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Diocese Events

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1861Diocese of Hexham, England, Great Britain Name ChangedDiocese of Hexham and Newcastle, England, Great Britain Name Changed
1898Vicariate Apostolic of New Pomerania, Papua New Guinea Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of German Solomon Islands, Papua New Guinea Erected
1910Diocese of Amazonas, Brazil Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Alto Solimões, Brazil
Prefecture Apostolic of Tefé, Brazil
1926Pontifical Institute for Foreign Missions United
1933Mission "Sui Iuris" of Lwangwa, Zambia Erected
1943Diocese of Arequipa, Peru ElevatedArchdiocese of Arequipa, Peru Elevated
1943Diocese of Cuzco, Peru ElevatedArchdiocese of Cuzco, Peru Elevated
1943Diocese of Trujillo, Peru ElevatedArchdiocese of Trujillo, Peru Elevated
1947Nunciature to Egypt, Arab Republic of (to Internunciature) Elevated
1959Diocese of Tehuantepec, Oaxaca, México
Archdiocese of Veracruz-Jalapa, México
Territory LostDiocese of San Andrés Tuxtla, Veracruz, México Erected
1959Archdiocese of México, Federal District
Archdiocese of Puebla de los Ángeles, Puebla, México
Territory LostDiocese of Tlaxcala, México Erected
1970Archdiocese of Yucatán, México Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of Chetumal, Quintana Roo, México Erected
1992Nunciature to Armenia Established
1992Nunciature to Azerbaijan Established
1992Nunciature to Georgia Established
1992Nunciature to Moldova, Republic of Established
2008Diocese of Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia ElevatedArchdiocese of Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia Elevated
2008Diocese of Keningau, Malaysia (from Kuching) Metropolitan Changed
2008Diocese of Sandakan, Malaysia (from Kuching) Metropolitan Changed


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