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The Year of Our Lord 1941

Diocese Events

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unknownSociety of Saint Cajetan Founded
unknownApostolic Administration of Lemkowszczyzna (Ukrainian), Poland ElevatedApostolic Exarchate of Lemkowszczyzna (Ukrainian), Poland Elevated
3 JanCongregation of the Legionaries of Christ Founded
15 JanPrefecture Apostolic of Bahama, Bahamas, Antilles ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Bahama Islands, Bahamas, Antilles Elevated
25 JanVicariate Apostolic of Hawaiian Islands, USA (Name changed and Vicariate raised to a Diocese) Territory LostDiocese of Honolulu, Hawaii, USA Erected
3 AprPrefecture Apostolic of Rajaburi, Thailand ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Rajaburi, Thailand Elevated
10 MayArchdiocese of São Salvador da Bahia, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Amargosa, Bahia, Brazil Erected
10 MaySociety of St. Paul Decretum Laudis
28 JunDiocese of Oradea Mare {Gran Varadino, Nagyvárad} and Satu Mare {Szatmár}, Romania SplitDiocese of Oradea Mare {Gran Varadino, Nagyvárad}, Romania
Diocese of Satu Mare {Szatmár}, Romania
3 JulDiocese of Antioquía-Jericó, Colombia SplitDiocese of Antioquía, Colombia
Diocese of Jericó, Colombia
8 JulVicariate Apostolic of Cooktown, Australia ElevatedDiocese of Cairns, Australia Elevated
16 OctPrefecture Apostolic of Bandung, Indonesia ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Bandung, Indonesia Elevated
16 OctPrefecture Apostolic of Purwokerto, Indonesia ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Purwokerto, Indonesia Elevated
16 OctPrefecture Apostolic of Surabaia, Indonesia ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Surabaia, Indonesia Elevated
25 OctDiocese of Piana dei Greci, Italy Name ChangedEparchy of Piana degli Albanesi (Italo-Albanese), Italy Name Changed
3 NovIndian Missionary Society Founded
8 NovArchdiocese of Cebu, Philippines Territory LostDiocese of Tagbilaran, Philippines Erected
15 NovDiocese of Denver, Colorado, USA ElevatedArchdiocese of Denver, Colorado, USA Elevated
15 NovDiocese of Denver, Colorado, USA Territory LostDiocese of Pueblo, Colorado, USA Erected
20 DecArchdiocese of Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Oliveira, Minas Gerais, Brazil Erected
23 DecVicariate Apostolic of Padang, Indonesia Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Medan, Indonesia Name Changed


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