Diocese of Quimper-Léon, France


Suffragan of


Merged with territory from the Diocese of Saint-Pol-de-Léon, France and Diocese of Tréguier, France on 29 November 1801; they had been suppressed in the anti-Catholic excesses of the French Revolution. Name changed to Quimper-Léon on 23 November 1853.

Profiled Bishops

    MLA Citation

    • “Diocese of Quimper-Léon, France“. Gazetteer of the Faith. CatholicSaints.Info. 8 July 2009. Web. 25 May 2017. <>