchao), Philippe (1926-27), Apost. Vicar

Cheng Youxian, Peter (1928-35), Apost. Vicar

Zhang Runbo (Chang Yuin-po), Joseph (1936-46), Apost. Vicar

Zhang Runbo (Chang Yuin-po), Joseph (1946-47), Bishop

Wang Muduo (Wang Mu-to), Peter (1948-59), Bishop

Chang Shou-yi, Stanislav (1958-1987), Bishop

Zhang Jiumu, Simon (1989-99), Bishop

Zhao Zhendong (Zhao Bide), Philip Peter (1989-99), Coadjutor

Zhao Zhendong (Zhao Bide), Philip Peter (1999-2007), Bishop

Zhao Duomo (Zhao Kexun), Thomas (2004-2007), Aux.-Bishop (Coadjutor?)

Zhao Duomo (Zhao Kexun), Thomas (2007- ), Bishop

Cui Tai, (?- ), Coadjutor

 

 

Xuzhou [Süchow], 22.6.1931 Apost. Prefecture, 18.6.1935 Apost. Vicariate, 11.4.1946 Diocese

 

Marin, George (1931-35), Apost. Prefect

Côté, Philippe (1935-46), Apost. Vicar

Côté, Philippe (1946-70), Bishop

Qian Yurong (Quan Yirong), Thomas (1959-2012), Bishop

Wang Renlei, John (2006-2012), Coadjutor

Wang Renlei, John (2012 - ), Bishop

 

 

Yachow, see Leshan

 

 

Yan’an [Yenan, Fu Shih], 3.2.1844 Apost. Vicariate Scen-Si (Chen-si), 6.7.1887 name changed to Northern Shensi [Scen-Si Settentrionale], 3.12.1924 name changed to Yenanfu, 11.4.1946 Diocese, for CPA patriotic diocese of Yulin

 

Donato, Alfonso-Maria di (1844-48) Apost. Vicar

Chiais, Efisio (1847-48), Coadjutor

Chiais, Efisio (1848-84), Apost. Vicar

Pagnucci, Amato (1867-84), Coadjutor

Pagnucci, Amato (1884-1901), Apost. Vicar

Vidi, Pio (1886-1900), Coadjutor

Coltelli, Clemente (1900-1901) Coadjutor

Nesi, Pio (1901), Apost. Vicar (Elect)

Rizzi, Odorico (1902-05), Apost. Vicar

Götte, Athanasius (1905-1908), Apost. Vicar

Maurice, Gabriel (1908-11), Apost. Vicar

Ibáñez y Aparicio, Celestino (1911-46), Apost. Vicar

Ibáñez y Aparicio, Celestino (1946-49), Bishop
Ibáñez y Aparicio
, Celestino (1949-51), Apost. Administrator

Li Huande (Ly Hsuan-te), Pacificus (1951-72/73), Bishop

Wang Zhenye, Joseph (1991-99), Bishop

Tong Hui, Francis (1992-99), Coadjutor

Tong Hui, Francis (1999-2010), Bishop

Yang Xiaoting, John Baptist (2006-2010), Coadjutor

Yang Xiaoting, John Baptist (2010- ), Bishop

 

 

Yangchow, see Yangzhou

 

 

Yanggu [Yangku], 11.12.1933 Apost. Prefecture, 11.7.1939 Apost Vicariate, 11.4.1946 Diocese, for CPA together with Linqing patriotic diocese of Liaocheng

 

Tien Ken-hsin (Tienchensing), Thomas (1934-39), Apost. Prefect

Tien Ken-hsin (Tienchensing), Thomas (1939-42), Apost. Vicar

Niu Huiqing (Hui-ching), Thomas (1943-46), Apost. Vicar

Niu Huiqing (Hui-ching), Thomas (1946-69), Bishop

Li Bingyao, Joseph (1989-1995/96), Bishop

Zhao Fengchang, Joseph (2000- ), Bishop

 

 

Yangku, see Yanggu

 

 

Yangzhou [Yangchow], 9.6.1949, Apost. Prefecture, for CPA part of patriotic diocese of Nanjing

 

Fahy, Eugène (1951-83), Apost. Prefect

 

 

Yanji [Yenki], 19.7.1928 Apost. Prefecture, 13.4.1937 Apost. Vicariate, 11.4.1946 Diocese, for CPA together with Siping and Jilin patriotic diocese of Jilin

 

Breher, Theodor Hermann (1929-37), Apost. Prefect

Breher, Theodor Hermann (1937-46), Apost. Vicar

Breher, Theodor Hermann (1946-50), Bishop

Ackermann, Raymond (1950-54), Apost. Administrator

Bitterli, Timotheus (1954-85), Apost. Administrator

 

 

 

Yantai [Yentai, Chefoo], 22.2.1894 Apost. Vicariate Eastern Shantung [Scian-Ton Orientale] 3.12.1924 name changed to Chefoo, 11.4.1946 Diocese Yentai [Yantai], for CPA together with Weihai patriotic diocese of Yantai

 

Schang, Cesar Jean (1894-1911), Apost. Vicar

Wittner, Adeodatus Roché (1907-11), Coadjutor

Wittner, Adeodatus Roché (1911-36), Apost. Vicar

Durand, Louis-Prosper (1938-46), Apost. Vicar

Durand, Louis-Prosper (1946-50), Bishop

Zhong Huai-mo (Tsung Huai-mo), Alphonse (1951-1973/75), Bishop

Zhang Ri-jin, (1960-?), Bishop

Gao Kexian, John (1997-2005), Bishop

 

 

Yanzhou [Yenchow, Tze-Yang], 2.1.1882 Mission "sui iuris" Southern Shantung [Scian-Ton Meridionale], 22.12.1885 Apost. Vicariate, 3.12.1924 name changed to Yenchowfu, 11.4.1946 Diocese

 

Anzer, Johannes Baptist von (1882-1885), Superior

Anzer, Johannes Baptist von (1885-1903), Apost. Vicar

Henninghaus, Augustin (1904-35), Apost. Vicar

Schu, Theodor (1936-46), Apost. Vicar

Schu, Theodor (1946-65), Bishop

Shi Lunguo (Shi Linguo, Shi Lin-ge), Nicholas, (1960-1966/67), Bishop

Zhao Feng Wu, Thomas (1992), Administrator

Zhao Feng Wu, Thomas (1992-2005), Bishop

Lu Peisan, John (2011- ), Bishop

 

 

Yenan, see Yan’ an

Yenchow, see Yanzhou

Yenki, see Yanji

Yentai, see Yantai

 

 

 

Yibin [Suifu, Siüfu], 24.1.1860 Apost. Vicariate Southern Szechwan [Se-Ciuen Meridionale], 3.12.1924 name changed to Suifu [Yibin], 11.4.1946 Diocese

 

Pichon, Pierre Julien (1860-71), Apost. Vicar

Lepley, Jules (1871-86), Apost. Vicar

Chatagnon, Marc (1887-1920), Apost. Vicar

Fayolle, Jean Pierre Marie (1909-20), Coadjutor

Fayolle, Jean Pierre Marie (1920-31), Apost. Vicar

Renault, Louis Néstor (1924-31), Coadjutor

Renault, Louis Néstor (1931-43), Apost. Vicar

Boisguérin, René Désiré Romain (1946), Apost. Vicar

Boisguérin, René Désiré Romain (1946-83), Bishop

Wang Ju-guang, (1959-77), Bishop

Chen Shi-zhong, John (1985-2012), Bishop

Luo Xuegang, Peter (2011-2012), Coadjutor

Luo Xuegang, Peter (2012- ), Bishop

 

 

Yichang [Ichang], 2.9.1870 Apost. Vicariate Southwestern Hupeh [Hu-Pè Occiduo-Meridionale], 3.12.1924 changed name into Ichang [Yichang], 11.4.1946 Diocese

 

Filippi, Alessio Maria (1870-76), Apost. Pro-Vicar

Filippi, Alessio Maria (1876-88), Apost. Vicar

Christiaens, Benjamin (1889-99), Apost. Vicar

Verhaegen, Theotimus (1900-1904), Apost Vicar

Everaerts, Modestus Johannes (1904-22), Apost. Vicar

Jans, Trudon (1923-29), Apost. Vicar

Gubbels, Natalis (1930-46), Apost. Vicar

Gubbels, Natalis (1946-50), Bishop

Zhang Ming-qian, Paul Francis (1959-2005), Bishop

Lu Shouwang, Francis (2005-2007), Administrator

Lu Shouwang, Francis (2007- 2011), Bishop

 

 

Yiduxian [Iduhsien, Qingzhou], 8.6.1931 Apost. Prefecture, for CPA patriotic diocese of Weifang

 

Guichard, Eugène Venance (1932-37), Apost. Prefect

Digard, Alexandre (1938-49), Apost. Prefect

Yang Feng-shu, John (1951-82), Apost. Prefect

Jia Fu-shan (Kia Fu Chan), Henry (1958-1966/76), Bishop

Sun Zhi-bin (Sun Zhi Pin), Joseph (1988-2008), Bishop

 

 

Yihsien, see Yixian

 

Yinchuan [Ningsia], 14.3.1922 Apost. Vicariate, 11.4.1946 Diocese, patriotic diocese of Bameng

 

Frederix, Godefroy (1922-30), Apost. Vicar

Frederix, Godefroy (1930-31/32), Apost. Administrator

Schotte, Gaspar (1931-44), Apost. Vicar

Van Melckebeke, Charles (1946), Apost. Vicar

Van Melckebeke, Charles (1946-80), Bishop

Ma Zhongmu, Joseph (1983/84-?), Bishop

Jiang Liren, John (1989-2000), Bishop

Liu Jingshan, John Baptist, (1993-2009), Bishop

Li Jing, Joseph (2007-2009), Coadjutor

Li Jing, Joseph (2009- ), Bishop

 

Yingkou [Yingkow], 14.7.1949 Diocese, for CPA part of patriotic diocese of Liaoning

 

Vérineux, André-Jean (1949-83), Bishop

 

 

Yingkow, see Yingkou


Yixian [Yihsien]
, 25.5.1929 Mission "sui iuris", 9.12.1935 Apost. Prefecture, for CPA part of patriotic diocese of Baoding

 

Martina, Tarcisio (1929-36), Superior

Martina, Tarcisio (1936-61), Apost. Prefect

Zhou Shanfu (Zhou Fangji), Francis (1981-1989), Bishop

Chen Jianzhang, Peter (1982-88), Bishop

Shi Enxiang, Cosmas (1982-1995), Aux.-Bishop

Liu Shuhe, Paul (1982-92/93), Aux.- Bishop

Liu Guandong, Peter (1982-89), Coadjutor

Liu Guandong, Peter (1989-1994), Bishop

Shi Enxiang, Cosmas (1995-2015), Bishop

Zhang Qingtian, John (1992-?), Aux.- Bishop

Zhang Qingtian, John (?- ), Bishop

Chen Cangbao, John (1997- ), Bishop

 

 

Yochow, see Yueyang

 

 

Yongjia, Wenzhou [Yungkia, Wenchow], 3.3.1949 Diocese, for CPA together with Lishui patriotic diocese of Wenzhou

 

Defèbvre, André (1950-51), Apost. Administrator
Su Pai-lu
, Paul (1951-58), Apost. Administrator

Fang Zhigang (1958-?), Bishop

Lin Xili, James David (1992-2009), Bishop

Zhu Weifang, Vincent (2009-2016), Bishop

Shao Zhumin, Peter (2007-2016), Coadjutor

Shao Zhumin, Peter (2016- ), Bishop

 

 

Yongnian [Yüngníen], 24.5.1929 Apost. Prefecture, 6.3.1933 Apost. Vicariate, 11.4.1946 Diocese, for CPA Yongnian and Daming are patriotic diocese Handan

 

Cui Shouxun (Tsoei Shou-hsün), Joseph (1929-33), Apost. Prefect

Cui Shouxun (Tsoei Shou-hsün), Joseph (1933-46), Apost. Vicar

Cui Shouxun (Tsoei Shou-hsün), Joseph (1946-53), Bishop

Wang Shou-qian (Wang Shou Shien), Lucas (1958-1964?/1987), Bishop

Han Dingxian, Johannes (1989-2007), Bishop

Shi Shuang-xi, (2004), Bishop or Aux.-Bishop

 

 

Yongping [Yüngpíng, Lu Lung], 23.12.1899 Apost. Vicariate Eastern Chi-Li [Ce-Li Orientale], 3.12.1924 name changed to Yüngpingfu, 11.4.1946 Diocese, patriotic diocese of Tangshan

 

Geurts, Ernest Frans (1899-1940), Apost. Vicar

Lebouille, Eugène (1928-40), Coadjutor

Lebouille, Eugène (1940-46), Apost. Vicar

Lebouille, Eugène (1946-48), Bishop

Herrijgers, Jan (1948-83), Apost. Administrator

Lan Bo-lu (Lan Pai Lu), (1958-1966/76), Bishop

Liu Jing-he, (1981- 2008), Bishop

Fang Jianping, Peter (2000-2008), Coadjutor

Fang Jianping, Peter (2008 - ), Bishop

 

Yuanling [Yüanlíng, Shen-Chou], 13.3.1925 Apost. Prefecture Shenchow, 28.5.1934 Apost. Vicariate, 11.4.1946 Diocese Yüanlíng [Yuanling], for CPA part of patriotic diocese of Hunan

 

Langenbacher, Dominic (1925-30), Apost. Prefect

O’Gara, Martin Cuthbert (1930-34), Apost. Prefect

O’Gara, Martin Cuthbert (1934-46), Apost. Vicar

O’Gara, Martin Cuthbert (1946-68), Bishop

 

 

Yüanlíng, see Yuanling

 

 

 

Yuci [Yütze], 8.6.1931 Apost. Prefecture, 9.3.1944 Apost. Vicariate, 11.4.1946 Diocese, for CPA patriotic diocese of Jinzhong

 

Focaccia, Ermenegildo (1932-44), Apost. Prefect

Focaccia, Ermenegildo (1944-46), Apost. Vicar

Focaccia, Ermenegildo (1946-53), Bishop

Yang Guang-qi, Humilis (1955-57), Bishop

Wang Yutian, (?-1999), Bishop-Elect

Wang Jin, John Baptist (1999-2014), Bishop

 

 

Yueyang [Yochow], 7.5.1931 Apost. Prefecture, for CPA part of patriotic diocese of Hunan

 

Calle Fontecha, Angel de la (1932-64?), Apost. Prefect

Li Shu-ren, James (1958-97), Bishop

 

 

 

Yujiang [Yükíang], 28.8.1885 Apost. Vicariate Eastern Kiangsi [Kiam-Si Orientale], 25.4.1920 name changed to Fu-Chow (Fu-Kow), 1.6.1921 Yükiang [Yujiang], 11.4.1946 Diocese, for CPS part of patriotic diocese of Jiangxi

 

Vic, Casimir (1885-1912), Apost. Vicar

Clerc-Renaud, Jean Louis (1912-28), Apost. Vicar

Sheehan, Edward (1929-33), Apost. Vicar

Misner, Paul Bergam (1934-38), Apost. Vicar

Quinn, Charles William (1940-46), Apost. Vicar

Quinn, Charles William (1946-60), Bishop

Huang Shu, (1958-1966/76), Bishop

Zeng Jing mu, Thomas (1981?- 2014), Bishop

Peng Weizhao, Johannes (2012-2014), Apost. Administrator

Peng Weizhao, Johannes (2014- ), Bishop

 

 

Yükíang, see Yujiang

Yulin, see Yan'an

Yuncheng, see Xinjiang

Yungchow, see Lingling 

Yungkia, see Yongjia

Yüngníen, see Yongnian

Yüngpíng, see Yongping

Yunnan, see Kunming

Yütze, see Yuci

 

 

Zaitum (Kaitum), historic diocese, today city of Quanzhou [2]

 

Albuini, Gerardo (1313-18), Bishop
Perugia
, Andrea de (1318-20), Bishop

Castello, Peregrino da (ca.1320-22), Bishop

Perugia, Andrea de (1323-27), Bishop

Firenze, Pietro da (1332-62), Bishop

Firenze, Giacomo da (1362-70 ?), Bishop

 

 

Zhangjiakou, see Xuanhua

Zhanjiang, see Beihai

Zhaotong [Chaotung], 8.4.1935 Apost. Prefecture

 

Tcheng, Damian (1935-45), Apost. Prefect

Kerec, Jozef (1939-51), Apost. Administrator

Fan Kai-ping, Stephen (1951-82), Apost. Prefect

Chen Muchen (Mushun), (1988-97), Bishop

Zhang Wenchang, Lawrence (2000-2012), Apost. Administrator

 

 

Zhaoxian [Chaohsien] 18.3.1929 Apost. Prefecture, 11.1.1932 Apost. Vicariate, 11.4.1946 Diocese, for CPA Zhaoxian is part of patriotic diocese Xingtai

 

Zhang Bide (Chang Pi-te), John (1929-32), Apost. Prefect

Zhang Bide (Chang Pi-te), John (1932-46), Apost. Vicar

Zhang Bide (Chang Pi-te), John (1946-53), Bishop

Min Doumu, Thomas (1953-1980/81), Administrator

Min Doumu, Thomas (1980/81), Bishop?

Min Xilian, Stanislaus (1982-83), Bishop

Wang Chong Lin, Raymund (1983?/1998-2006), Bishop

Jiang Ming Yuan, Joseph (2000-2006), Coadjutor

Jiang Ming Yuan, Joseph (2006-2008), Bishop

 

 

Zhengding [Chengting], 30.5.1856 Apost. Vicariate Southwestern Chi-Li (Ce-Li Meridio-Occidentale), 2.12.1924 name changed to Chengting [Zhengding], 11.4.1946 Diocese Chengting [Zhengding]; for CPA Diocese of Shijiazhuang

 

Mouly, Joseph Martial (1856-58), Apost. Administrator

Anouilh, Jean-Baptiste (1858-69), Apost. Vicar

Tagliabue, François (1869-84), Apost. Vicar

Sarthou, Jean-Baptiste (1885-90), Apost. Vicar

Bruguière, Jules (1891-1906), Apost. Vicar

Coqset, Auguste (1907-17), Apost. Vicar

Vienne de Hautefeuille, Jean de (1915-17), Coadjutor

Vienne de Hautefeuille, Jean de (1917-19), Apost. Vicar

Schraven, Franziskus Hubert (1920-37), Apost. Vicar

Chen Qiming (Chen Chi-ming), Job (1939-46), Apost. Vicar

Chen Qiming (Chen Chi-ming), Job (1946-59), Bishop

Liu An-zhi, Andrew (1962-1966/76), Bishop

Jia Zhiguo (Kia Zhi Cuo), Julius (1980 ? - ), Bishop

Jiang Taoran, Paul (1989-2008), Bishop

Dong Guanhua, Paul (2005- ), Bishop (not legally)

 

 

Zhengzhou [Chengchow],  22.1.1906 Apost. Prefecture Western Honan [Ho-Nan Occidentale], 2.5.1911 Apost. Vicariate, 3.12.1924 name changed to Chengchow [Zhengzhou], 11.4.1946 Diocese Chengchow [Zhengzhou]

 

Calza, Luigi (1906-11), Apost. Prefect

Calza, Luigi (1911-44), Apost. Vicar

Tissot, Faustino (1946-83), Bishop

 

 

 

Zhoucun [Chowtsun], 16.4.1929 Mission “sui iuris” Changtien, 26.4.1932 Apost. Prefecture Changtien, 18.5.1937 Apost. Vicariate, 18.4.1946 Diocese Chowtsun [Zhoucun]

 

Pinger, Henry Ambrose (1930-32), Superior

Pinger, Henry Ambrose (1932-37), Apost. Prefect

Pinger, Henry Ambrose (1937-46), Apost. Vicar

Pinger, Henry Ambrose (1946-83), Bishop

Gao Kexian, John (1993-97 or 1993-2005), Bishop

Zhong Huai-de, Joseph (1980-97), Bishop

Ma Xue-sheng, Joseph (1988- 97), Coadjutor

Ma Xue-sheng, Joseph (1997-), Bishop

Yang Yongqiang, Joseph (2010- ), Coadjutor

 

 

Zhouzhi [Chowchich], 14.6.1932 Apost. Prefecture, 10.5.1951 Diocese

 

Tchang, John (1932-40), Apost. Prefect

Li Boyu (Li Pai-yu , Li Bao-yu), Louis (1951-80), Bishop

Fan Yufei, Paul (1982-95), Bishop

Yang Guang Yan, Alphonse (1995-2004), Bishop

Wu Qinjing, Joseph (2005- ), Bishop

Wang Huiyao, Paul (2002- ), Bishop

 

 

Zhumadian [Chumatien], 2.3.1933 Apost. Prefecture; 9.11.1944 Apost. Vicariate; 11.4.1946 Diocese, for CPA together with Xinyang patriotic diocese of Zhumadian

Wang, Peter (1933-39), Apost. Prefect
Yuen K’ai-chih (Yuen Ching-ping), Joseph (1939-44), Apost. Prefect
Yuen K’ai-chih (Yuen Ching-ping), Joseph (1944-46), Apost. Vicar
Yuen K’ai-chih (Yuen Ching-ping), Joseph (1946-69), Bishop
Shi Shoujing, (1991- ), Bishop

Ji Chengyi, Cosmas, elected



[1]The government-sanctioned Bishops’ Conference of the Catholic Church of China (BCCCC) has revoked Thaddeus Ma Daqin’s appointment as “Coadjutor Bishop” of Shanghai end of 2012

[2] See China Heute XXX (2011), No. 4 (172):237