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Diocese Events

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1257Diocese of Forcona, Italy Name ChangedDiocese of L’Aquila, Italy Name Changed
1317Diocese of Clermont, France Territory LostDiocese of Saint-Flour, France Erected
1824Diocese of Nancy, France
Diocese of Toul, France
UnitedDiocese of Nancy (-Toul), France United
1902Diocese of São Luís do Maranhão, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Piaui, Brazil Erected
1903Diocese of San Cristobal de la Habana, Cuba Territory LostDiocese of Cienfuegos, Cuba
Diocese of Pinar del Rio, Cuba
1920Diocese of San Severino (Marche), Italy
Diocese of Treia, Italy
UnitedDiocese of San Severino (-Treia), Italy United
1929Vicariate Apostolic of Cape of Good Hope, Eastern District {Capo de Buona Speranza, Distretto Orientale}, South Africa Territory LostMission "Sui Iuris" of Queenstown, South Africa Erected
1929Vicariate Apostolic of Swatow [Shantou], China Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Kaying [Meixian], China Erected
1956Archdiocese of Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago, Antilles Territory LostDiocese of Castries, Saint Lucia, Antilles
Diocese of Saint George’s in Grenada, Antilles (Grenada)
1956Diocese of Meru, Kenya
Archdiocese of Nairobi, Kenya
Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Kitui, Kenya Erected
1956Archdiocese of Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso Territory LostDiocese of Koupéla, Burkina Faso Erected
1956Archdiocese of Agra, India Territory LostDiocese of Meerut, India Erected
1961Apostolic Exarchate of Addis Abeba (Ethiopian), Ethiopia ElevatedArcheparchy of Addis Abeba (Ethiopian), Ethiopia Elevated
1961Prefecture Apostolic of Tigrai, Ethiopia ElevatedEparchy of Adigrat (Ethiopian), Ethiopia Elevated
1961Apostolic Exarchate of Asmara (Ethiopian), Eritrea ElevatedEparchy of Asmara (Ethiopian), Eritrea Elevated
1971Diocese of Rio Preto, Sao Paulo, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Franca, Sao Paulo, Brazil Erected
2010Territorial Prelature of Calama, Chile ElevatedDiocese of San Juan Bautista de Calama, Chile Elevated


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