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1461Patriarchate of Aquileia, Italy Territory LostDiocese of Ljubljana (Laybach; Laibach), Slovenia Erected
1668Apostolic Clerics of Saint Jerome Territory Added
1745Diocese of São Sebastião do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of Cuiabá, Brazil
Territorial Prelature of Goiás, Brazil
Diocese of Mariana, Brazil
Diocese of São Paulo, Brazil
1944Archdiocese of Colombo, Sri Lanka Name ChangedArchdiocese of Colombo in Ceylon, Sri Lanka Name Changed
1971Prefecture Apostolic of Jullundur, India ElevatedDiocese of Jullundur, India Elevated
1993Diocese of Quelimane, Mozambique (Guruè, Namarrói, Ile, Alto Molócuè, Gilè, and Pebane and part Milange called Molumbo) Territory LostDiocese of Gurué, Mozambique Erected
1995Diocese of Nakuru, Kenya (Kericho) Territory LostDiocese of Kericho, Kenya Erected
2004Archiepiscopal Exarchate of Kyiv-Vyshhorod (Ukrainian), Ukraine ElevatedArchdiocese of Kyiv {Kiev} (Ukrainian), Ukraine Elevated
2004Archeparchy of Lviv (Ukrainian), Ukraine (no longer a Major Archdiocese nor a Metropolitan) Elevated
2004Archeparchy of Kyiv-Halyč {Kiev} (Ukrainian), Ukraine Erected
2006Archdiocese of Curitiba, Parana, Brazil (São José dos Pinhais, Agudos do Sul, Araucária, Campo do Tenente, Contenda, Fazenda Rio Grande, Lapa, Mandirituba, Piên, Piraquara, Quatro Barras, Quirandinha, Rio Negro, and Tijucas do Sul) Territory LostDiocese of São José dos Pinhais, Parana, Brazil Erected
2018Apostolic Exarchate of Serbia (Križevci) ElevatedEparchy of San Nicola di Ruski Krstur (Križevci) Elevated


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