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Diocese Events

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1570Diocese of Ortona, Italy Restored
1622Diocese of Paris, France ElevatedArchdiocese of Paris, France Elevated
1913Archdiocese of São Salvador da Bahia, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Barra (do Rio Grande), Bahia, Brazil
Diocese of Caetité, Bahia, Brazil
Diocese of Ilhéus, Bahia, Brazil
1914Diocese of Fortaleza (Ceará), Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Crato, Ceara, Brazil Erected
1953Diocese of Dallas, Texas, USA Name ChangedDiocese of Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas, USA Name Changed
1959Diocese of Kisumu, Kenya
Archdiocese of Nairobi, Kenya
Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Ngong, Kenya Erected
1959Vicariate Apostolic of Endeh, Indonesia Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Weetebula, Indonesia Erected
1980Archdiocese of Brindisi, Italy ElevatedArchdiocese of Brindisi, Italy (no longer a metropolitan) Elevated
1980Diocese of Lecce, Italy ElevatedArchdiocese of Lecce, Italy Elevated
1980Archdiocese of Otranto, Italy (became a Suffragan) Elevated
1981Diocese of Segni, Italy
Diocese of Velletri, Italy
UnitedSuburbicarian See of Velletri e Segni, Italy United
1981Cardinal Titular Church of Velletri UnitedCardinal Titular Church of Velletri e Segni United
1989Diocese of Chilapa, Guerrero, México Name ChangedDiocese of Chilpancingo-Chilapa, Guerrero, México Name Changed
2004Prefecture Apostolic of Brunei ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Brunei Elevated


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