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Encyclopedia > Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Quebec

The Diocese of Quebec is the oldest Catholic see in the New World north of Mexico. It was founded as the Apostolic Vicarate of New France in 1658 and was elevated to a Diocese in 1674 and an Archdiocese in 1819. It lost large pieces of its territory with the formation of the Dioceses of Halifax and Kingston in 1817, the Diocese of Charlottetown in 1829, the Diocese of Winnipeg in 1844 and the Diocese of Montreal (see Bishops of Montreal) in 1852. The Archbishop of Quebec has the largely ceremonial title of Primate of Canada. Pope Pius XI blesses Bishop Stephen Alencastre as fifth Apostolic Vicar of the Hawaiian Islands in a Cathedral of Our Lady of Peace window. ... Motto : « Don de Dieu feray valoir Â» (I shall put Gods gift to good use) Site in the province of Quebec Official logo Country  Canada Province Québec Agglomeration Quebec City Statute of the city Capitale-Nationale Administrative Region Capitale-Nationale Constitution date 1833 Geographical code Founder Foundation date Samuel... A see (from the Latin word sedem, meaning seat) is the throne (cathedra) of a bishop. ... Carte dAmérique, Guillaume Delisle, c. ... New France (French: la Nouvelle-France) describes the area colonized by France in North America during a period extending from the exploration of the Saint Lawrence River, by Jacques Cartier in 1534, to the cession of New France to the Kingdom of Great Britain in 1763. ... Events January 13 - Edward Sexby, who had plotted against Oliver Cromwell, dies in Tower of London February 6 - Swedish troops of Charles X Gustav of Sweden cross The Great Belt (Storebælt) in Denmark over frozen sea May 1 - Publication of Hydriotaphia, Urn Burial and The Garden of Cyrus by... Events February 19 - England and the Netherlands sign the Treaty of Westminster. ... 1819 common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... Motto: Template:Unhide = E Mari Merces (Wealth from the Sea) Logo: City Symbol: Kingfisher Location City Information Established: July 9, 1749 Area: (former city) 79. ... Kingston, Ontario, is a historic city in Ontario, Canada, located in the Quebec City-Windsor Corridor at the eastern end of Lake Ontario, where the lake runs into the St. ... 1817 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... For the federal electoral district see Canadian city and the provincial capital of Prince Edward Island, with a population of 32,245 as of 2001. ... Johann Wolfgang von Goethe 1829 was a common year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... Motto: Template:Unhide = Unum Cum Virtute Multorum (One With the Strength of Many) Location City Information Established: 1738 (Fort Rouge), 1873 (City of Winnipeg) Area: 465. ... 1844 was a leap year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... City motto: Concordia Salus (Latin: Well-being through harmony) Province Quebec Mayor Gérald Tremblay Area  - % water 366. ... This is a list of the bishops of the Roman Catholic diocese of Montreal. ... 1852 was a leap year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... Primate (from the Latin Primus, first) is a title or rank bestowed on some bishops in certain Christian churches. ...


The cathedral of this diocese is Notre-Dame de Québec Cathedral in Quebec City. The Cathedral-Basilica of Notre-Dame de Québec (Our Lady of Quebec City), in Quebec City, Quebec, is the primate church of Canada and seat of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Quebec, the oldest see in the New World north of Mexico. ... Motto : « Don de Dieu feray valoir Â» (I shall put Gods gift to good use) Site in the province of Quebec Official logo Country  Canada Province Québec Agglomeration Quebec City Statute of the city Capitale-Nationale Administrative Region Capitale-Nationale Constitution date 1833 Geographical code Founder Foundation date Samuel...


List of bishops

  1. Bishop François de Montmorency-Laval (1658-1688)
  2. Bishop Jean Baptiste de la Croix Chevrière de Saint-Vallier (1688-1727)
  3. Bishop Louis François Duplessis de Mornay (1727-1733)
  4. Bishop Pierre Hermann Dosquet (1733-1739)
  5. Bishop François Louis Pourroy de Lauberivière (1739-1740)
  6. Bishop Henri-Marie Dubreuil de Pontbriand (1741-1760)
  7. Bishop Jean-Olivier Briand (1766-1784)
  8. Bishop Louis-Philippe-François Mariauchau d'Esglis (1784-1788)
  9. Bishop Jean-François Hubert (1788-1797)
  10. Bishop Pierre Denaut (1797-1806)
  11. Archbishop Joseph-Octave Plessis (1806-1825)
  12. Archbishop Bernard-Claude Panet (1825-1833)
  13. Archbishop Joseph Signay (1833-1850)
  14. Archbishop Pierre-Flavien Turgeon (1850-1867)
  15. Archbishop Charles-François Baillargeon (1855-1870) - Catholic Encyclopedia article
  16. Cardinal Archbishop Elzéar-Alexandre Taschereau (1871-1898)
  17. Cardinal Archbishop Louis Nazaire Bégin (1898-1925)
  18. Archbishop Paul-Eugène Roy (1925-1926)
  19. Cardinal Archbishop Felix-Raymond-Marie Rouleau (1926-1931)
  20. Cardinal Archbishop Jean-Marie-Rodrigue Villeneuve (1931-1947)
  21. Cardinal Archbishop Maurice Roy (1947-1981)
  22. Cardinal Archbishop Louis-Albert Vachon (1981-1990)
  23. Archbishop Maurice Couture (1990-2002)
  24. Cardinal Archbishop Marc Ouellet (2002-pres.)

François-Xavier de Montmorency-Laval (30 April 1623 – 6 May 1708) was the first bishop of New France. ... Events January 13 - Edward Sexby, who had plotted against Oliver Cromwell, dies in Tower of London February 6 - Swedish troops of Charles X Gustav of Sweden cross The Great Belt (Storebælt) in Denmark over frozen sea May 1 - Publication of Hydriotaphia, Urn Burial and The Garden of Cyrus by... // Events A high-powered conspiracy of notables, the Immortal Seven, invite William and Mary to depose James II of England. ... // Events A high-powered conspiracy of notables, the Immortal Seven, invite William and Mary to depose James II of England. ... Events 1727 to 1800 - Lt. ... Events 1727 to 1800 - Lt. ... Events February 12 - British colonist James Oglethorpe founds Savannah, Georgia. ... Events February 12 - British colonist James Oglethorpe founds Savannah, Georgia. ... // About the number 1739 1739 is the smallest integer that can be written as sum of three perfect cubes, in two ways. ... // About the number 1739 1739 is the smallest integer that can be written as sum of three perfect cubes, in two ways. ... Events May 31 - Friedrich II comes to power in Prussia upon the death of his father, Friedrich Wilhelm I. October 20 - Maria Theresia of Austria inherits the Habsburg hereditary dominions (Austria, Bohemia, Hungary and present-day Belgium). ... // Events April 10 - Austrian army attack troops of Frederick the Great at Mollwitz August 10 - Raja of Travancore defeats Dutch East India Company naval expedition at Battle of Colachel December 19 - Vitus Bering dies in his expedition east of Siberia December 25 - Anders Celsius develops his own thermometer scale Celsius... 1760 was a leap year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... 1766 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... 1784 was a leap year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... 1784 was a leap year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... 1788 was a leap year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... 1788 was a leap year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... 1797 (MDCCXCVII) was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Wednesday of the 11-day-slower Julian calendar). ... 1797 (MDCCXCVII) was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Wednesday of the 11-day-slower Julian calendar). ... 1806 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... Plessis in 1806. ... 1806 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... 1825 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... 1825 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... 1833 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... 1833 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... 1850 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... 1850 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... 1867 (MDCCCLXVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... 1855 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... 1870 (MDCCCLXX) was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar or a common year starting on Monday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar. ... Elzéar-Alexandre Taschereau (died April 12, 1898) was a Roman Catholic Archbishop of Quebéc City and the first Canadian cardinal. ... 1871 (MDCCCLXXI) was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... 1898 (MDCCCXCVIII) was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Monday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ... 1898 (MDCCCXCVIII) was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Monday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ... 1925 (MCMXXV) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1925 (MCMXXV) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1926 (MCMXXVI) was a common year starting on Friday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1926 (MCMXXVI) was a common year starting on Friday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1931 (MCMXXXI) was a common year starting on Thursday (link is to a full 1931 calendar). ... 1931 (MCMXXXI) was a common year starting on Thursday (link is to a full 1931 calendar). ... 1947 (MCMXLVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1947 calendar). ... His Eminence Cardinal Maurice Roy (January 25, 1905 - October 24, 1985) was a Canadian Archbishop of Quebec and Primate of the Church in Canada. ... 1947 (MCMXLVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1947 calendar). ... 1981 (MCMLXXXI) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Cardinal Louis-Albert Vachon (born February 4, 1912) is a Canadian educator and Archbishop emeritus of Quebec. ... 1981 (MCMLXXXI) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the year. ... This article is about the year. ... For album titles with the same name, see 2002 (album). ... Cardinal Ouellet His Eminence Marc Cardinal Ouellet (born June 8, 1944) is a Roman Catholic cardinal, Archbishop of Quebec and Primate of Canada. ... For album titles with the same name, see 2002 (album). ...

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The Catholic Encyclopedia (also referred to as the Old Catholic Encyclopedia today) is an English-language encyclopedia published in 1913 by the The Encyclopedia Press, designed to give authoritative information on the entire cycle of Catholic interests, action and doctrine. // History The writing of the encyclopedia began on January 11...

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Boroughs
La Cité (1st) · Les Rivières (2nd) · Ste-Foy--Sillery (3rd) · Charlesbourg (4th) 

Beauport (5th) · Limoilou (6th) · La Haute-Saint-Charles (7th) · Laurentien (8th)  Image File history File links Flag_of_Quebec_City. ... Motto : « Don de Dieu feray valoir Â» (I shall put Gods gift to good use) Site in the province of Quebec Official logo Country  Canada Province Québec Agglomeration Quebec City Statute of the city Capitale-Nationale Administrative Region Capitale-Nationale Constitution date 1833 Geographical code Founder Foundation date Samuel... Image File history File links Flag_of_Quebec_City. ... La Cité is a borough of Quebec City. ... Les Rivières is a borough of Quebec City. ... Sainte-Foy—Sillery is a borough of Quebec City. ... Charlesbourg is a borough of Quebec City, in the northeastern part of the city. ... Beauport is a borough of Quebec City, on the St. ... Limoilou is a borough of Quebec City. ... La Haute-Saint-Charles is a borough of Quebec City. ... Laurentien is a borough of Quebec City. ...

Districts
Gay · Latin/Old Quebec · Saint-Jean-Baptiste · Saint-Roch
Val-Bélair Le Quartier gai de Québec (English : The Gay Quarter of Quebec) is a part from La Cité, in Quebec City. ... Old Quebec (French: Vieux-Québec) is a neighbourhood of Quebec City, the capital of the province of Quebec in Canada. ...

See also
Quebec City on Wikitravel
List of presidents of districts of Quebec City · Quebec City Council
List of mayors of Quebec City · Agglomeration of Quebec
Greater Quebec City Area · Quebec City Area
List of articles about Quebec City

Website about the 400th birthday of Quebec City in 2008 : http://www.quebec400.qc.ca
Every borough have his/her president. ... The Quebec City Council is the city council for Quebec City, Quebec. ... List of mayors of Quebec City, Quebec Elzear Bedard - 1833 - 1834 Rene-Edouard Caron - 1834 - 1836 / 1840 - 1846* Georges OKill Stuart - 1846 - 1850 Narcisse-Fortunat Belleau - 1850 - 1853 Ulric-Joseph Tessier - 1853 - 1854 Charles Alleyn - 1854 - 1855 Joseph Morrin - 1855 - 1856 Olivier Robitaille - 1856 - 1857 Joseph Morrin - 1857 - 1858... The Agglomeration of Quebec is formed by Quebec City, LAncienne-Lorette and Saint-Augustin-de-Desmaures. ... The Quebec City metropolitan area is all the suburbs cities in Quebec which is used to develop projects together, procedures, etc. ... La Région de Québec est la constituante de deux régions administratives, celles de la Capitale-Nationale et de Chaudières-Appalaches. ...


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