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Diocese Events

St. Thomas Becket, bishop and martyr (Opt. Memorial)


See Also: Bishop Events

YearFromTo
1862Archdiocese of Quito, Ecuador Territory LostDiocese of Ibarra, Ecuador Erected
1862Diocese of Cuenca, Ecuador Territory LostDiocese of Loja, Ecuador Erected
1862Diocese of Cuenca, Ecuador Territory LostDiocese of Bolivar, Ecuador Erected
1882Diocese of Brisbane, Australia Territory LostDiocese of Rockhampton, Australia Erected
1908Nunciature to Central America Erected
1909Diocese of Paraíba, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Natal, Brazil Erected
1957Diocese of Riobamba, Ecuador Territory LostDiocese of Guaranda, Ecuador Erected
1998Territorial Prelature of Alto Sinú, Colombia ElevatedDiocese of Montelibano, Colombia Elevated
1998Territorial Prelature of Tibú, Colombia ElevatedDiocese of Tibú, Colombia Elevated
2004Diocese of Galveston-Houston, Texas, USA ElevatedArchdiocese of Galveston-Houston, Texas, USA Elevated
2004Diocese of Austin, Texas, USA (from San Antonio) Metropolitan Changed
2004Diocese of Beaumont, Texas, USA (from San Antonio) Metropolitan Changed
2004Diocese of Brownsville, Texas, USA (from San Antonio) Metropolitan Changed
2004Diocese of Corpus Christi, Texas, USA (from San Antonio) Metropolitan Changed
2004Diocese of Tyler, Texas, USA (from San Antonio) Metropolitan Changed
2004Diocese of Victoria in Texas, USA (from San Antonio) Metropolitan Changed
2004Archdiocese of Belém do Pará, Brazil
Diocese of Bragança do Pará, Para, Brazil
Territory LostDiocese of Castanhal, Para, Brazil Erected
2012Diocese of Makurdi, Nigeria Territory LostDiocese of Gboko, Nigeria Erected
2012Diocese of Makurdi, Nigeria Territory LostDiocese of Katsina-Ala, Nigeria Erected

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