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1534Diocese of Santa Marta, Colombia Erected
1817Congregation of the Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary Approbation
1837Vicariate Apostolic of Trinidad, Trinidad and Tobago, Antilles Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Giamaica o Jamaica, Antilles Erected
1921Vicariate Apostolic of Betafˇ, Madagascar Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of AntsirabÚ, Madagascar Name Changed
1921Prefecture Apostolic of Gharda´a, Algeria Name ChangedPrefecture Apostolic of Gharda´a nel Sahara, Algeria Name Changed
1921Prefecture Apostolic of Cimbebasia Inferiore, Namibia Name ChangedPrefecture Apostolic of Cimbebasia, Namibia Name Changed
1921Prefecture Apostolic of Upper Cimbebasia {Cimbebasia Superiore}, Angola Name ChangedPrefecture Apostolic of Cubango in Angola Name Changed
1933Prefecture Apostolic of French Guiana-Cayenne, Antilles Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of French Guiana-Cayenne, Antilles Erected
1933Vicariate Apostolic of Khartoum, Sudan Territory LostMission "Sui Iuris" of Kodok, Sudan Erected
1933Diocese of Hyderabad, India Territory LostMission "Sui Iuris" of Bezwada, India Erected
1952Vicariate Apostolic of Kivu, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Costermansville, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Name Changed
1952Vicariate Apostolic of Baudouinville, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
Vicariate Apostolic of Kivu, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Kasongo, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Erected
1952Prefecture Apostolic of Mbulu, Tanzania ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Mbulu, Tanzania Elevated
1952Prefecture Apostolic of Falkland Islands o Malvinas Erected
1959Archdiocese of Cuzco, Peru Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of Sicuani, Peru Erected
1966Apostolic Exarchate of United States of America (Maronite) Erected
1966Apostolic Exarchate of United States of America (Melkite Greek) Erected
1966Diocese of Minas, Uruguay Territory LostDiocese of Maldonado-Punta del Este, Uruguay Erected
1984Delegation to United States of America ElevatedNunciature to United States of America Elevated


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