Roman Catholic Diocese of Qingdao

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Diocese of Qingdao
Dioecesis Zimtaovensis
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Country China
Ecclesiastical province Jinan
Metropolitan Jinan
Area 17,000 km2 (6,600 sq mi)
Rite Latin Rite
Cathedral St. Michael's Cathedral, Qingdao
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Joseph Li Mingshu[1]
Metropolitan Archbishop Joseph Zhang Xian-wang

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Qingdao/Tsingtao (Latin: Zimtaoven(sis), Chinese: 青島) is a Latin suffragan diocese in the Ecclesiastical province of the Metropolitan of Jinan in PR China.

Its cathedral episcopal see is the Cathedral of St. Michael in the city of Qingdao, in Shandong.



(all Roman Rite)

Apostolic Prefects of Qingdao 青島
Apostolic Vicars of Qingdao 青島
Suffragan Bishops of Qingdao 青島


  1. ^ a b "Shandong: ordination d'un évêque "officiel" pour le diocèse de Qingdao après huit années de vacance" [Shandong: Bishop's ordination "official" for the Diocese of Qingdao after an eight year vacancy]. (in French). Eglises D'Asie. Sep 2000. Retrieved 10 May 2010. 

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