Thomas Zeng Jing-mu

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Thomas Zeng Jing-mu
Born
曾景牧

(1920-09-03)September 3, 1920
DiedApril 2, 2016(2016-04-02) (aged 95)
OccupationBishop

Thomas Zeng Jing-mu (Chinese :曾景牧; September 3, 1920 April 2, 2016) was a Chinese Roman Catholic bishop.

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Born in China, Zeng Jing-mu was ordained a priest in March 23, 1949. In 1988 he was appointed and in January 13, 1990, was clandestinely consecrated as bishop, and from 1988 to 2012 was a bishop ordinary of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Yujiang. [1]

China Country in East Asia

China, officially the People's Republic of China (PRC), is a country in East Asia and the world's most populous country, with a population of around 1.404 billion. Covering approximately 9,600,000 square kilometers (3,700,000 sq mi), it is the third- or fourth-largest country by total area. Governed by the Communist Party of China, the state exercises jurisdiction over 22 provinces, five autonomous regions, four direct-controlled municipalities, and the special administrative regions of Hong Kong and Macau.

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Yujiang/Yükíang is a diocese located in the city of Yujiang in the Ecclesiastical province of Nanchang in China.

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References

  1. "Diocese of Yujiang 餘江, China". GCatholic. Retrieved 2018-02-13.