The district for which an archbishop is responsible.
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- The archbishop of the Prague archdiocese is the only Czech cardinal.
- From there he went to a parish up in Ulster County, the far reaches of the archdiocese.
- Egan and McCarrick are relative newcomers to their archdioceses.
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- Among the Catholic institutions surveyed (including congregations of religious women and men, healthcare systems, and archdioceses and dioceses), the archdiocesan and diocesan responses were the weakest.
- Next to an official archdiocesan fundraising brochure, I found, early on a weekday morning, a small, homemade stack of leaflets in Spanish with a prayer to Saint Jude, ‘patron of work’
- And in a recent column in the Catholic New World, the archdiocesan newspaper, he called for a renewed civility in debates in the church and in the wider culture.
Definition of archdiocese in:
- The British & World English dictionary