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Diocese Events

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YearFromTo
1935Diocese of Recanati, Italy Territory LostApostolic Administration of Loreto, Italy Erected
1965Diocese of Portalegre-Castelo Branco, Portugal (Maria Gomes, Travessa, and Porto de Lage) Territory LostDiocese of Coimbra, Portugal Territory Added
1966Archdiocese of Brasília, Distrito Federal, Brazil (became a Metropolitan) Elevated
1966Archdiocese of Goiânia, Goias, Brazil (Abadiânia, Alexánia, Anápolis, Corumbá, Damolândia, Goianópolis, Luziânia, Nerópolis, Nova Veneza, Ouro Verde, Petrolina, Pirenópolis, Santa Rosa, Sao Francisco, and part of Jaraguá) Territory LostDiocese of Anápolis, Goias, Brazil Erected
1966Archdiocese of Goiânia, Goias, Brazil (Anhanguera, Caldas Novas, Campo Alegre, Catalâo, Corumbaíba, Cristalina, Cumari, Davinópolis, Goiandira, Ipamerí, Marzagào, Nova Aurora, Orizona, Ouvidor, Pálmelo, Pires do Rio, Santa Cruz, Tres Ranchos, and Urutaí) Territory LostDiocese of Ipameri, Goias, Brazil Erected
1966Archdiocese of Goiânia, Goias, Brazil (Agua Limpa, Aloândia, Born Jesus, Buriti Alegre, Crominia, Edéia, Goiatuba, Itumbiara, Joviânia, Mairipotaba, Morrinhos, Panamá, Piracanjuba, and Pontalina) Territory LostDiocese of Itumbiara, Goias, Brazil Erected
1966Diocese of Porto Nacional, Tocatins, Brazil (Colinas do Goiás, Itacajá, Lizarda, Miracema do Norte, Miranorte, Pedro Afonso, Piaca, Tocantinia, Tupirama, and Tupiratins) Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of Miracema do Norte, Goias, Brazil Erected
1966Diocese of Goiás, Brazil (Aruanä, Crixás, Mozarlândia, Rubiataba, and part of Goiás)
Diocese of Uruaçu (Uruassu), Goias, Brazil (Nova America)
Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of Rubiataba, Goias, Brazil Erected
1966Diocese of Tournai {Doornik}, Belgium (Everbeek-S. Mariae and Everbeek-S. Joseph; Breucq, Cocambre and La Haute (of Ellezelles); Donkerstraete and Haie-de-Viane (of Deux-Acren); and La Hutte (of Plobecq)) Territory LostDiocese of Gent {Ghent, Gand}, Belgium Territory Added
1966Diocese of Gent {Ghent, Gand}, Belgium (Sint-Bavokerk (Amougies), Sint Brixius (Orroir), and Rousseignies-S. Amandi) Territory LostDiocese of Tournai {Doornik}, Belgium Territory Added
1966Diocese of Paracatu, Minas Gerais, Brazil (from Uberaba) Metropolitan Changed
1966Diocese of Uruaçu (Uruassu), Goias, Brazil (from Goiânia) Metropolitan Changed
1966Territorial Prelature of Formosa, Goias, Brazil (from Goiânia) Metropolitan Changed
1966Diocese of Goiás, Brazil (Jandaia, Palmeira de Goiás, Palminópolis, and Paraúna) Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of São Luís de Montes Belos, Goias, Brazil Territory Added
1966Diocese of Goiás, Brazil (Lagolândia, Padre Bernardo, Rianápolis and part of Jaguará) Territory LostDiocese of Uruaçu (Uruassu), Goias, Brazil Territory Added
1966Diocese of Jataí, Goias, Brazil (Caiâpônia) Territory Added
1966Territorial Prelature of São Luís de Montes Belos, Goias, Brazil Territory Added
1966Diocese of Goiás, Brazil (Ceres) Territory LostDiocese of Uruaçu (Uruassu), Goias, Brazil Territory Added
1976Diocese of Gravina e Irsina (Montepeloso), Italy SplitDiocese of Gravina, Italy Split
1976Diocese of Gravina e Irsina (Montepeloso), Italy
Diocese of Matera, Italy
UnitedDiocese of Matera e Irsina, Italy United
1980Diocese of Nova Iguaçu, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (São João de Meriti)
Diocese of Petrópolis, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (Duque de Caxias)
Territory LostDiocese of Duque de Caxias, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Erected
1980Archdiocese of Paraíba, Brazil (Guarabira, Alagoinha, Araçagi, Arara, Araruna, Bananeiras, Beiern, Borborema, Cacimba de Dentro, Caiçara, Cuitegí, Dona Ines, Duas Estradas, Lagôa de Dentro, Mari, Mulungú, Pilöes, Pilöezinhos, Pirpirituba, Serra da Raiz, Serraría, Solânea, and Tacima) Territory LostDiocese of Guarabira, Paraiba, Brazil Erected
1980Territorial Prelature of Tagum, Philippines ElevatedDiocese of Tagum, Philippines Elevated
1985Diocese of Apatzingán, Michoacán, México (Lázaro Cárdenas, Aquila, Arteaga, and Coahuayana)
Diocese of Ciudad Altamirano, Guerrero, México (Coahuayutla, José Azueta, and La Unión)
Territory LostDiocese of Ciudad Lázaro Cárdenas, Michoacán, México Erected
1986Diocese of Quilon, India (Kottarakara and part of Karunagappally) Territory LostDiocese of Punalur, India Territory Added
1991Archdiocese of Nampula, Mozambique (Mozambican Islands) Territory LostDiocese of Nacala, Mozambique Erected
2000Apostolic Administration of Caucaso, Armenia Territory LostMission "Sui Iuris" of Baku, Azerbaijan Erected
2019Apostolic Exarchate of Sofia (Bulgarian), Bulgaria ElevatedEparchy of Saint John XXIII of Sofia (Bulgarian), Bulgaria Elevated

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