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Diocese Events

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1530Diocese of Novara, Italy Territory LostDiocese of Vigevano, Italy Erected
1847Diocese of Udine, Italy ElevatedArchdiocese of Udine, Italy Elevated
1853Vicariate Apostolic of Breda, Netherlands ElevatedDiocese of Breda, Netherlands Elevated
1867Diocese of Shkodrë (Scutari), Albania ElevatedArchdiocese of Shkodrë, Albania Elevated
1878Oblates of Saint Joseph Founded
1922Vicariate Apostolic of Ninghsia, China Erected
1922Vicariate Apostolic of Southwestern Mongolia {Mongolia Occiduo-Meridionale}, China Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Suiyüan [Hohot], China Name Changed
1922Mission "Sui Iuris" of Urga, Mongolia Erected
1922Prefecture Apostolic of Tatungfu, China Erected
1922Vicariate Apostolic of Central Mongolia {Mongolia Centrale}, China Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Tchagar, China Name Changed
1947Prefecture Apostolic of Tshumbe, Congo (Dem. Rep.) ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Tshumbe, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Elevated
1967Archdiocese of Luanda, Angola Territory LostDiocese of Carmona e São Salvador, Angola Erected
1980Diocese of Barra do Piraí-Volta Redonda, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Diocese of Nova Iguaçu, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Territory LostDiocese of Itaguaí, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Erected
1984Diocese of San Andrés Tuxtla, Veracruz, México Territory LostDiocese of Coatzacoalcos, Veracruz, México Erected
1994Vicariate Apostolic of Keetmanshoop, Namibia ElevatedDiocese of Keetmanshoop, Namibia Elevated
1994Vicariate Apostolic of Windhoek, Namibia ElevatedArchdiocese of Windhoek, Namibia Elevated
1994Vicariate Apostolic of Windhoek, Namibia Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Rundu, Namibia Erected
2009Diocese of Comodoro Rivadavia, Argentina Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of Esquel, Argentina Erected


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