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The Year of Our Lord 2007

Diocese Events


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DateFromTo
2 JanArcheparchy of Trivandrum (Syro-Malankarese), India Territory LostEparchy of Mavelikara (Syro-Malankarese), India Erected
26 JanDiocese of Mexicali, Baja California Norte, México
Archdiocese of Tijuana, Baja California Norte, México
Territory LostDiocese of Ensenada, Baja California Norte, México Erected
10 FebPrefecture Apostolic of Nepal ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Nepal Elevated
31 MayDiocese of Saint George’s, Newfoundland, Canada Name ChangedDiocese of Corner Brook and Labrador, Newfoundland, Canada Name Changed
31 MayDiocese of Labrador City-Schefferville, Québec, Canada SuppressedDiocese of Amos, Québec, Canada (Nunavik Territory)
Diocese of Baie-Comeau, Québec, Canada (La Basse C“te Nord Territory)
Diocese of Corner Brook and Labrador, Newfoundland, Canada (Labrador Territory)
Territory Added
31 MayDiocese of Amos, Québec, Canada Territory LostDiocese of Chicoutimi, Québec, Canada (Opitciwan (Obedjiwan))
Diocese of Joliette, Québec, Canada (Manawan)
Diocese of Trois Rivières, Québec, Canada (Parent)
Territory Added
31 MayDiocese of Moosonee, Ontario, Canada Territory LostDiocese of Amos, Québec, Canada (Chisasibi, Radisson, Waskaganish) Territory Added
2 JunArchdiocese of Jos, Nigeria Territory LostDiocese of Shendam, Nigeria Erected
5 JunDiocese of Johannesburg, South Africa ElevatedArchdiocese of Johannesburg, South Africa Elevated
5 JunDiocese of Manzini, Swaziland (from Pretoria) Metropolitan Changed
5 JunDiocese of Klerksdorp, South Africa (from Pretoria) Metropolitan Changed
5 JunDiocese of Witbank, South Africa (from Pretoria) Metropolitan Changed
5 JunVicariate Apostolic of Francistown, Botswana (from Bloemfontein) Metropolitan Changed
5 JunDiocese of Gaborone, Botswana (from Bloemfontein) Metropolitan Changed
6 JunArchdiocese of Luanda, Angola Territory LostDiocese of Viana, Angola Erected
6 JunArchdiocese of Luanda, Angola Territory LostDiocese of Caxito, Angola Erected
12 JunDiocese of Koforidua, Ghana Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Donkorkrom, Ghana Erected
25 JunDiocese of Niamey, Niger ElevatedArchdiocese of Niamey, Niger Elevated
25 JunDiocese of Maradi, Niger (from Immediately Subject to the Holy See) Metropolitan Changed
16 JulDiocese of Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia Territory LostDiocese of Sandakan, Malaysia Erected
29 AugEparchy of Mananthavady (Syro-Malabarese), India Territory LostEparchy of Bhadravathi (Syro-Malabarese), India Erected
26 SepDiocese of Quilmes, Argentina (from La Plata) Metropolitan Changed
24 NovCardinal Titular Church of San Lino Established
24 NovCardinal Titular Church of San Lorenzo in Piscibus Established
24 NovCardinal Titular Church of San Ponziano Established
24 NovCardinal Titular Church of Preziosissimo Sangue di Nostro Signore Gesù Cristo Established
24 NovCardinal Titular Church of Santa Maria della Presentazione Established
24 NovCardinal Titular Church of San Salvatore in Lauro (as Cardinal-Deacon Title) Restored
28 DecDiocese of Konongo-Mampong, Ghana
Diocese of Sunyani, Ghana
Territory LostDiocese of Techiman, Ghana Erected
31 DecArchdiocese of Aix (-Arles-Embrun), France Name ChangedArchdiocese of Aix (-Arles), France (removed Embrun as secondary title) Name Changed
31 DecDiocese of Gap, France Name ChangedDiocese of Gap (-Embrun), France (added Embrun as secondary title) Name Changed

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