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Diocese Events

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1896Prefecture Apostolic of Kaiser-Wilhelms-Land, Papua New Guinea Erected
1902Diocese of Medellín, Colombia ElevatedArchdiocese of Medellín, Colombia Elevated
1910Diocese of Aqrā {Akra} (Chaldean), Iraq Split
1947Congrégation du Sacré-Coeur Approbation
1958Vicariate Apostolic of Niangara, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Doruma, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Erected
1958Prefecture Apostolic of Tanga, Tanzania ElevatedDiocese of Tanga, Tanzania Elevated
1958Prefecture Apostolic of Thakhek, Laos ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Thakhek, Laos Elevated
1962Prefecture Apostolic of Makeni, Sierra Leone ElevatedDiocese of Makeni, Sierra Leone Elevated
2004Archdiocese of Łódź, Poland (became a Metropolitan) Elevated
2004Diocese of Łowicz, Poland (from Warszawa) Metropolitan Changed
2004Archdiocese of Gniezno, Poland
Diocese of Koszalin-Kołobrzeg, Poland
Diocese of Pelplin, Poland
Territory LostDiocese of Bydgoszcz, Poland Erected
2004Diocese of Legnica, Poland
Archdiocese of Wrocław {Breslavia}, Poland
Territory LostDiocese of Świdnica, Poland Erected
2012Eparchy of Asmara (Ethiopian), Eritrea Territory LostEparchy of Segheneity (Eritrean), Eritrea Erected
2014Secretariat for the Economy, Roman Curia Established
2014Council for the Economy, Roman Curia Erected


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