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The Year of Our Lord 1994

Diocese Events


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DateFromTo
3 FebDiocese of Bertoua, Cameroon Territory LostDiocese of Batouri, Cameroon Erected
11 FebPontifical Academy for Life, Roman Curia Established
14 FebDiocese of Santiago de los Caballeros, Dominican Republic ElevatedArchdiocese of Santiago de los Caballeros, Dominican Republic Elevated
19 FebEparchy of Our Lady of Lebanon of Los Angeles (Maronite), California, USA Erected
25 FebDiocese of Portoviejo (Porto Vecchio), Ecuador ElevatedArchdiocese of Portoviejo, Ecuador Elevated
14 MarVicariate Apostolic of Keetmanshoop, Namibia ElevatedDiocese of Keetmanshoop, Namibia Elevated
14 MarVicariate Apostolic of Windhoek, Namibia ElevatedArchdiocese of Windhoek, Namibia Elevated
14 MarVicariate Apostolic of Windhoek, Namibia Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Rundu, Namibia Erected
23 MarDiocese of Lins, Sao Paulo, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Araçatuba, Sao Paulo, Brazil Erected
26 MarDiocese of Abuja, Nigeria ElevatedArchdiocese of Abuja, Nigeria Elevated
26 MarDiocese of Benin City, Nigeria ElevatedArchdiocese of Benin City, Nigeria Elevated
26 MarDiocese of Calabar, Nigeria ElevatedArchdiocese of Calabar, Nigeria Elevated
26 MarDiocese of Ibadan, Nigeria ElevatedArchdiocese of Ibadan, Nigeria Elevated
26 MarDiocese of Jos, Nigeria ElevatedArchdiocese of Jos, Nigeria Elevated
26 MarDiocese of Owerri, Nigeria ElevatedArchdiocese of Owerri, Nigeria Elevated
6 AprDelegation to Jerusalem and Palestine Territory LostNunciature to Jordan Erected
18 AprMilitary Ordinariate of Hungary, Military Erected
23 AprDiocese of Lahore, Pakistan ElevatedArchdiocese of Lahore, Pakistan Elevated
4 JunDiocese of Duitama, Colombia Name ChangedDiocese of Duitama-Sogamoso, Colombia Name Changed
10 JunDiocese of Bulawayo, Zimbabwe ElevatedArchdiocese of Bulawayo, Zimbabwe Elevated
10 JunVicariate Apostolic of Nekemte, Ethiopia Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Jimma-Bonga, Ethiopia Erected
14 JunDelegation to Jerusalem and Palestine Territory LostNunciature to Israel Erected
25 JunArchdiocese of La Paz, Bolivia Territory LostDiocese of El Alto, Bolivia Erected
27 JunDiocese of Berlin, Germany ElevatedArchdiocese of Berlin, Germany Elevated
27 JunApostolic Administration of Erfurt-Meiningen, Germany ElevatedDiocese of Erfurt, Germany Elevated
27 JunApostolic Administration of Görlitz, Germany ElevatedDiocese of Görlitz, Germany Elevated
27 JunApostolic Administration of Magdeburg, Germany ElevatedDiocese of Magdeburg, Germany Elevated
1 JulArchdiocese of Lomé, Togo Territory LostDiocese of Aného, Togo Erected
1 JulDiocese of Sokodé, Togo Territory LostDiocese of Kara, Togo Erected
1 JulArchdiocese of Lomé, Togo Territory LostDiocese of Kpalimé, Togo Erected
5 JulArchdiocese of Valencia en Venezuela Territory LostDiocese of Puerto Cabello, Venezuela Erected
7 JulDiocese of Cabimas, Venezuela
Archdiocese of Maracaibo, Venezuela
Archdiocese of Mérida, Venezuela
Territory LostDiocese of El Vigia-San Carlos del Zulia, Venezuela Erected
28 JulTerritorial Prelature of Escuintla, Guatemala Territory LostDiocese of Escuintla, Guatemala Erected
28 JulDiocese of Badajoz, Spain ElevatedArchdiocese of Mérida-Badajoz, Spain Elevated
22 AugTerritorial Prelature of Los Ríos, Ecuador ElevatedDiocese of Babahoyo, Ecuador Elevated
9 SepDiocese of Mbala-Mpika, Zambia Name ChangedDiocese of Mpika, Zambia Name Changed
24 OctDiocese of Hildesheim, Germany
Apostolic Administration of Schwerin, Germany
ElevatedArchdiocese of Hamburg, Germany Elevated
3 NovVicariate Apostolic of Chiquitos, Bolivia ElevatedDiocese of San Ignacio de Velasco, Bolivia Elevated
11 NovDiocese of Bertoua, Cameroon ElevatedArchdiocese of Bertoua, Cameroon Elevated
26 NovCardinal Titular Church of Santi Aquila e Priscilla Established
26 NovCardinal Titular Church of San Giuliano dei Fiamminghi Established
26 NovCardinal Titular Church of San Gerardo Maiella Established
26 NovCardinal Titular Church of Santissimo Redentore a Valmelaina Established
26 NovCardinal Titular Church of Santi Urbano e Lorenzo a Prima Porta Established
26 NovCardinal Titular Church of Sant’Ugo Established
19 DecDiocese of Bouaké, Côte d’Ivoire ElevatedArchdiocese of Bouaké, Côte d’Ivoire Elevated
19 DecDiocese of Gagnoa, Côte d’Ivoire ElevatedArchdiocese of Gagnoa, Côte d’Ivoire Elevated
19 DecDiocese of Keta-Ho, Ghana SplitDiocese of Ho, Ghana
Diocese of Keta-Akatsi, Ghana
Split
19 DecDiocese of Keta-Ho, Ghana Territory LostDiocese of Jasikan, Ghana Erected
19 DecDiocese of Parakou, Benin Territory LostDiocese of Kandi, Benin Erected
19 DecDiocese of Korhogo, Côte d’Ivoire ElevatedArchdiocese of Korhogo, Côte d’Ivoire Elevated
19 DecDiocese of Daloa, Côte d’Ivoire
Diocese of Korhogo, Côte d’Ivoire
Diocese of Man, Côte d’Ivoire
Territory LostDiocese of Odienné, Côte d’Ivoire Erected
30 DecVicariate Apostolic of Limón, Costa Rica ElevatedDiocese of Limón, Costa Rica Elevated

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