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Diocese Events

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1188Diocese of Wollin, Germany Name ChangedDiocese of Kammin (Camin), Germany Name Changed
1551Archdiocese of Funchal, Portugal Territory LostDiocese of São Salvador da Bahia de Todos os Santos, Brazil Erected
1886Eparchy of Bāniyās (Melkite Greek), Lebanon Erected
1888Congregation of the Priests of the Sacred Heart Decretum Laudis
1908Diocese of Petrópolis, Brazil Name ChangedDiocese of Niterói (Nictheroy), Brazil Name Changed
1927Diocese of Luni, Sarzana e Brugnato, Italy (from Immediately Subject) Metropolitan Changed
1933Titular See of Sergievo Established
1955Vicariate Apostolic of Finland {Finlandia} ElevatedDiocese of Helsinki, Finland Elevated
1955Prefecture Apostolic of Kagoshima, Japan ElevatedDiocese of Kagoshima, Japan Elevated
1955Archdiocese of Malacca, Singapore (Negri Sembüan, Pahang, Trangganu, and Selangor) Territory LostDiocese of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Erected
1955Archdiocese of Malacca, Singapore (Peralc, Kelantan, Kedah, Perlis and the colony of Penang) Territory LostDiocese of Penang, Malaysia Erected
1955Archdiocese of Malacca, Singapore Name ChangedArchdiocese of Malacca-Singapore Name Changed
1958Diocese of Ciudad Victoria-Tamaulipas, Tamaulipas, México Name ChangedDiocese of Tampico, Tamaulipas, México Name Changed
1964Diocese of Garzón, Colombia Name ChangedDiocese of Garzón-Neiva, Colombia Name Changed
1966Diocese of Tlalnepantla, México, México (Jilotepec and Soyaniquilpan along with Pueblo Nuevo in Villa del Carbón) Territory LostDiocese of Toluca, México, México Territory Added
1975Delegation to Angola Established
1988Archdiocese of Port-au-Prince, Haïti (Sud-Est) Territory LostDiocese of Jacmel, Haïti Erected
1994Diocese of Portoviejo (Porto Vecchio), Ecuador ElevatedArchdiocese of Portoviejo, Ecuador Elevated
1994Territorial Prelature of Santo Domingo de los Colorados, Ecuador (from Quito) Metropolitan Changed


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