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Diocese Events

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1662Cardinal Titular Church of Santa Maria in Portico (Octaviae) EstablishedCardinal Titular Church of Santa Maria in Portico (Campitelli) Established
1883Vicariate Apostolic of Costa di Benin, Nigeria Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Dahomey, Benin Erected
1947Archdiocese of Wrocław {Breslavia}, Poland Territory LostApostolic Administration of Český Těšín, Czechia Erected
1953Vicariate Apostolic of Merauke, Indonesia (Mimika) Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Hollandia, Indonesia Territory Added
1961Archdiocese of Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil (City of Manicoré)
Territorial Prelature of Porto Velho, Rondonia, Brazil (City of Humaitá)
Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of Humaitá, Amazonas, Brazil Erected
1968Archdiocese of Cuenca, Ecuador (Cañar) Territory LostDiocese of Azogues, Ecuador Erected
1969Prefecture Apostolic of Haflong, India ElevatedDiocese of Silchar, India Elevated
1969Diocese of Koupéla, Burkina Faso
Archdiocese of Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
Territory LostDiocese of Kaya, Burkina Faso (Kayana) Erected
1969Diocese of Shillong, India ElevatedArchdiocese of Gauhati-Shillong, India Elevated
1969Diocese of Ratburi, Thailand (Praciuab, Ciumphom, Surat Thani, Nakhon Sithammarat, Phatthalung, Phuket, Ranong, Phanga, Krabi, Trang, Songkhla, Satul, Pattani, Yala, and Narathivat) Territory LostDiocese of Surat Thani, Thailand Erected
1969Diocese of Dibrugarh, India (from Calcutta) Metropolitan Changed
1969Diocese of Tezpur, India (from Calcutta) Metropolitan Changed
1969Diocese of Ratburi, Thailand Name ChangedDiocese of Ratchaburi, Thailand Name Changed
1976Archdiocese of Spoleto, Italy (S. Donato in Leonessa, Ocre, Pianezza, S. Angelo in Trigillo, S. Paolo e S. Pietro in Terzone, Vallunga, Villa Bigioni, and Ville del Piano) Territory LostDiocese of Rieti (-S. Salvatore Maggiore), Italy Territory Added
1976Diocese of Norcia, Italy (Trimezzo in Gittareale) Territory LostDiocese of Rieti (-S. Salvatore Maggiore), Italy Territory Added
1976Diocese of Terni e Narni, Italy (S. Eleutherio in Moggio Reatino) Territory LostDiocese of Rieti (-S. Salvatore Maggiore), Italy Territory Added
1980Nunciature to Zimbabwe Established
1992Archdiocese of Samoa-Apia and Tokelau, Pacific (Oceania) SplitArchdiocese of Samoa-Apia, Pacific (Oceania)
Mission "Sui Iuris" of Tokelau, Pacific (Oceania)
2016Diocese of Vigevano, Italy (S. Silvano Martire (Sozzago in Novara)) Territory LostDiocese of Novara, Italy Territory Added
2016Diocese of Novara, Italy (Blessed Vergine Assunta (Gravellona Lomellina in Pavia)) Territory LostDiocese of Vigevano, Italy Territory Added
2024Diocese of São Carlos, Sao Paulo, Brazil (Jaú, Bariri, Barra Bonita, Bocaina, Borborema, Brotas, Dois Córregos, Ibitinga, Itaju, Itápolis, Itapuí, Mineiros do Tietê, Nova Europa, Tabatinga, and Torrinha) Territory LostDiocese of Jaú, Sao Paulo, Brazil Erected


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