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Diocese Events

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1787Diocese of Camerino, Italy ElevatedArchdiocese of Camerino, Italy Elevated
1832Delegation to Mesopotamia, Kurdistan, and Lesser Armenia, Iraq Established
1841Diocese of Kingston, Ontario, Canada Territory LostDiocese of Toronto, Ontario, Canada Erected
1841Society of Precious Blood Approbation
1850Diocese of Cloyne and Ross, Ireland SplitDiocese of Cloyne, Ireland
Diocese of Ross, Ireland
1913Diocese of Seattle, Washington, USA Territory LostDiocese of Spokane, Washington, USA Erected
1922Diocese of Wrocław (Breslau), Poland Territory LostApostolic Administration of Upper Silesia, Poland Erected
1936Diocese of Lahore, Pakistan Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Multan, Pakistan Erected
1940Paulist Fathers Approbation
1949Diocese of Zamboanga, Philippines Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of Davao, Philippines Erected
1952Prefecture Apostolic of Chocó, Colombia
Diocese of Manizales, Colombia
Territory LostDiocese of Armenia, Colombia Erected
1952Diocese of Nueva Pamplona, Colombia Territory LostDiocese of Bucaramanga, Colombia Erected
1952Diocese of Cali, Colombia
Archdiocese of Popayán, Colombia
Territory LostDiocese of Palmira, Colombia Erected
1952Prefecture Apostolic of Chocó, Colombia
Diocese of Manizales, Colombia
Territory LostDiocese of Pereira, Colombia Erected
1956Diocese of Cajamarca, Peru
Archdiocese of Trujillo, Peru
Territory LostDiocese of Chiclayo, Peru Erected
1960Diocese of Salto, Uruguay
Diocese of San José de Mayo, Uruguay
Territory LostDiocese of Mercedes, Uruguay Erected
1960Territorial Prelature of Bom Jesus do Piauí, Piaui, Brazil Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of São Raimundo Nonato, Piaui, Brazil Erected
1960Territorial Prelature of Cotabato, Philippines Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of Marbel, Philippines Erected
1962Diocese of León en Nicaragua Territory LostDiocese of Esteli, Nicaragua Erected
1973Archdiocese of Salisbury, Zimbabwe Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Sinoia, Zimbabwe Erected
1977Diocese of Amravati, India
Archdiocese of Hyderabad, India
Territory LostDiocese of Aurangabad, India Erected
1977Prefecture Apostolic of Idah, Nigeria ElevatedDiocese of Idah, Nigeria Elevated
1982Archdiocese of Honiara, Solomon Islands Territory LostDiocese of Auki, Solomon Islands Erected
1982Eparchy of Alexandria {Alessandria} (Coptic), Egypt Territory LostEparchy of Ismayliah (Coptic), Egypt Erected
1992Diocese of Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia Territory LostDiocese of Keningau, Malaysia Erected
1998Nunciature to Palau, Pacific (Oceania) Established


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