The House of Bishops voted on Oct. 27, 1920, to divide the Missionary District of Tokyo and establish the Missionary District of Tohoku. In Apr. 1941 the Missionary District of Tohoku became a diocese in the Holy Catholic Church in Japan.
Tohuku, Missionary District of
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