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1818Diocese of Guayana, Venezuela Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Trinidad, Trinidad and Tobago, Antilles Erected
1913Prefecture Apostolic of Tripoli, Libya ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Libia, Libya Elevated
1957Archdiocese of Köln {Cologne}, Germany
Diocese of Münster, Germany
Archdiocese of Paderborn, Germany
Territory LostDiocese of Essen, Germany (Bochum, Bottrop, Duisburg, Essen, Gelsenkirchen, Gladbeck, Lüdenscheid, and Mülhein (in Ruhr), Oberhausen, Wattenscheid; rural districts of Altena and Ennepe-Ruhrkreis (except Her decke and Wetter)) Erected
1988Diocese of Massa, Italy
Diocese of Pontremoli, Italy
UnitedDiocese of Massa Carrara-Pontremoli, Italy United
1996Diocese of Arua, Uganda (Nebbi and part of Aruaëns) Territory LostDiocese of Nebbi, Uganda Erected
2023Nunciature to Oman Established


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