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1406Diocese of Rubicón, Spain Erected
1563Diocese of Urbino, Italy ElevatedArchdiocese of Urbino, Italy Elevated
1850Diocese of Faenza, Italy Territory LostDiocese of Modigliana, Italy Erected
1859Diocese of Monterey, California, USA Name ChangedDiocese of Monterey-Los Angeles, California, USA Name Changed
1909Vicariate Apostolic of Orange River, South Africa Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Great Namaqualand, Namibia Erected
1932Archdiocese of Cartagena, Colombia Territory LostDiocese of Barranquilla, Colombia Erected
1936Vicariate Apostolic of Ichang [Yichang], China Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Shashi [Shasi], China Erected
1936Vicariate Apostolic of Weihweifu, China Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Xinxiang [Sinsiang], China Erected
1960Diocese of Beni nel Congo Name ChangedDiocese of Beni, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Name Changed
1987Archdiocese of Bucaramanga, Colombia Territory LostDiocese of Málaga-Soatá, Colombia Erected
1990Prefecture Apostolic of Lashio, Myanmar ElevatedDiocese of Lashio, Myanmar Elevated
1994Diocese of Cabimas, Venezuela
Archdiocese of Maracaibo, Venezuela
Archdiocese of Mérida, Venezuela
Territory LostDiocese of El Vigia-San Carlos del Zulia, Venezuela Erected
1999Apostolic Administration of Kazakhstan ElevatedDiocese of Karaganda, Kazakhstan Elevated
1999Apostolic Administration of Kazakhstan Territory LostApostolic Administration of Almaty, Kazakhstan
Apostolic Administration of Astana, Kazakhstan
Apostolic Administration of Atyrau, Kazakhstan


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