- Diocese of Abrincalae
Former diocese in Manche, France. Added to Coutances, France in 1802. It was an important city of the Gallo-Roman period. The Council of Avranches, 1172, imposed penance on Henry II of England for the murder of Thomas Becket, forbade the conferring of benefices on children, and recommended observance of the Advent fast.
- “Diocese of Avranches, France“. . CatholicSaints.Info. 18 December 2010. Web. 27 July 2016. <>