Roman_Catholic_Diocese_of_Sale

Roman Catholic Diocese of Sale

The Diocese of Sale is a Roman Catholic diocese in Victoria, Australia, suffragan to the Archdiocese of Melbourne.

Location

The diocese covers the southeastern part of Victoria, from the eastern suburbs of Melbourne to the New South Wales border, including all of Gippsland. Its cathedral church, St Mary's, is located in the town of Sale.

History

The diocese was created on April 26, 1887 and has had seven bishops. It is currently vacant.

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