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Diocese Events


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YearFromTo
1818Vicariate Apostolic of Cape of Good Hope {Capo de Buona Speranza}, South Africa Erected
1855Congregation of Holy Cross Approbation
1920Diocese of Piaui, Brazil Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of Bom Jesus do Piauí, Piaui, Brazil Erected
1931Mission "Sui Iuris" of Weihaiwei [Weihai], China Erected
1935Prefecture Apostolic of Kaying [Meixian], China ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Kaying [Meixian], China Elevated
1935Prefecture Apostolic of Northern Katanga {Katanga Settentrionale}, Congo (Dem. Rep.) ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Northern Katanga {Katanga Settentrionale}, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Elevated
1935Prefecture Apostolic of Süchow, China ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Süchow [Xuzhou], China Elevated
1935Vicariate Apostolic of Fianarantsoa, Madagascar
Vicariate Apostolic of Tananarive, Madagascar
Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Vatomandry, Madagascar Erected
1943Diocese of La Paz, Bolivia ElevatedArchdiocese of La Paz, Bolivia Elevated
1959Vicariate Apostolic of Alexishafen, Papua New Guinea
Vicariate Apostolic of Wewak, Papua New Guinea
Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Mount Hagen, Papua New Guinea Erected
1959Vicariate Apostolic of Alexishafen, Papua New Guinea Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Lae, Papua New Guinea Erected
1959Vicariate Apostolic of Alexishafen, Papua New Guinea Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Goroka, Papua New Guinea Erected
1982Diocese of Matagalpa, Nicaragua Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of Jinotega, Nicaragua Erected
1988Diocese of Antioquía, Colombia Territory LostDiocese of Apartadó, Colombia Erected
1988Archdiocese of Medellín, Colombia Territory LostDiocese of Caldas, Colombia Erected
1988Archdiocese of Medellín, Colombia Territory LostDiocese of Girardota, Colombia Erected
1988Diocese of Antioquía, Colombia ElevatedArchdiocese of Santa Fe de Antioquia, Colombia Elevated
2008Diocese of Djakovo o Bosna i Srijem, Croatia SplitArchdiocese of Ðakovo-Osijek, Croatia (also Elevated and Name Change)
Diocese of Srijem, Serbia
Split
2008Diocese of Požega, Croatia (from Zagreb) Metropolitan Changed
2008Diocese of Santo Domingo de los Colorados, Ecuador Name ChangedDiocese of Santo Domingo en Ecuador Name Changed

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