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The Year of Our Lord 1926

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DateFromTo
unknownApostolic Exarchate of Sofia (Bulgarian), Bulgaria Erected
unknownRogationists of the Heart of Jesus Founded
11 JanVicariate Apostolic of Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Navrongo, Ghana Erected
28 JanPrefecture Apostolic of Tsuapa, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Name ChangedPrefecture Apostolic of Coquilhatville, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Name Changed
10 MarVicariate Apostolic of Western Uélé {Uélé Occidental}, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Buta, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Name Changed
10 MarVicariate Apostolic of Western Uélé {Uélé Occidental}, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Bondo, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Erected
10 MarVicariate Apostolic of Kenya, Kenya Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Meru, Kenya Erected
10 MarVicariate Apostolic of Kenya, Kenya Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Nyeri, Kenya Name Changed
18 MarVicariate Apostolic of Thessaloniki, Greece Erected
20 MarTerritorial Prelature of Beatissima Vergine Maria del SS.mo Rosario, Italy Erected
4 AprDiocese of Kaišiadorys, Lithuania Erected
4 AprDiocese of Žemaičiai (Samogizia o Tels; Żmudź), Lithuania ElevatedArchdiocese of Kaunas, Lithuania Elevated
4 AprDiocese of Panevėžys, Lithuania Erected
4 AprDiocese of Telšiai, Lithuania Erected
4 AprDiocese of Vilkaviškis, Lithuania Erected
4 AprTerritorial Prelature of Klaipeda, Lithuania Erected
10 MayDiocese of Curitiba, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Ponta Grossa, Parana, Brazil Erected
10 MayDiocese of Curitiba, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Jacarezinho, Parana, Brazil Erected
10 MayDiocese of Curitiba, Brazil ElevatedArchdiocese of Curitiba, Parana, Brazil Elevated
10 MayTerritorial Prelature of Foz do Iguaçu (Iguassú), Brazil Erected
10 MayVicariate Apostolic of Süanhwafu, China Erected
11 MayPrefecture Apostolic of Cimbebasia, Namibia ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Windhoek, Namibia Elevated
12 MayVicariate Apostolic of Fenyang [Fenyang], China Erected
23 MayPontifical Institute for Foreign Missions United
21 JunDiocese of Botucatu, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Cafelândia, Brazil Erected
12 JulVicariate Apostolic of Canale di Suez {Suez Canal}, Egypt Erected
12 JulPrefecture Apostolic of Shohchow, China Erected
28 JulVicariate Apostolic of Nouvelle-Anvers, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Basankusu, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Erected
3 AugDiocese of Dallas, Texas, USA
Diocese of San Antonio, Texas, USA
Territory LostDiocese of Amarillo, Texas, USA Erected
3 AugDiocese of San Antonio, Texas, USA ElevatedArchdiocese of San Antonio, Texas, USA Elevated
10 AugVicariate Apostolic of Taichow [Linhai], China Erected
11 AugPrefecture Apostolic of Cook e Mnihiki, Cook Islands, Pacific (Oceania) Name ChangedPrefecture Apostolic of Cook Islands, Pacific (Oceania) Name Changed
11 AugVicariate Apostolic of Haimen [Haimen], China Erected
10 DecTerritorial Prelature of Acre e Purus, Brazil Name ChangedTerritorial Prelature of São Peregrino Laziosi no Alto Acre e Alto Purus, Brazil Name Changed
14 DecVicariate Apostolic of Eastern Uélé {Uélé Orientale}, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Niangara, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Name Changed

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