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Diocese Events


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YearFromTo
1823Diocese of Chur, Switzerland Name ChangedDiocese of Chur-Sankt Gallen, Switzerland Name Changed
1879Vicariate Apostolic of Natal, South Africa Territory LostMission "Sui Iuris" of Zambese, Zimbabwe Erected
1900Diocese of Olinda, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Alagôas, Brazil Erected
1921Vicariate Apostolic of Sahara of French Sudan {Sahara nel Sudan Francese}, Mali SplitVicariate Apostolic of Bamako, Mali
Vicariate Apostolic of Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
Split
1923Vicariate Apostolic of Marocco o Marruecos, Morocco Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Rabat, Morocco Erected
1931Prefecture Apostolic of Chuchow, China Erected
1936Diocese of Lipa, Philippines Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Mindoro, Philippines Erected
1954Archdiocese of Acerenza e Matera, Italy SplitArchdiocese of Acerenza, Italy
Archdiocese of Matera, Italy
Split
1956Diocese of Saint Joseph, Missouri, USA
Archdiocese of Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
Territory LostDiocese of Springfield-Cape Girardeau, Missouri, USA Erected
1956Diocese of Savannah-Atlanta, Georgia, USA SplitDiocese of Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Diocese of Savannah, Georgia, USA
Split
1956Diocese of Saint Joseph, Missouri, USA
Archdiocese of Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
Territory LostDiocese of Jefferson City, Missouri, USA Erected
1956Diocese of Kansas City, Missouri, USA
Diocese of Saint Joseph, Missouri, USA
UnitedDiocese of Kansas City-Saint Joseph, Missouri, USA United
1956Diocese of Pesqueira, Pernambuco, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Afogados da Ingazeira, Pernambuco, Brazil Erected
1962Prefecture Apostolic of Isangi, Congo (Dem. Rep.) ElevatedDiocese of Isangi, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Elevated
1962Archdiocese of Calcutta, India Territory LostDiocese of Jamshedpur, India Erected
1962Prefecture Apostolic of Lolo, Congo (Dem. Rep.) ElevatedDiocese of Lolo, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Elevated
1962Diocese of Bunia, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Territory LostDiocese of Mahagi, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Erected
1962Prefecture Apostolic of Yola, Nigeria ElevatedDiocese of Yola, Nigeria Elevated
1969Diocese of Chantaburi, Thailand Name ChangedDiocese of Chanthaburi, Thailand Name Changed
1969Diocese of Chieng-Mai, Thailand Name ChangedDiocese of Chiang Mai, Thailand Name Changed
1969Diocese of Nakhorn-Sawan, Thailand Name ChangedDiocese of Nakhon Sawan, Thailand Name Changed
1969Diocese of Nakhorn-Rajasima, Thailand Name ChangedDiocese of Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand Name Changed
1969Diocese of Udonthani, Thailand Name ChangedDiocese of Udon Thani, Thailand Name Changed
1969Diocese of Ubon, Thailand Name ChangedDiocese of Ubon Ratchathani, Thailand Name Changed
1971Diocese of Huelva, Spain (Latin name changed from Huelvensis) Name Changed
1984Prefecture Apostolic of Aguarico, Ecuador ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Aguarico, Ecuador Elevated
1984Prefecture Apostolic of San Miguel de Sucumbíos, Ecuador ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of San Miguel de Sucumbíos, Ecuador Elevated
1984Archdiocese of Luanda, Angola Territory LostDiocese of Cabinda, Angola Erected
1988Pontifical Commission “Ecclesia Dei”, Roman Curia Erected
2008Archdiocese of Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Montenegro, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil Erected

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