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21st day of September

Diocese Events

St. Matthew, apostle and evangelist (Feast)

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1850Diocese of Capaccio, Italy Territory LostDiocese of Diano-Teggiano, Italy Erected
1888Barmherzige Brüder von Montabaur Decretum Laudis
1888Frères de la Charité de Gand Decretum Laudis
1903Diocese of Belém do Pará, Brazil Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of Santarém, Para, Brazil Erected
1908Diocese of Pembroke, Ontario, Canada Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Temiskaming, Ontario, Canada Erected
1916Vicariate Apostolic of Southern Honan {Ho-Nan Meridionale}, China ((uncertain)) Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Eastern Honan {Ho-Nan Orientale}, China Erected
1971Territorial Abbey of New Norcia, Australia (All except the parish of New Nursia) Territory LostArchdiocese of Perth, Australia Territory Added
1974Diocese of Tuguegarao, Philippines ElevatedArchdiocese of Tuguegarao, Philippines Elevated
1974Territorial Prelature of Bayombong, Philippines (from Nueva Segovia) Metropolitan Changed
1974Diocese of Ilagan, Philippines (from Nueva Segovia) Metropolitan Changed
1974Territorial Prelature of Batanes and the Babuyan Islands, Philippines (from Nueva Segovia) Metropolitan Changed
1992Nunciature to México (to Nunciature) Elevated
2005Archdiocese of Feira de Santana, Bahia, Brazil (Serrinha, Araci, Barrocas, Biritinga, Capela do Alto Alegre, Conceição do Coité, Ichu, Lamarão, Nova Fátima, Pé de Serra, Retirolândia, Riachão do Jacuípe, Santaluz, São Domingos, Teofilândia, and Valente)
Diocese of Paulo Afonso, Bahia, Brazil (Euclides da Cunha, Gavião, Quijingue, and Tucano)
Territory LostDiocese of Serrinha, Bahia, Brazil Erected
2017Vicariate Apostolic of Bomadi, Nigeria ElevatedDiocese of Bomadi, Nigeria Elevated


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