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Diocese Events

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1568Order of Discalced Carmelites Founded
1630Prefecture Apostolic of Marocco o Marruecos, Morocco Erected
1843Diocese of Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
Diocese of Vincennes, Indiana, USA
Territory LostDiocese of Chicago, Illinois, USA (State of Illinois) Erected
1843Diocese of Boston, Massachusetts, USA Territory LostDiocese of Hartford, Connecticut, USA (Connecticut and Rhode Island) Erected
1843Diocese of Saint Louis, Missouri, USA Territory LostDiocese of Little Rock, Arkansas, USA (State of Arkansas) Erected
1843Diocese of Detroit, Michigan, USA Territory LostDiocese of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA (State of Wisconsin) Erected
1862Archdiocese of Sydney, Australia Territory LostDiocese of Armidale, Australia Erected
1936Archdiocese of Kraków {Cracow}, Poland (Ispina and Krzykowka) Territory LostDiocese of Tarnów, Poland Territory Added
1937Diocese of Calbayog, Philippines (Leyte and adjacent islands) Territory LostDiocese of Palo, Philippines Erected
1937Archdiocese of Köln {Cologne}, Germany (Boundaries adjusted)
Diocese of Münster, Germany (Boundaries adjusted)
Territory Added
1958Diocese of Pointe-Noire, Congo (Mayoumba et Tchibanga) Territory LostDiocese of Libreville, Gabon Territory Added
1958Diocese of Libreville, Gabon (Zanaga) Territory LostDiocese of Pointe-Noire, Congo Territory Added
1958Vicariate Apostolic of Stanley-ville, Congo (Dem. Rep.) (North of the river Linda, from eastern limits to the 26th degree longitude) Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Wamba, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Territory Added
1964Diocese of Campo Mourăo, Parana, Brazil (Ivaiporáo)
Diocese of Londrina, Brazil (Apucarana, Arapongas, Araruva, Astorga, Borrazópolis, Cafeara, California, Cambira, Colorado, Faxinal, Florida, Guaraci, Iguarassu, Itaguagé, Lobato, Munhoz de Mello, Nossa Senhora das Graças, Sabaudia, Santa Fé, Santa Ines, and Santo Inácio)
Territory LostDiocese of Apucarana, Parana, Brazil Erected
1966Diocese of Lipa, Philippines (San Pablo City and Laguna) Territory LostDiocese of San Pablo, Philippines Erected
1982Personal Prelature of Opus Dei Elevated
1988Delegation to Chad ElevatedNunciature to Chad Elevated
1997Diocese of Colatina, Espirito Santo, Brazil (Viia Valerio in Sooretama) Territory LostDiocese of Săo Mateus, Espirito Santo, Brazil Territory Added
1998Diocese of Doba, Chad
Diocese of Moundou, Chad
Territory LostDiocese of Laď, Chad (Tandjilé) Erected
1998Diocese of Doba, Chad
Diocese of Moundou, Chad
Territory LostDiocese of Goré, Chad (Southern parts of Goré and Baďbokou) Erected
2020Cardinal Titular Church of San Vigilio Established
2020Cardinal Titular Church of San Giuda Taddeo Apostolo Established
2020Cardinal Titular Church of Santa Maria del Buon Consiglio Established
2020Cardinal Titular Church of Santa Maria del Divino Amore a Castel di Leva Established


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