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1525Diocese of Tlaxcala (Puebla de los Angeles), México Erected
1595Clerics Regular of the Mother of God Approbation
1653Prefecture Apostolic of Scotland, Great Britain Erected
1949Military Ordinariate of Colombia, Military Erected
1959Prefecture Apostolic of Eldoret, Kenya ElevatedDiocese of Eldoret, Kenya Elevated
1973Diocese of León, Guanajuato, México
Archdiocese of Morelia, Michoacán, México
Territory LostDiocese of Celaya, Guanajuato, México Erected
1976Diocese of Reno, Nevada, USA Name ChangedDiocese of Reno-Las Vegas, Nevada, USA Name Changed
1980Eparchy of Saints Cyril and Methodius of Toronto (Slovakian), Canada Erected
1980Apostolic Exarchate of Canada (Melkite Greek) Erected
1981Diocese of Guamá, Para, Brazil Name ChangedDiocese of Bragança do Pará, Brazil Name Changed
1983Territorial Prelature of Cândido Mendes, Maranhão, Brazil ElevatedDiocese of Cândido Mendes, Brazil Elevated
1998Nunciature to Yemen Established
1999Archdiocese of Minsk-Mohilev, Belarus Territory LostDiocese of Vitebsk, Belarus Erected


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