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1217Diocese of Priverno (or Piperno), Italy
Diocese of Sezze, Italy
Diocese of Terracina, Italy
UnitedDiocese of Terracina, Priverno e Sezze, Italy United
1740Antonin Maronite Order (Maronite) Approbation
1905Diocese of Santa Marta, Colombia Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Goajira, Colombia Erected
1918Diocese of Coimbra, Portugal Territory LostDiocese of Leiria, Portugal Erected
1927Diocese of Florianópolis (Santa Caterina), Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Joinville, Santa Catarina, Brazil
Diocese of Lages, Santa Catarina, Brazil
1927Diocese of Florianópolis (Santa Caterina), Brazil ElevatedArchdiocese of Florianópolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil Elevated
1952Archdiocese of Dacca, Bangladesh Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Haflong, India Erected
1952Archdiocese of Calcutta, India Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Malda, India Erected
1952Diocese of Lahore, Pakistan Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Jullundur, India Erected
1952Diocese of Dinajpur, Bangladesh Territory LostDiocese of Jalpaiguri, India Erected
1952Diocese of Lahore, Pakistan
Diocese of Rawalpindi, Pakistan
Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Kashmir and Jammu, India Erected
1954Archeparchy of Perat-Maishan (Chaldean), Iraq Name ChangedArcheparchy of Bassorah {Basra} (Chaldean), Iraq Name Changed
1959Diocese of Cajazeiras, Paraiba, Brazil
Diocese of Campina Grande, Paraiba, Brazil
Territory LostDiocese of Patos, Paraiba, Brazil Erected
1961Prefecture Apostolic of Northern Nyassa, Malawi ElevatedDiocese of Mzuzu, Malawi Elevated
1976Diocese of Capiz, Philippines Territory LostDiocese of Kalibo, Philippines Erected
1976Diocese of Capiz, Philippines ElevatedArchdiocese of Capiz, Philippines Elevated
1976Diocese of Romblon, Philippines (from Jaro) Metropolitan Changed
1998Diocese of Taunggyi, Myanmar ElevatedArchdiocese of Taunggyi, Myanmar Elevated
2002Diocese of Kumasi, Ghana ElevatedArchdiocese of Kumasi, Ghana Elevated
2002Diocese of Goaso, Ghana (from Cape Coast) Metropolitan Changed
2002Diocese of Konongo-Mampong, Ghana (from Cape Coast) Metropolitan Changed
2002Diocese of Obuasi, Ghana (from Cape Coast) Metropolitan Changed
2002Diocese of Sunyani, Ghana (from Cape Coast) Metropolitan Changed
2006Diocese of Santa Marta, Colombia
Diocese of Valledupar, Colombia
Territory LostDiocese of El Banco, Colombia Erected
2009Diocese of Bururi, Burundi
Diocese of Ruyigi, Burundi
Territory LostDiocese of Rutana, Burundi Erected


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