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Diocese Events

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1778Archdiocese of Santafé en Nueva Granada, Colombia Territory LostDiocese of Mérida, Venezuela Erected
1872Diocese of Hartford, Connecticut, USA Territory LostDiocese of Providence, Rhode Island, USA Erected
1921Diocese of San José de Costa Rica Territory LostDiocese of Alajuela, Costa Rica
Vicariate Apostolic of Limón, Costa Rica
1921Diocese of San José de Costa Rica ElevatedArchdiocese of San José de Costa Rica Elevated
1922Vicariate Apostolic of Kuiceu (Kweichow), China
Vicariate Apostolic of Kuamsi, China
Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Lanlung [Anlong], China Erected
1952Diocese of Baker City, Oregon, USA Name ChangedDiocese of Baker, Oregon, USA Name Changed
1952Diocese of Amazonas, Brazil ElevatedArchdiocese of Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil Elevated
1952Diocese of Lins, Sao Paulo, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Marília, Sao Paulo, Brazil Erected
1952Diocese of Natal, Brazil Territory LostArchdiocese of Natal, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil Erected
1958Diocese of Ciudad Victoria-Tamaulipas, Tamaulipas, México Territory LostDiocese of Matamoros, Tamaulipas, México Erected
1958Diocese of Espírito Santo, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Cachoeiro do Itapemirim, Espirito Santo, Brazil
Diocese of São Mateus, Espirito Santo, Brazil
1958Diocese of Espírito Santo, Brazil Name ChangedArchdiocese of Vitória, Espirito Santo, Brazil Name Changed
1959Diocese of Sinaloa, México Name ChangedDiocese of Culiacán, Sinaloa, México Name Changed
1963Diocese of Lingayen-Dagupan, Philippines
Diocese of San Fernando, Philippines
Territory LostDiocese of Cabanatuan, Philippines Erected
1963Diocese of San Fernando, Philippines Territory LostDiocese of Tarlac, Philippines Erected
1963Diocese of Lingayen-Dagupan, Philippines ElevatedArchdiocese of Lingayen-Dagupan, Philippines Elevated
1963Nunciature to Congo, Democratic Republic of Established
1968Diocese of Iringa, Tanzania
Territorial Abbey of Peramiho, Tanzania
Territory LostDiocese of Njombe, Tanzania Erected
1984Diocese of Tagum, Philippines Territory LostDiocese of Mati, Philippines Erected
1984Diocese of Cabanatuan, Philippines Territory LostDiocese of San Jose, Philippines Erected
1991Diocese of Viterbo, Acquapendente, Bagnoregio, Montefiascone, Tuscania e San Martino al Monte Cimino, Italy Name ChangedDiocese of Viterbo, Italy Name Changed
1991Diocese of Civita Castellana (, Orte, Gallese, Nepi e Sutri), Italy Name ChangedDiocese of Civita Castellana, Italy Name Changed
1994Nunciature to Suriname, Antilles Established


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