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St. Francis de Sales, bishop and doctor (Memorial)

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1860Vicariate Apostolic of Southeastern Szechwan {Se-Ciuen Meridio-Orientale}, China Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Southern Szechwan {Se-Ciuen Meridionale}, China Erected
1860Vicariate Apostolic of Southeastern Szechwan {Se-Ciuen Meridio-Orientale}, China Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Eastern Szechwan {Se-Ciuen Orientale}, China Name Changed
1893Delegation to United States of America Established
1944Sons of Divine Providence Decretum Laudis
1974Diocese of Cuttack, India Territory LostDiocese of Berhampur, India Erected
1974Diocese of Cuttack, India ElevatedArchdiocese of Cuttack-Bhubaneswar, India Elevated
1976Diocese of Belgaum, India Territory LostDiocese of Karwar, India Erected
1981Diocese of Jaffna, Sri Lanka Territory LostDiocese of Mannar, Sri Lanka Erected
1981Diocese of Umuahia, Nigeria Territory LostDiocese of Okigwe, Nigeria Erected
1981Military Ordinariate of Kenya, Military (Ordinariate) Elevated
1983Archdiocese of Manila, Philippines Territory LostDiocese of Antipolo, Philippines Erected
1983Diocese of Ozamis, Philippines ElevatedArchdiocese of Ozamiz, Philippines Elevated
1983Diocese of Dipolog, Philippines (from Zamboanga) Metropolitan Changed
1983Diocese of Pagadian, Philippines (from Zamboanga) Metropolitan Changed
1983Diocese of Iligan, Philippines (from Tuguegarao) Metropolitan Changed
1983Territorial Prelature of Marawi, Philippines (from Cagayan de Oro) Metropolitan Changed
1997Diocese of Salem, India Territory LostDiocese of Dharmapuri, India Erected
1998Archdiocese of Santiago de Cuba Territory LostDiocese of Guantánamo-Baracoa, Cuba Erected
2009Archdiocese of Yangon, Myanmar Territory LostDiocese of Hpa-an, Myanmar Erected


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