Diocese of

Chifeng 赤峰

China China

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Continent: South and East Asia

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese Diocese

Name: Chifeng 赤峰 (中文) / Chihfeng / Chìfēng 赤峰 (简体中文) / Cefomen(sis) (Latin)

Ecclesiastical Province: Shenyang 瀋陽

Depends on: Dicastery for Evangelisation

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History

Present Prelates

Bishop:vacant

Ordinaries

Bishops of Chifeng 赤峰 (Roman Rite)

Bishop Andrew Zhu Wen-yu (朱問漁)
(1990 – 2006.09.24)

Born:1919.12.01 (China)
Ordained Priest:1957
Consecrated Bishop:1990.10.28 (no papal mandate)
Died:2006.09.24 († 86)

Bishop of Chifeng 赤峰 (China) (1990 – 2006.09.24)

Prefects Apostolic of Chifeng 赤峰 (Roman Rite)

Fr. Fabian Cheu
(Apostolic Administrator 1949.04.21 – 1982)

Fr. Luke Zhao Qing-hua (趙慶化)
(1932.01.11 – 1949.04.21)

Born:1874.05.13 (China)
Ordained Priest:1899.10.15
Died:1949? († 75)

Prefect Apostolic of Chifeng 赤峰 (China) (1932.01.11 – 1949.04.21)

Special Churches

Xiwanzi 西灣子 (←), Lindong 林東 (↑), Rehe 熱河 (↘), Chengde 承德 (↓)

Statistics (1949.12.31)

Area: 75,087 km²

Population: 29,528 Catholics (3.7% of 798,000 total)

Pastoral Centres: 52 missions

Personnel: 38 priests (34 diocesan, 4 religious), 101 religious (3 brothers, 98 sisters), 10 seminarians

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Last updated on 2024.06.17

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