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Diocese Events

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YearFromTo
1239Diocese of Recanati, Italy Erected
1817Mission "Sui Iuris" of Batavia (Holland Mission), Netherlands Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Dutch Guyana-Suriname, Antilles Erected
1886Vicariate Apostolic of Two Guineas {Des Deux Guinées}, Gabon Territory LostMission "Sui Iuris" of Belgian Congo {Congo Belga} o Indipendente, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Erected
1886Prefecture Apostolic of Lower Congo (Portuguese Congo), Angola Name ChangedPrefecture Apostolic of Lower Congo in Cubango, Angola Name Changed
1924Archdiocese of Michoacán, México Name ChangedArchdiocese of Morelia, Michoacán, México Name Changed
1924Diocese of Hexham and Newcastle, England, Great Britain (Westmorland and Cumberland)
Archdiocese of Liverpool, England, Great Britain (Northern part)
Territory LostDiocese of Lancaster, England, Great Britain Erected
1929Vicariate Apostolic of Yünnanfu, China (Sze-mao, Ning-erh, Mo-kiang, King-hu, Yuan-mang, Sin-ping, Lan-tsang, Chen-yuan, King-tung, Mien-ning, Teng-chung, Pao-shan, Yung- Ping, Chen-Jcang, Lung-ling, Ta-U, Siang-yun, Jerh-yuan, Feng-y, Teng-chwan, Ping-chwan, Yun-lung, Mi-tu, Li-Mang, ...) Territory LostMission "Sui Iuris" of Tali [Dali], China Erected
1955Archdiocese of Burgos, Spain (Reinosa, Santa Cruz, Valdeprado, and La Rasa (in Santander)) Territory LostDiocese of Santander, Spain Territory Added
1955Archdiocese of Burgos, Spain (Canales, Ezcaray, and Treviana (in Logroño)) Territory LostDiocese of Calahorra y La Calzada, Spain Territory Added
1955Archdiocese of Burgos, Spain (Montenegro de Cameros (in Soria)) Territory LostDiocese of Osma, Spain Territory Added
1955Diocese of León, Spain (parts of Santander) Territory LostDiocese of Santander, Spain Territory Added
1955Diocese of Osma, Spain (94 parishes in Burgos) Territory LostArchdiocese of Burgos, Spain Territory Added
1955Diocese of Osma, Spain (2 parishes in Segovia) Territory LostDiocese of Segovia, Spain Territory Added
1955Diocese of Sigüenza, Spain (Almazán, Ayllón, Baraona, Berlanga del Duero, Maranchón, Medinaeeli, Retortillo, and Ariza in Soria) Territory LostDiocese of Osma, Spain Territory Added
1955Diocese of Sigüenza, Spain (Sorbe and Ayllón in Segovia) Territory LostDiocese of Segovia, Spain Territory Added
1955Diocese of Calahorra y La Calzada, Spain (Yanguas and San Pedro de Manrique in Sorta) Territory LostDiocese of Osma, Spain Territory Added
1955Diocese of Calahorra y La Calzada, Spain (10 parishes in Burgos) Territory LostArchdiocese of Burgos, Spain Territory Added
1955Diocese of Segovia, Spain (Aldeavieja, Maello, and Peguerinos in Avila) Territory LostDiocese of Ávila, Spain Territory Added
1955Diocese of Segovia, Spain (Fuentelcesped, Milagros, Perdilla, and Santa Cruz de la Salceda in Burgos) Territory LostArchdiocese of Burgos, Spain Territory Added
1955Diocese of Ávila, Spain (9 parishes in Segovia) Territory LostDiocese of Segovia, Spain Territory Added
1955Archdiocese of Toledo, Spain (Navahondilla in Avila) Territory LostDiocese of Ávila, Spain Territory Added
1955Diocese of Palencia, Spain (6 parishes in Santander) Territory LostDiocese of Santander, Spain Territory Added
1958Diocese of Chihuahua, México ElevatedArchdiocese of Chihuahua, México Elevated
1958Archdiocese of Durango, México (Tamazula, San Andrés de la Sierra, Los Remedios, Topia, Canelas, Otaez, and San Dimas)
Diocese of Sinaloa, México (Elota, Cosala, San Ignacio, Concordia, Mazatlán, Rosario, and Escuinapa)
Territory LostDiocese of Mazatlán, Sinaloa, México Erected
1958Diocese of Hamilton, Ontario, Canada (Halimand)
Archdiocese of Toronto, Ontario, Canada (Lincoln and Weiland)
Territory LostDiocese of Saint Catharines, Ontario, Canada Erected
1958Diocese of Ciudad Juárez, Chihuahua, México (from Durango) Metropolitan Changed
1958Diocese of Sonora, México (from Durango) Metropolitan Changed
1967Diocese of Fort Rosebery, Zambia Name ChangedDiocese of Mansa, Zambia Name Changed
1967Diocese of Abercorn, Zambia Name ChangedDiocese of Mbala, Zambia Name Changed
1968Archdiocese of Ljubljana, Slovenia (became a Metropolitan) Elevated
1968Diocese of Maribor, Slovenia (from Immediately Subject) Metropolitan Changed
1975Diocese of Krishnagar, India (Bagdaha, Bangaon, and Gaighata of the 24 Parganas District) Territory LostArchdiocese of Calcutta, India Territory Added
1978Archdiocese of Atlanta, Georgia, USA (Columbia and Jones) Territory LostDiocese of Savannah, Georgia, USA Territory Added
1978Archdiocese of New Orleans, Louisiana, USA (Stephensville, and parts of Saint Martin and Iberia) Territory LostDiocese of Houma-Thibodaux, Louisiana, USA Territory Added
1980Vicariate Apostolic of San Francisco Javier, Peru Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Jaén en Peru o San Francisco Javier Name Changed
1983Military Ordinariate of Korea, Military (as Vicariate) Erected
2003Diocese of Santa Rosa de Osos, Colombia (Ebéjico, Liborina, Peque, San Jerónimo, Sopetrán, Sabanalarga, Olaya, and part of Palmitas) Territory LostArchdiocese of Santa Fe de Antioquia, Colombia Territory Added
2003Archdiocese of Santa Fe de Antioquia, Colombia (Murindó and Vigía del Fuerte) Territory LostDiocese of Quibdó, Colombia Territory Added
2005Diocese of Xuân Lộc, Viet Nam (Ba Ria - Vung Tau) Territory LostDiocese of Bà Rịa, Viet Nam Erected
2017Archdiocese of São Salvador da Bahia, Brazil (Cruz das Almas, Cabaceiras do Paraguaçu, Cachoeira, Governador Mangabeira, Maragogipe, Muritiba, Santo Amaro, São Felix, Sapeaçu, and Saubara) Territory LostDiocese of Cruz das Almas, Bahia, Brazil Erected

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