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Diocese Events


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YearFromTo
1475Vatican Library, Roman Curia Established
1772Diocese of Chiusi, Italy
Diocese of Pienza, Italy
UnitedDiocese of Chiusi e Pienza, Italy United
1889Presentation Brothers Approbation
1891Vicariate Apostolic of Northern Japan
Vicariate Apostolic of Southern Japan
ElevatedDiocese of Nagasaki, Japan Elevated
1891Vicariate Apostolic of Central Japan ElevatedDiocese of Osaka, Japan Elevated
1891Vicariate Apostolic of Northern Japan ElevatedArchdiocese of Tōkyō, Japan Elevated
1891Vicariate Apostolic of Hakodate, Japan ElevatedDiocese of Hakodate, Japan Elevated
1893Diocese of Dubuque, Iowa, USA ElevatedArchdiocese of Dubuque, Iowa, USA Elevated
1912Apostolic Exarchate of Canada (Ukrainian) Erected
1928Diocese of Hyderabad, India (Raichur and Gulbarga)
Archdiocese of Madras, India (Bellary)
Territory LostMission "Sui Iuris" of Bellary, India Erected
1929Société des Missions-Étrangères Approbation
1945Prefecture Apostolic of Arauca, Colombia
Diocese of Nueva Pamplona, Colombia (Eastern part)
Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Labateca, Colombia Erected
1957Diocese of Corumbá, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil (Campo Grande, Agua Clara, Aparecida do Taboado, Cassilândia, Corguinho, Jaraguari, Paranaíba, Ribas do Rio Pardo, Rio Verde do Mato Grosso, Rochedo, Sidrolândia, Terenos, Tres Lagoas, and the southern parts of Coxim and Camapüa)
Territorial Prelature of Registro do Araguaia, Brazil (Northern parts of Coxim and Camapüa)
Territory LostDiocese of Campo Grande, Brazil Erected
1957Diocese of Corumbá, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil (Dourados, Amambai, Bataguaçu, Itaporâ, Maracajú, Ponta Porâ, and Rio Brilhante) Territory LostDiocese of Dourados, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil Erected
1957Diocese of Montes Claros, Brazil (Januária, Manga, São Francisco, Espinosa, Monte Azul, Mato Verde with Arinos in São Româo)
Territorial Prelature of Paracatu, Brazil (Sâo Româo, Capâo Redondo, and Formoso)
Territory LostDiocese of Januária, Minas Gerais, Brazil Erected
1957Territorial Prelature of Chapada, Brazil (Northern part of Corumbá) Territory LostDiocese of Corumbá, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil Territory Added
1995Diocese of Barbastro, Spain Name ChangedDiocese of Barbastro-Monzón, Spain Name Changed
2001Diocese of Marsabit, Kenya (Maralal) Territory LostDiocese of Maralal, Kenya Erected
2004Archdiocese of Barcelona, Spain (became a Metropolitan) Elevated
2004Archdiocese of Barcelona, Spain (El Prat de Llobregat, Sant Boi de Llobregat, Sant Feliu de Llobregat. San Vicenc¸ dels Horts, Montserrat, Garraf, Vilafranca del Penedès, Anoia, and Piera-Capellades) Territory LostDiocese of Sant Feliu de Llobregat, Spain Erected
2004Archdiocese of Barcelona, Spain (Montcada, San Cugat-Les Planes, Terrassa, Rubí, Sabadell Centre, Sabadell Nord, Sabadell Sud, Grannolers, Puiggraciós, Mollet, Montseny, and Montbui) Territory LostDiocese of Terrassa, Spain Erected
2004Diocese of Alleppey, India (from Verapoly) Metropolitan Changed
2004Diocese of Neyyattinkara, India (from Verapoly) Metropolitan Changed
2004Diocese of Punalur, India (from Verapoly) Metropolitan Changed
2004Diocese of Quilon, India (from Verapoly) Metropolitan Changed
2012Personal Ordinariate of Our Lady of the Southern Cross, Australia Erected

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