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Diocese Events

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1938Vicariate Apostolic of Papua, Papua New Guinea (Parts in the State of Queensland)
Diocese of Victoria-Palmerston, Australia
Name ChangedDiocese of Darwin, Australia Name Changed
1938Mission "Sui Iuris" of Tukuyu, Tanzania ElevatedPrefecture Apostolic of Tukuyu, Tanzania Elevated
1938Mission "Sui Iuris" of Queenstown, South Africa ElevatedPrefecture Apostolic of Queenstown, South Africa Elevated
1967Territorial Prelature of Caacupé, Paraguay ElevatedDiocese of Caacupé, Paraguay Elevated
1979Archdiocese of Juiz de Fora, Minas Gerais, Brazil (Além Paraiba, Estrela Dalva, Pirapetinga, Santo Antonio do Aventureiro, and Volta Grande) Territory LostDiocese of Leopoldina, Minas Gerais, Brazil Territory Added
1984Diocese of Barrancabermeja, Colombia
Diocese of Facatativá, Colombia (Chaguaní, Guaduas, La Palma, Caparrapí, Yacopí, and Puerto Salgar)
Archdiocese of Manizales, Colombia
Territory LostDiocese of La Dorada-Guaduas, Colombia (Puerto Boyacá, Puerto Triunfo, La Dorada, Samaná, Victoria, Marquetalia, Pennsylvania, and Manzanares along with Corregimiento de Montebonito and Inspection de Policía de San Miguel) Erected
1989Diocese of Anápolis, Goias, Brazil (Luziania and Santo Antonio de Descoberto)
Diocese of Ipameri, Goias, Brazil (Cristalina)
Diocese of Uruaçu (Uruassu), Goias, Brazil (Padre Bernardo)
Territory LostDiocese of Luziânia, Goias, Brazil Erected
2003Vicariate Apostolic of Cuevo, Bolivia Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Camiri, Bolivia Name Changed
2008Archdiocese of Cambrai, France (no longer a Metropolitan) Elevated
2008Diocese of Arras (-Boulogne-Saint-Omer), France (from Cambrai) Metropolitan Changed
2008Diocese of Lille, France ElevatedArchdiocese of Lille, France Elevated


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