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Diocese Events

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1922Vicariate Apostolic of New Guinea Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Papua, Papua New Guinea Name Changed
1922Vicariate Apostolic of New Pomerania, Papua New Guinea Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Rabaul, Papua New Guinea Name Changed
1922Prefecture Apostolic of Western Kaiser-Wilhelms-Land, Papua New Guinea Name ChangedPrefecture Apostolic of Central New Guinea Name Changed
1930Diocese of Oklahoma, USA Name ChangedDiocese of Oklahoma City and Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA Name Changed
1939Prefecture Apostolic of Luapula Superiore, Congo (Dem. Rep.) ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Sakania, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Elevated
1946Mission "Sui Iuris" of San Andrés y Providencia, Colombia ElevatedPrefecture Apostolic of San Andrés y Providencia, Colombia Elevated
1946Prefecture Apostolic of Fort Victoria, Zimbabwe Erected
1951Ordinariate of Brazil, Faithful of the Eastern Rites Erected
1952Diocese of Cali, Colombia
Prefecture Apostolic of Tumaco, Colombia
Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Buenaventura, Colombia Erected
1952Prefecture Apostolic of Chocó, Colombia Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Istmina, Colombia Erected
1952Diocese of Antioquía, Colombia
Prefecture Apostolic of Chocó, Colombia
Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Quibdó, Colombia Erected
1956Vicariate Apostolic of Marocco o Marruecos, Morocco ElevatedArchdiocese of Tanger, Morocco Elevated
1956Titular See of Tingis Territory Added
1957Prefecture Apostolic of Esmeraldas, Ecuador ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Esmeraldas, Ecuador Elevated
1959Diocese of Barra (do Rio Grande), Bahia, Brazil
Diocese of Bonfim, Bahia, Brazil
Diocese of Caetité, Bahia, Brazil
Archdiocese of São Salvador da Bahia, Brazil
Territory LostDiocese of Ruy Barbosa (Rui Barbosa), Bahia, Brazil Erected
1988Diocese of Taunggyi, Myanmar Territory LostDiocese of Loikaw, Myanmar Erected
1988Archdiocese of Bangalore, India
Diocese of Chikmagalur, India
Territory LostDiocese of Shimoga, India Erected


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