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Diocese Events

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1514Diocese of Funchal, Portugal Erected
1633Congregation of the Mission Approbation
1819Diocese of Québec, Canada Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Upper Canada, Ontario Erected
1819Diocese of Québec, Canada ElevatedArchdiocese of Québec, Canada Elevated
1929Diocese of Luni, Sarzana e Brugnato, Italy Name ChangedDiocese of Luni o La Spezia, Sarzana e Brugnato, Italy Name Changed
1931Prefecture Apostolic of Sinú, Colombia Name ChangedPrefecture Apostolic of Sinú-San Jorge, Colombia Name Changed
1940Diocese of Allahabad, India Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Jhansi, India Erected
1940Archdiocese of Agra, India
Diocese of Allahabad, India
Territory LostDiocese of Lucknow, India Erected
1940Vicariate Apostolic of Wonsan, Korea (North) Territory LostTerritorial Abbey of Tokugen o Tokwon, Korea (North) Erected
1940Vicariate Apostolic of Wonsan, Korea (North) Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Kanko o Hamheung, Korea (North) Name Changed
1943Vicariate Apostolic of Western Nigeria {Nigeria Occidentale} Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Asaba-Benin, Nigeria Name Changed
1943Vicariate Apostolic of Costa di Benin, Nigeria Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Lagos, Nigeria Name Changed
1943Vicariate Apostolic of Costa di Benin, Nigeria Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Ondo-Ilorin, Nigeria Erected
1971Diocese of Concordia (Sagittaria), Italy Name ChangedDiocese of Concordia-Pordenone, Italy Name Changed
1985Archdiocese of Lingayen-Dagupan, Philippines Territory LostDiocese of Alaminos, Philippines
Diocese of Urdaneta, Philippines
2000Nunciature to Bahrain Established


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