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1910 New Catholic Dictionary

Ranchi, India, Archdiocese of

Founded on May 25, 1927 as the diocese of Ranchi from territory taken from the archdiocese of Calcutta; entrusted to the Jesuit Fathers. Elevated to an archdiocese on September 19, 1953. Suffragan dioceses include

  • Daltonganj
  • Dumka
  • Gumla
  • Hazaribag
  • Jamshedpur
  • Khunti
  • Port Blair
  • Simdega

See also

  • Catholic-Hierarchy.Org
  • archdiocese of Ranchi
  • Catholic Bishops of India

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Entry for 'Ranchi, India, Archdiocese of'. 1910 New Catholic Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/ncd/r/ranchi-india-archdiocese-of.html. 1910.

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