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The Year of Our Lord 1936

Diocese Events


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DateFromTo
27 JanPrefecture Apostolic of Gariep, South Africa ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Aliwal, South Africa Elevated
27 JanVicariate Apostolic of Senegambia, Senegal Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Dakar, Senegal Name Changed
27 JanPrefecture Apostolic of Hwangchow, China ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Kichow [Qichun], China Elevated
27 JanVicariate Apostolic of Nouvelle-Anvers, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Lisala, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Name Changed
27 JanPrefecture Apostolic of Sénégal Name ChangedPrefecture Apostolic of Saint-Louis du Sénégal Name Changed
22 FebDiocese of Chatham, New Brunswick, Canada
Diocese of Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada
Territory LostArchdiocese of Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada Erected
22 FebArchdiocese of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Territory LostDiocese of Nelson, British Columbia, Canada Erected
4 MarSociety of Bethlehem Mission Immensee Approbation
9 MarDiocese of Hakodate, Japan Name ChangedDiocese of Sendai, Japan Name Changed
9 MarVicariate Apostolic of Thái Binh, Viet Nam Erected
15 MarNunciature to Guatemala Elevated
21 MarCongregation of Mariannhill Missionaries Approbation
2 MayTerritorial Abbey of San Martino al Monte Cimino, Italy UnitedDiocese of Viterbo e Tuscania, Italy United
25 MayVicariate Apostolic of Isole della Piccola Sonda, Indonesia Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Timor Olandese, Indonesia Erected
25 MayPrefecture Apostolic of Broken Hill, Zambia Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Victoria Falls, Zambia Erected
25 MayPrefecture Apostolic of Siangyang [Xiangyang], China Erected
25 MayVicariate Apostolic of Kasaď Superiore, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Tshumbe, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Erected
25 MayMission "Sui Iuris" of Hainan [Hainan], China ElevatedPrefecture Apostolic of Hainan [Hainan], China Elevated
25 MayPrefecture Apostolic of Xinjiang [Kiangchow], China Erected
3 JunPrefecture Apostolic of San Gabriel de la Dolorosa del Marańón, Peru ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of San Gabriel de la Dolorosa del Marańón, Peru Elevated
2 JulDiocese of Lipa, Philippines Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Mindoro, Philippines Erected
7 JulPrefecture Apostolic of Shashi [Shasi], China Erected
7 JulPrefecture Apostolic of Xinxiang [Sinsiang], China Erected
11 JulDiocese of Los Angeles-San Diego, California, USA ElevatedArchdiocese of Los Angeles, California, USA Elevated
11 JulDiocese of Los Angeles-San Diego, California, USA Territory LostDiocese of San Diego, California, USA Erected
17 DecDiocese of Lahore, Pakistan Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Multan, Pakistan Erected

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