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1844Diocese of Mazara del Vallo, Italy Territory LostDiocese of Trapani, Italy Erected
1850Diocese of Walla Walla, Oregon, USA Territory LostDiocese of Nesqually, Washington, USA Erected
1925Vicariate Apostolic of Unianyembé, Tanzania Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Tabora, Tanzania Name Changed
1930Prefecture Apostolic of Northern Solomon Islands, Papua New Guinea ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Northern Solomon Islands, Papua New Guinea Elevated
1930Prefecture Apostolic of Caquetá, Colombia ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Caquetá, Colombia Elevated
1930Prefecture Apostolic of Wuchang [Wuchang], China ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Wuchang [Wuchang], China Elevated
1960Diocese of Segorbe, Spain Name ChangedDiocese of Segorbe-Castellón de la Plana, Spain Name Changed
1967Diocese of Liège (Luik, Lüttich), Belgium Territory LostDiocese of Hasselt, Belgium Erected
1974Diocese of Taiohae, French Polynesia, Pacific (Oceania) Name ChangedDiocese of Taiohae o Tefenuaenata, French Polynesia, Pacific (Oceania) Name Changed
1976Vicariate Apostolic of Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia ElevatedDiocese of Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia Elevated
1976Vicariate Apostolic of Kuching, Malaysia ElevatedArchdiocese of Kuching, Malaysia Elevated
1976Vicariate Apostolic of Miri, Malaysia ElevatedDiocese of Miri, Malaysia Elevated
1976Archdiocese of Hyderabad, India
Diocese of Warangal, India
Territory LostDiocese of Nalgonda, India Erected
1986Diocese of Santa Ana, El Salvador Territory LostDiocese of Sonsonate, El Salvador Erected
1993Archdiocese of Esztergom, Hungary Name ChangedArchdiocese of Esztergom-Budapest, Hungary Name Changed
1993Archdiocese of Eger, Hungary
Diocese of Szeged-Csanád, Hungary
Territory LostDiocese of Debrecen-Nyíregyháza, Hungary Erected
1993Diocese of Veszprém, Hungary Territory LostDiocese of Kaposvár, Hungary Erected
1993Archdiocese of Kalocsa, Hungary Name ChangedArchdiocese of Kalocsa-Kecskemét, Hungary Name Changed
1993Diocese of České Budĕjovice {Budweis}, Czechia
Diocese of Litoměřice, Czechia
Archdiocese of Praha {Prague}, Czechia
Territory LostDiocese of Plzeň, Czechia Erected
1993Diocese of Veszprém, Hungary ElevatedArchdiocese of Veszprém, Hungary Elevated
1995Territorial Prelature of Tunis, Tunisia ElevatedDiocese of Tunis, Tunisia Elevated
2007Diocese of Saint George’s, Newfoundland, Canada Name ChangedDiocese of Corner Brook and Labrador, Newfoundland, Canada Name Changed
2007Diocese of Labrador City-Schefferville, Québec, Canada SuppressedDiocese of Amos, Québec, Canada (Nunavik Territory)
Diocese of Baie-Comeau, Québec, Canada (La Basse C“te Nord Territory)
Diocese of Corner Brook and Labrador, Newfoundland, Canada (Labrador Territory)
Territory Added
2007Diocese of Amos, Québec, Canada Territory LostDiocese of Chicoutimi, Québec, Canada (Opitciwan (Obedjiwan))
Diocese of Joliette, Québec, Canada (Manawan)
Diocese of Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada (Parent)
Territory Added
2007Diocese of Moosonee, Ontario, Canada Territory LostDiocese of Amos, Québec, Canada (Chisasibi, Radisson, Waskaganish) Territory Added
2007Nunciature to United Arab Emirates Established
2011Vicariate Apostolic of Kuwait Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Northern Arabia, Kuwait Name Changed
2011Vicariate Apostolic of Arabia, Yemen Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Southern Arabia, Yemen Name Changed
2018Diocese of Barcelona, Venezuela Territory LostDiocese of El Tigre, Venezuela Erected
2018Apostolic Exarchate of Macedonia (Macedonian) ElevatedEparchy of Beata Maria Vergine Assunta in Strumica-Skopje (Macedonian) Elevated


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