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Diocese Events

St. Blase, bishop and martyr (Opt. Memorial)
St. Ansgar, bishop (Opt. Memorial)


See Also: Bishop Events

YearFromTo
1844Vicariate Apostolic of Scen-Si (Chen-si, Shensi), China Erected
1899Eparchy of Alep (Armenian), Syria ElevatedArcheparchy of Alep [Beroea, Halab] (Armenian), Syria Elevated
1916Diocese of Pouso Alegre, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Guaxupé, Minas Gerais, Brazil Erected
1927Prefecture Apostolic of Kongmoon [Jiangmen], China ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Kongmoon [Jiangmen], China Elevated
1927Vicariate Apostolic of Libia, Libya Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Cirenaica, Libya Name Changed
1927Vicariate Apostolic of Libia, Libya Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Tripolitana, Libya Name Changed
1928Vicariate Apostolic of Antofagasta, Chile ElevatedDiocese of Antofagasta, Chile Elevated
1934Territorial Prelature of Gurupi, Brazil Name ChangedTerritorial Prelature of Guamá, Para, Brazil Name Changed
1977Diocese of Nova Lisboa, Angola ElevatedArchdiocese of Huambo, Angola Elevated
1977Diocese of Indore, India Territory LostDiocese of Khandwa, India Erected
1977Diocese of Sá da Bandeira, Angola ElevatedArchdiocese of Lubango, Angola Elevated
1977Prefecture Apostolic of Same, Tanzania ElevatedDiocese of Same, Tanzania Elevated
1977Diocese of Ngunza, Angola Name ChangedDiocese of Novo Redondo, Angola Name Changed
1984Apostolic Administration of El Petén, Guatemala ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of El Petén, Guatemala Elevated
1984Prefecture Apostolic of Garissa, Kenya ElevatedDiocese of Garissa, Kenya Elevated
1994Diocese of Bertoua, Cameroon Territory LostDiocese of Batouri, Cameroon Erected
1995Archdiocese of Tamale, Ghana Territory LostDiocese of Damongo, Ghana Erected
1995Diocese of Yola, Nigeria Territory LostDiocese of Jalingo, Nigeria Erected
2001Diocese of Alto Paraná, Paraguay Name ChangedDiocese of Ciudad del Este, Paraguay Name Changed

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