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. Saints.SQPN.com. 30 April 2014. Web. 21 December 2014. <>