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1216Archdiocese of Salzburg, Austria Territory LostDiocese of Chiemsee, Germany Erected
1659Archeparchy of Alep [Beroea, Halab] (Syrian), Syria Erected
1785Diocese of Passau, Germany Territory LostDiocese of Linz, Austria
Diocese of Sankt Pölten, Austria
1785Archdiocese of Salzburg, Austria Territory LostDiocese of Leoben, Austria Erected
1785Diocese of Wiener Neustadt, Austria SuppressedArchdiocese of Wien {Vienna}, Austria Territory Added
1897St. Joseph’s Missionary Society of Mill Hill Decretum Laudis
1913Vicariate Apostolic of Nyassa, Malawi Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Bangueolo, Zambia Erected
1913Vicariate Apostolic of Galla, Ethiopia Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Southern Kaffa {Kaffa Meridionale}, Ethiopia Erected
1926Prefecture Apostolic of Tsuapa, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Name ChangedPrefecture Apostolic of Coquilhatville, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Name Changed
1935Vicariate Apostolic of Bagamoyo, Tanzania
Prefecture Apostolic of Iringa, Tanzania
Vicariate Apostolic of Kilima-Njaro, Tanzania
Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Dodoma, Tanzania Erected
1935Prefecture Apostolic of Loyang [Luoyang], China ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Loyang [Luoyang], China Elevated
1935Prefecture Apostolic of Ubanghi Belga {Belgian Ubanghi}, Congo (Dem. Rep.) ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Ubanghi Belga {Belgian Ubanghi}, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Elevated
1935Mission "Sui Iuris" of Miyazaki, Japan ElevatedPrefecture Apostolic of Miyazaki, Japan Elevated
1956Prefecture Apostolic of Bermuda Islands, Antilles ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Bermuda Islands, Antilles Elevated
1961Archdiocese of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Territory LostDiocese of Allentown, Pennsylvania, USA Erected
1961Diocese of Colima, México
Archdiocese of Guadalajara, Jalisco, México
Territory LostDiocese of Autlán, Jalisco, México Erected
1961Diocese of Crato, Ceara, Brazil
Archdiocese of Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil
Territory LostDiocese of Iguatu, Ceara, Brazil Erected
2006Archdiocese of Shillong, India Territory LostDiocese of Jowai, India
Diocese of Nongstoin, India


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