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Diocese Events

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1637Diocese of Coro, Venezuela Name ChangedDiocese of Caracas, Santiago de Venezuela Name Changed
1848Vicariate Apostolic of New Zealand Territory LostDiocese of Auckland, New Zealand
Diocese of Wellington, New Zealand
1865Archdiocese of Sydney, Australia Territory LostDiocese of Bathurst, Australia Erected
1885Prefecture Apostolic of Cape of Good Hope, Central District {Capo di Buona Speranza, Distretto Centrale}, South Africa Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Orange River, South Africa Erected
1900Diocese of Cartagena, Colombia ElevatedArchdiocese of Cartagena, Colombia Elevated
1900Diocese of Popayán, Colombia ElevatedArchdiocese of Popayán, Colombia Elevated
1912Archdiocese of Cartagena, Colombia Territory LostMission "Sui Iuris" of San Andrés y Providencia, Colombia Erected
1931Mission "Sui Iuris" of Trabzon, Turkey Erected
1958Vicariate Apostolic of Likuni, Malawi Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Lilongwe, Malawi Name Changed
1959Diocese of Sonora, México Territory LostDiocese of Ciudad Obregón, Sonora, México Erected
1959Diocese of Foz do Iguaçu, Parana, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Campo Mourão, Parana, Brazil
Diocese of Toledo, Parana, Brazil
1959Archdiocese of Concepción (Santissima Concezione), Chile
Diocese of Temuco, Chile
Territory LostDiocese of Los Angeles, Chile Erected
1959Archdiocese of Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Santa Cruz do Sul, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil Erected
1960Diocese of Ipamu, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Name ChangedDiocese of Idiofa, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Name Changed
1964Diocese of Cali, Colombia ElevatedArchdiocese of Cali, Colombia Elevated
1964Diocese of Tunja, Colombia ElevatedArchdiocese of Tunja, Colombia Elevated
1970Diocese of Nashville, Tennessee, USA Territory LostDiocese of Memphis, Tennessee, USA Erected
1972Diocese of Lipa, Philippines ElevatedArchdiocese of Lipa, Philippines Elevated
1972Territorial Prelature of Infanta, Philippines (from Manila) Metropolitan Changed
1972Diocese of Lucena, Philippines (from Manila) Metropolitan Changed
1973Delegation to New Zealand and Pacific Islands SplitNunciature to New Zealand (and Elevated)
Delegation to Pacific Ocean
1975Diocese of Keta, Ghana Name ChangedDiocese of Keta-Ho, Ghana Name Changed


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