Vicariate Apostolic of Alessandria di Egitto

Prefecture apostolic erected on 25 January 1884. Elected to vicariate apostolic on 17 September 1909; entrusted to the priests of the African Missions of Lyons. Name changed to Vicariate Apostolic of Eliopoli di Egitto on 27 January 1951. United with other territories to form the Vicariate Apostolic of Alessandria di Egitto (-Eliopoli di Egitto-Port-Said) on 30 November 1987. See also:
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