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Diocese Events

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1629Diocese of Ispahan, Iran Erected
1798Diocese of Brėst (Ukrainian) Erected
1922Diocese of Barquisimeto, Venezuela (Civil state of Falcón) Territory LostDiocese of Coro, Venezuela Erected
1922Diocese of Guayana, Venezuela (Civil states of Sucre and Nueva Esparta) Territory LostDiocese of Cumaná, Venezuela Erected
1922Archdiocese of Caracas, Santiago de Venezuela (Civil states of Carabobo and Jaracuy) Territory LostDiocese of Valencia en Venezuela Erected
1922Diocese of Mérida, Venezuela (Civil state of Tachira and part of Apure (Paez)) Territory LostDiocese of San Cristóbal de Venezuela Erected
1963Archdiocese of Zamboanga, Philippines (Basilan City) Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of Isabela, Philippines Erected
1965Archdiocese of Washington, District of Columbia, USA (became a Metropolitan) Elevated
1965Territorial Prelature of Virgin Islands, USA (from San Juan de Puerto Rico) Metropolitan Changed
2011Diocese of Arica, Chile Name ChangedDiocese of San Marcos de Arica, Chile Name Changed


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