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Bishopric may refer to:

  • An Episcopal see
  • Diocese, an ecclesiastical region run by a bishop in the Roman Catholic, Orthodox Christian, Anglican and some Lutheran churches
  • Bishopric (political), an area historically most common within the Holy Roman Empire where a bishop held the secular authority
  • Bishopric (LDS Church), consisting of a bishop and his two counselors; presides over an LDS ward

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