Roman Catholic Diocese of Taichung

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Diocese of Taichung
Dioecesis Taichungensis
天主教台中教區
台中市耶穌救主總堂.jpg
Cathedral of Jesus Saviour
Location
Country Taiwan
Ecclesiastical province Taipei
Metropolitan Taipei
Statistics
Area 7,836 km2 (3,025 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2010)
4,235,174
26,395 (0.6%)
Information
Denomination Roman Catholic
Sui iuris church Latin Church
Rite Roman Rite
Cathedral Cathedral of Jesus Saviour in Taichung
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Martin Su Yao-wen
Metropolitan Archbishop John Hung Shan-chuan
Emeritus Bishops Joseph Wang Yu-jung Bishop Emeritus (1986-2007)
Map
Taiwan - Diocesi di Taichung.png
Website
Website of the Diocese

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Taichung (Lat: Dioecesis Taichungensis) is a diocese of the Latin Rite of the Roman Catholic Church in Taiwan.

Originally erected as an Apostolic Prefecture of Taichung in 1950, the Prefecture was elevated to a full diocese in 1962. The diocese is a suffragan of the Archdiocese of Taipei.

The current bishop is Martin Su Yao-wen, appointed in June 2007.

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