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Diocese Events

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1876Diocese of L’Aquila, Italy ElevatedArchdiocese of L’Aquila, Italy Elevated
1928Diocese of Socorro, Colombia Name ChangedDiocese of Socorro y San Gil, Colombia Name Changed
1935Archdiocese of Toulouse (-Narbonne), France Name ChangedArchdiocese of Toulouse (-Narbonne-Saint Bertrand de Comminges-Rieux), France Name Changed
1948Apostolic Exarchate of Canada (Ukrainian) Territory LostApostolic Exarchate of Eastern Canada (Ukrainian)
Apostolic Exarchate of Western Canada (Ukrainian)
1948Apostolic Exarchate of Canada (Ukrainian) Name ChangedApostolic Exarchate of Central Canada (Ukrainian) Name Changed
1957Archdiocese of Asunción, Paraguay
Diocese of Villarrica, Paraguay
Territory LostDiocese of San Juan Bautista de las Misiones, Paraguay Erected
1960Sons of Charity Approbation
1970Archdiocese of Nueva Segovia, Philippines Territory LostDiocese of San Fernando de La Union, Philippines Erected
1974Diocese of Itapeva, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Diocese of Santos, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Territory LostDiocese of Registro, Sao Paulo, Brazil Erected
1989Prefecture Apostolic of Mitú, Colombia Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of San José del Guaviare, Colombia Erected
1989Diocese of Lucknow, India Territory LostDiocese of Bareilly, India Erected
2010Prefecture Apostolic of Donkorkrom, Ghana ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Donkorkrom, Ghana Elevated
2013Apostolic Exarchate of France (Ukrainian) ElevatedEparchy of Saint Vladimir-Le-Grand de Paris (Ukrainian) Elevated
2013Apostolic Exarchate of Serbia e Montenegro (Križevci), Serbia Name ChangedApostolic Exarchate of Serbia (Križevci) Name Changed
2015Eparchy of Asmara (Ethiopian), Eritrea ElevatedArcheparchy of Asmara (Eritrean), Eritrea Elevated
2015Eparchy of Barentu (Eritrean), Eritrea (from Addis Abeba) Metropolitan Changed
2015Eparchy of Keren (Eritrean), Eritrea (from Addis Abeba) Metropolitan Changed
2015Eparchy of Segheneity (Eritrean), Eritrea (from Addis Abeba) Metropolitan Changed
2015Archeparchy of Addis Abeba (Ethiopian), Ethiopia Territory LostEparchy of Bahir Dar - Dessie (Ethiopian), Ethiopia Erected
2019Pontifical Commission “Ecclesia Dei”, Roman Curia SuppressedCongregation for the Doctrine of the Faith, Roman Curia Territory Added


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