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Diocese Events

St. Philip Neri, priest (Memorial)

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969Diocese of Benevento, Italy ElevatedArchdiocese of Benevento, Italy Elevated
969Diocese of Benevento, Italy Territory LostDiocese of Sant’Agata de’ Goti, Italy Erected
1603Diocese of Middelburg, Netherlands Territory Added
1906Congregation of Bishops and Regulars, Roman Curia United
1915Vicariate Apostolic of Casanare, Colombia Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Arauca, Colombia Erected
1929Cardinal Titular Church of Santa Maria ad Martyres Territory Added
1929Cardinal Titular Church of Sant’Apollinare alle Terme Neroniane-Alessandrine Established
1930Diocese of Quilon, India (Talulcs of Travancore: Valavanlcode, Kalkulam, Towala, and Agastisvaram (except Districts of Towàla, Agastisvaràm, and a portion of Valavanlcode)) Territory LostDiocese of Kottar, India Erected
1930Diocese of Kumbakonam, India
Diocese of Mysore, India
Archdiocese of Pondicherry, India
Territory LostDiocese of Salem, India (District of Salem) Erected
1943Diocese of Zulia, Venezuela (Paez, Perijà, northern part of Mara, and part of Colon) Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Machiques, Venezuela Erected
1950Prefecture Apostolic of Kengtung, Myanmar ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Kengtung, Myanmar Elevated
1950Vicariate Apostolic of Douala, Cameroon (Ntem, Kribi, Sanaga maritime, and parts of Mungo and Wouri (left bank))
Vicariate Apostolic of Foumban, Cameroon (Bamoun, Bamileke, and parts of Mungo and Wouri (right bank))
Vicariate Apostolic of Yaoundé, Cameroon (Nyong, Sanaga, and Mbam)
Territory Added
1961Vicariate Apostolic of Bahr el-Gebel, Sudan Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Juba, Sudan Name Changed
1961Vicariate Apostolic of Bahr el-Ghazal, Sudan Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Wau, Sudan Name Changed
1973Diocese of Jacarezinho, Parana, Brazil (Assai, Congonhinhas, Cornelio Procopio, Curiuva, Jataizinho, Leópoli, Nova Fatima, Nova América da Colina, Rancho Alegre, Santa Cecilia do Pavâo, Santa Mariana, Santo Antonio do Paraíso, Sao Geronimo do Amoreiral, Sapopema, Sertaneja, and Urai) Territory LostDiocese of Cornélio Procópio, Parana, Brazil Erected
1973Diocese of Campo Mourão, Parana, Brazil (Altönia, Alto Piriquí, Cianorte, Cidade Gaucha, Cruzeiro de Oeste, Guaporema, Icaraíma, Indianópolis, Iporá, Japurá, Maria Helena, Nova Olimpia, Pérola, Rondón, Sao Tomé , Tapejara, Tapira, Tunéiras de Oeste, Umuarama, and Xanbrê) Territory LostDiocese of Umuarama, Parana, Brazil Erected
1998Diocese of Miracema do Tocantins, Brazil (Part of Tocantinia) Territory LostDiocese of Palmas-Francisco Beltrão, Parana, Brazil Territory Added
2012Diocese of Nkongsamba, Cameroon (Nkam and Haut Nkam) Territory LostDiocese of Bafang, Cameroon Erected


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