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1852Diocese of Zagreb (Agram), Croatia ElevatedArchdiocese of Zagreb, Croatia Elevated
1881Archdiocese of Guadalajara, Jalisco, México Territory LostDiocese of Colima, México Erected
1923Prefecture Apostolic of Zululand, South Africa ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Eshowe, South Africa Elevated
1933Prefecture Apostolic of Lac Albert, Congo (Dem. Rep.) ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Lac Albert, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Elevated
1948Archdiocese of Chicago, Illinois, USA
Diocese of Peoria, Illinois, USA
Diocese of Rockford, Illinois, USA
Territory LostDiocese of Joliet in Illinois, USA Erected
1948Archdiocese of Manila, Philippines Territory LostDiocese of San Fernando, Philippines Erected
1952Diocese of Maseru, Lesotho Territory LostDiocese of Leribe, Lesotho Erected
1952Vicariate Apostolic of Sapporo, Japan ElevatedDiocese of Sapporo, Japan Elevated
1958Diocese of Diégo-Suarez, Madagascar ElevatedArchdiocese of Diégo-Suarez, Madagascar Elevated
1958Diocese of Fianarantsoa, Madagascar ElevatedArchdiocese of Fianarantsoa, Madagascar Elevated
1958Diocese of Libreville, Gabon ElevatedArchdiocese of Libreville, Gabon Elevated
1958Diocese of Libreville, Gabon Territory LostDiocese of Mouila, Gabon Erected
1958Prefecture Apostolic of Tsiroanomandidy, Madagascar ElevatedDiocese of Tsiroanomandidy, Madagascar Elevated
1959Diocese of Sarba (Maronite), Lebanon Erected
1961Diocese of Cochabamba, Bolivia Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of Aiquile, Bolivia Erected
1972Diocese of Ado-Ekiti, Nigeria Name ChangedDiocese of Ekiti, Nigeria Name Changed
2002Territorial Abbey of Claraval, Minas Gerais, Brazil SuppressedDiocese of Guaxupé, Minas Gerais, Brazil Territory Added
2002Diocese of Rio Preto, Sao Paulo, Brazil Name ChangedDiocese of São José do Rio Preto, Sao Paulo, Brazil Name Changed
2015Archeparchy of Ternopil-Zboriv (Ukrainian), Ukraine Territory LostEparchy of Kamyanets-Podilskyi (Ukrainian), Ukraine Erected


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