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Diocese Events

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1772Diocese of Oulx, Italy
Archdiocese of Torino {Turin}, Italy
Territory LostDiocese of Susa, Italy Erected
1844Prefecture Apostolic of Sandwich Islands, Hawaii, USA ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Sandwich Islands, Hawaii, USA Elevated
1874Vicariate Apostolic of Cape of Good Hope, Western District {Capo di Buona Speranza, Distretto Occidentale}, South Africa Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Cape of Good Hope, Central District {Capo di Buona Speranza, Distretto Centrale}, South Africa Erected
1888Diocese of Hobart, Australia ElevatedArchdiocese of Hobart, Australia Elevated
1899Delegation to Canada and Newfoundland Established
1904Vicariate Apostolic of Belgian Congo {Congo Belga} o Indipendente, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Stanley Falls, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Erected
1926Diocese of Dallas, Texas, USA (Dollam, Sherman, Hansford, Ochiltree, Lipscomb, Hartley, Moore, Hutchison, Roberts, Hemphill, Oldham, Potter, Carson, Gray, Wheeler, Deaf Smith, Randall, Armstrong, Donley, Collingsworth, Parmer, Castro, Swisher, Briscoe, Hall, Childress, Bailey, Lamb,...)
Diocese of El Paso, Texas, USA (Gaines, Andrews, Ector, and Crane)
Diocese of San Antonio, Texas, USA (Martin, Howard, Midland, Glasscock, Sterling, Upton, Reagan, Irion, Tom Green, Concho, Crockett, Schleicher, Menard, Sutton, Kimble, one-half of Mitchell and Coke, and one-eighth of Runnels)
Territory LostDiocese of Amarillo, Texas, USA Erected
1926Diocese of San Antonio, Texas, USA ElevatedArchdiocese of San Antonio, Texas, USA Elevated
1937Company of Mary for the Education of the Deaf Approbation
1956Diocese of Patna, India (Bhagalpur and Godda, Deogarh and Sarawan, along with Mandro Bungalow I, Mandro Bungalow II, and Mandro Hill Tract) Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Bhagalpur, India Erected
1957Diocese of Puno, Peru (Chucuito and Huancané along with Acora, Chucuito, and Pichacani in Puno) Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of Juli, Peru Erected
1962Archdiocese of Lourenço Marques, Mozambique (Inhambane) Territory LostDiocese of Inhambane, Mozambique Erected
1985Apostolic Exarchate of United States of America (Chaldean) ElevatedEparchy of Saint Thomas the Apostle of Detroit (Chaldean), USA Elevated


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