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The Year of Our Lord 1918

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DateFromTo
unknownVicariate Apostolic of Kimberley in Orange, South Africa Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Kimberley in South Africa {nell’Africa Meridionale}, South Africa Name Changed
unknownScarboro Foreign Mission Society Founded
unknownPrefecture Apostolic of Bettiah, India Territory Added
unknownSons of Charity Founded
11 JanArchdiocese of New Orleans, Louisiana, USA Territory LostDiocese of Lafayette, Louisiana, USA Erected
17 JanDiocese of Leiria, Portugal Erected
13 MarPrefecture Apostolic of Dutch Borneo {Borneo Olandese}, Indonesia ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Dutch Borneo {Borneo Olandese}, Indonesia Elevated
18 JulArchdiocese of Mariana, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Diocese of Uberaba, Brazil
Territory LostDiocese of Aterrado, Brazil Erected
26 JulArchdiocese of Olinda, Brazil Name ChangedArchdiocese of Olinda e Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil Name Changed
2 AugArchdiocese of Olinda e Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Garanhuns, Pernambuco, Brazil Erected
2 AugArchdiocese of Olinda e Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Nazaré, Pernambuco, Brazil Erected
2 AugDiocese of Floresta, Brazil Name ChangedDiocese of Pesqueira, Pernambuco, Brazil Name Changed
24 AugPrefecture Apostolic of Betafó, Madagascar ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Betafó, Madagascar Elevated
24 AugPrefecture Apostolic of Western Nigeria {Nigeria Occidentale} ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Western Nigeria {Nigeria Occidentale} Elevated
22 SepDiocese of Lutsk, Zhytomyr, and Kamyanets-Podilskyi (Łuck, Zytomierz, and Kamienec), Ukraine SplitDiocese of Kamyanets-Podilskyi, Ukraine
Diocese of Luceoria o Łuck e Zytomir o Zytomierz, Ukraine
Split
22 SepDiocese of Riga, Latvia Erected

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