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Diocese Events


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YearFromTo
1574Clerics Regular of the Mother of God Founded
1601Diocese of Elne, France Name ChangedDiocese of Perpignan-Elne, France Name Changed
1826Oblates of the Virgin Mary Approbation
1886Vicariate Apostolic of Eastern Bengal, India ElevatedDiocese of Eastern Bengal, India Elevated
1886Vicariate Apostolic of Agra, India ElevatedArchdiocese of Agra, India Elevated
1886Diocese of Allahabad, India Erected
1886Vicariate Apostolic of Bombay, India ElevatedArchdiocese of Bombay, India Elevated
1886Vicariate Apostolic of Western Bengal, India ElevatedArchdiocese of Calcutta, India Elevated
1886Diocese of Colombo, Sri Lanka ElevatedArchdiocese of Colombo, Sri Lanka Elevated
1886Vicariate Apostolic of Coimbatore, India ElevatedDiocese of Coimbatore, India Elevated
1886Vicariate Apostolic of Hyderabad, India ElevatedDiocese of Hyderabad, India Elevated
1886Vicariate Apostolic of Jaffna, Sri Lanka ElevatedDiocese of Jaffna, Sri Lanka Elevated
1886Vicariate Apostolic of Kandy, Sri Lanka ElevatedDiocese of Kandy, Sri Lanka Elevated
1886Prefecture Apostolic of Central Bengal, India ElevatedDiocese of Central Bengal, India Elevated
1886Vicariate Apostolic of Punjab, India Territory LostDiocese of Lahore, Pakistan Erected
1886Vicariate Apostolic of Madras, India ElevatedArchdiocese of Madras, India Elevated
1886Diocese of Mangalore, India Erected
1886Vicariate Apostolic of Mysore, India ElevatedDiocese of Mysore, India Elevated
1886Vicariate Apostolic of Pondicherry, India ElevatedArchdiocese of Pondicherry, India Elevated
1886Diocese of Poona, India Erected
1886Diocese of Quilon, India Erected
1886Vicariate Apostolic of Madurai and Coromandel Coast, India ElevatedDiocese of Madurai, India Elevated
1886Vicariate Apostolic of Vizagapatam, India ElevatedDiocese of Vizagapatam, India Elevated
1886Vicariate Apostolic of Verapoly, India ElevatedArchdiocese of Verapoly, India Elevated
1886Archdiocese of Goa, India Territory LostDiocese of Damão, India Erected
1886Patriarchate of East Indies, India Erected
1889Archdiocese of Pondicherry, India Erected
1899Diocese of Kumbakonam, India Erected
1942Vicariate Apostolic of El Beni o Beni, Bolivia Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Reyes, Bolivia Erected
1951Archdiocese of Bogotá, Colombia Territory LostDiocese of Zipaquirá, Colombia Erected
1959Diocese of Sonora, México Name ChangedDiocese of Hermosillo, Sonora, México Name Changed
1964Diocese of Brixen {Bressanone}, Italy Name ChangedDiocese of Bolzano-Bressanone {Bozen-Brixen}, Italy Name Changed
1977Diocese of Lyallpur, Pakistan Name ChangedDiocese of Faisalabad, Pakistan Name Changed
1984Apostolic Exarchate of Canada (Melkite Greek) ElevatedEparchy of Saint-Sauveur de Montréal (Melkite Greek), Canada Elevated

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