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The Year of Our Lord 1888

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10 MarCongregation of the Resurrection of Our Lord Jesus Christ Approbation
20 MarVicariate Apostolic of Southern Japan Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Central Japan Erected
1 MayEparchy of Mardin (Syrian), Iraq UnitedEparchy of Mardin ed Amida (Syrian), Iraq United
4 MayDiocese of Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA ElevatedArchdiocese of Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA Elevated
4 MayVicariate Apostolic of Aden, Yemen Erected
11 MayMission "Sui Iuris" of Belgian Congo {Congo Belga} o Indipendente, Congo (Dem. Rep.) ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Léopoldville, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Elevated
10 JunVicariate Apostolic of Giamaica o Jamaica, Jamaica, Antilles Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of British Honduras, Belize Erected
3 AugDiocese of Hobart, Australia ElevatedArchdiocese of Hobart, Australia Elevated
10 AugDiocese of Victoria, Australia Name ChangedDiocese of Victoria-Palmerston, Australia Name Changed
10 AugVicariate Apostolic of Malacca-Singapore ElevatedDiocese of Malacca, Singapore Elevated
7 SepDiocese of Basel, Switzerland Name ChangedDiocese of Basel e Lugano, Switzerland Name Changed
25 DecTerritorial Abbey of Shën Llezhri i Oroshit (Orosh), Albania Erected


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