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St. Norbert, bishop (Opt. Memorial)

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1837Vicariate Apostolic of Cape of Good Hope {Capo de Buona Speranza}, South Africa Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Mauritius Erected
1854Diocese of Mariana, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Diamantina, Brazil Erected
1854Diocese of Olinda, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Fortaleza (Ceará), Brazil Erected
1914Prefecture Apostolic of Kuamsi (Kwangsi, Guangxi), China ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Kuamsi, China Elevated
1929Prefecture Apostolic of Iceland {Islanda} ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Iceland {Islanda} Elevated
1961Archdiocese of Gitega, Burundi Territory LostDiocese of Bururi, Burundi Erected
1961Vicariate Apostolic of Seoul, Korea (South) Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Inch’on, Korea (South) Erected
1964Nunciature to Rwanda Established
1970Diocese of Nova Lisboa, Angola Territory LostDiocese of Benguela, Angola Erected
1983Diocese of Owando, Congo Territory LostDiocese of Ouesso, Congo Erected
1997Priestly Society of Saint Jacques Approbation
2007Archdiocese of Luanda, Angola Territory LostDiocese of Caxito, Angola
Diocese of Viana, Angola


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