Sentence Examples

  • Croydon is a suffragan bishopric in the diocese of Canterbury.
  • Barking is a suffragan bishopric in the diocese of St Albans.
  • He studied theology in the German College at Rome, and then became successively a member of the chapter of Porrentruy, bishop in partibus of Lydda, and finally suffragan of Basel for that part of the diocese situated in French territory.
  • Beverley is the seat of a suffragan bishop in the diocese of York.
  • In 1802 the see was secularized, the bulk of its territories being assigned to Bavaria and the rest to Salzburg, of which Freising had been a suffragan bishopric. In 1817 an archbishopric was established at Freising, but in the following year it was transferred to Munich.

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