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Diocese Events


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YearFromTo
1896Vicariate Apostolic of Madagascar, Madagascar Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Northern Madagascar {Madagascar Settentrionale}, Madagascar Erected
1896Vicariate Apostolic of Madagascar, Madagascar Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Southern Madagascar {Madagascar Meridionale}, Madagascar Erected
1960Archdiocese of Goiânia, Goias, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Brasília, Brazil Erected
1960Diocese of Assis, Sao Paulo, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Presidente Prudente, Sao Paulo, Brazil Erected
1960Diocese of Rio Preto, Sao Paulo, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of São João da Boa Vista, Sao Paulo, Brazil Erected
1964Vicariate Apostolic of Villavicencio, Colombia Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Ariari, Colombia Erected
1964Prefecture Apostolic of Bossangoa, Central African Republic ElevatedDiocese of Bossangoa, Central African Republic Elevated
1964Archdiocese of Nagpur, India
Prefecture Apostolic of Pala, Chad
ElevatedDiocese of Pala, Chad Elevated
1964Prefecture Apostolic of Raipur, India Erected
1964Diocese of Dibrugarh, India
Diocese of Shillong, India
Territory LostDiocese of Tezpur, India Erected
1971Diocese of Roseau, Dominica, Antilles Territory LostDiocese of Saint John’s, Virgin Islands (British), Antilles Erected
1971Diocese of Bereina, Papua New Guinea
Diocese of Mendi, Papua New Guinea
Territory LostDiocese of Kerema, Papua New Guinea Erected
1978Diocese of Santiago de los Caballeros, Dominican Republic Territory LostDiocese of Mao-Monte Cristi, Dominican Republic Erected
1978Diocese of La Vega, Dominican Republic
Diocese of Santiago de los Caballeros, Dominican Republic
Territory LostDiocese of San Francisco de Macorís, Dominican Republic Erected
1991Ordinariate of Poland, Faithful of Eastern Rites Name Changed
2002Diocese of Feira de Santana, Bahia, Brazil ElevatedArchdiocese of Feira de Santana, Bahia, Brazil Elevated
2002Diocese of Barra (do Rio Grande), Bahia, Brazil (from Sao Salvador da Bahia) Metropolitan Changed
2002Diocese of Barreiras, Bahia, Brazil (from Sao Salvador da Bahia) Metropolitan Changed
2002Diocese of Bonfim, Bahia, Brazil (from Sao Salvador da Bahia) Metropolitan Changed
2002Diocese of Irecê, Bahia, Brazil (from Sao Salvador da Bahia) Metropolitan Changed
2002Diocese of Juazeiro, Bahia, Brazil (from Sao Salvador da Bahia) Metropolitan Changed
2002Diocese of Paulo Afonso, Bahia, Brazil (from Sao Salvador da Bahia) Metropolitan Changed
2002Diocese of Ruy Barbosa (Rui Barbosa), Bahia, Brazil (from Sao Salvador da Bahia) Metropolitan Changed
2002Diocese of Vitória da Conquista, Bahia, Brazil ElevatedArchdiocese of Vitória da Conquista, Bahia, Brazil Elevated
2002Diocese of Bom Jesus da Lapa, Bahia, Brazil (from Sao Salvador da Bahia) Metropolitan Changed
2002Diocese of Caetité, Bahia, Brazil (from Sao Salvador da Bahia) Metropolitan Changed
2002Diocese of Jequié, Bahia, Brazil (from Sao Salvador da Bahia) Metropolitan Changed
2002Diocese of Livramento de Nossa Senhora, Bahia, Brazil (from Sao Salvador da Bahia) Metropolitan Changed

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