Harman Patil (Editor)

Roman Catholic Diocese of Taizhou

Updated on
Share on FacebookTweet on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on Reddit
Metropolitan  Hangzhou
Pope  Francis
Area  3,135 km²
Rite  Latin Rite
Bishop  vacant
Country  China
Population - Total - Catholics  (as of 1950) 2,000,000 7,734 (0.4%)
Cathedral  Cathedral of the Sacred Heart of Jesus in Taizhou
Ecclesiastical province  Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Hangzhou

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Taizhou/Linhai (Latin: Taeceuven(sis), Chinese: 台州, 臨海) is a diocese located in the city of Taizhou in the Ecclesiastical province of Hangzhou in China.



  • August 10, 1926: Established as Apostolic Vicariate of Taizhou 台州 from the Apostolic Vicariate of Ningbo 寧波
  • April 11, 1946: Promoted as Diocese of Taizhou 台州
  • Leadership

  • Bishops of Taizhou 台州 (Roman rite)
  • Bishop Anthony Xu Ji-wei (2010 - September 25, 2016)
  • Bishop Joseph Hu Jo-shan, C.M. (胡若山) (April 11, 1946 – August 28, 1962)
  • Vicars Apostolic of Taizhou 台州 (Roman Rite)
  • Bishop Joseph Hu Jo-shan, C.M. (胡若山) (July 30, 1926 – April 11, 1946)
  • References

    Roman Catholic Diocese of Taizhou Wikipedia

    Similar Topics
    Fist of the North Star: The Legends of the True Savior
    Fiona Button
    Linda Mason