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Diocese Events

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1603Diocese of Verapaz, Guatemala SuppressedDiocese of Santiago de Guatemala Territory Added
1725Diocese of Aquino, Italy Name ChangedDiocese of Aquino e Pontecorvo, Italy Name Changed
1777Diocese of Oradea Mare {Gran Varadino} (Romanian), Romania Erected
1891Diocese of Antequera, Oaxaca, México Territory LostDiocese of Tehuantepec, Oaxaca, México Erected
1891Diocese of Durango, México Territory LostDiocese of Chihuahua, México Erected
1891Archdiocese of México, Federal District Territory LostDiocese of Cuernavaca, Morelos, México Erected
1891Diocese of Durango, México ElevatedArchdiocese of Durango, México Elevated
1891Diocese of Linares o Nueva León, Nuevo León, México Territory LostDiocese of Saltillo, Coahuila, México Erected
1891Diocese of Antequera, Oaxaca, México ElevatedArchdiocese of Antequera, Oaxaca, México Elevated
1891Archdiocese of Guadalajara, Jalisco, México Territory LostDiocese of Tepic, Nayarit, México Erected
1891Diocese of Linares o Nueva León, Nuevo León, México ElevatedArchdiocese of Linares o Nueva León, Nuevo León, México Elevated
1891Diocese of Yucatán (Mérida), México (From Mexico (Mexico) to Antequera, Oaxaca (Mexico)) Metropolitan Changed
1891Diocese of Sonora, México (From Guadalajara (Mexico) to Durango (Mexico)) Metropolitan Changed
1903Archdiocese of Bogotá, Colombia Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of Intendencias Orientales, Colombia Erected
1951Vicariate Apostolic of Alaska, USA Territory LostDiocese of Juneau, Alaska, USA Erected
1951Archdiocese of Québec, Canada Territory LostDiocese of Sainte-Anne-de-la-Pocatière, Québec, Canada Erected
1951Diocese of Mont-Laurier, Québec, Canada
Archdiocese of Montréal, Québec, Canada
Archdiocese of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Territory LostDiocese of Saint-Jérôme, Québec, Canada Erected
1951Diocese of Seattle, Washington, USA ElevatedArchdiocese of Seattle, Washington, USA Elevated
1951Diocese of Seattle, Washington, USA
Diocese of Spokane, Washington, USA
Territory LostDiocese of Yakima, Washington, USA Erected
1958Mission "Sui Iuris" of Tarahumara, Chihuahua, México ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Tarahumara, Chihuahua, México Elevated
1958Diocese of Gulu, Uganda Territory LostDiocese of Arua, Uganda Erected
1958Vicariate Apostolic of Seoul, Korea (South) Territory LostDiocese of Cheong-ju, Korea (South)
Vicariate Apostolic of Daijeon, Korea (South)
1958Diocese of Bremersdorp, eSwatini
Archdiocese of Durban, South Africa
Diocese of Lydenburg, South Africa
Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Volksrust, South Africa Erected
1958Diocese of Koudougou, Burkina Faso Territory LostDiocese of Ouahigouya, Burkina Faso Erected
1958Diocese of Owerri, Nigeria Territory LostDiocese of Umuahia, Nigeria Erected
1979Parochial Cooperators of Christ the King Decretum Laudis
1990Franciscan Friars of the Immaculate Founded
1999Eparchy of Chanda (Syro-Malabar), India Territory LostDiocese of Adilabad (Syro-Malabar), India Erected
2018Secretariat for Communications, Roman Curia Name ChangedDicastery for Communication, Roman Curia Name Changed


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