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Diocese Events

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1566Diocese of Thérouanne, France Name ChangedDiocese of Boulogne (-Sur-Mer), France Name Changed
1868Archdiocese of Cincinnati, Ohio, USA Territory LostDiocese of Columbus, Ohio, USA Erected
1868Diocese of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA Territory LostDiocese of Green Bay, Wisconsin, USA
Diocese of La Crosse, Wisconsin, USA
1868Diocese of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Territory LostDiocese of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA
Diocese of Scranton, Pennsylvania, USA
1868Diocese of Buffalo, New York, USA Territory LostDiocese of Rochester, New York, USA Erected
1868Archdiocese of Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Diocese of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Territory LostDiocese of Wilmington, Delaware, USA Erected
1868Diocese of Charleston, South Carolina, USA Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of North Carolina, USA Erected
1868Archdiocese of Oregon City, Oregon, USA Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Idaho and Montana, USA Erected
1868Archdiocese of Saint Louis, Missouri, USA Territory LostDiocese of Saint Joseph, Missouri, USA Erected
1914Diocese of Dallas, Texas, USA
Diocese of San Antonio, Texas, USA
Diocese of Tucson, Arizona, USA
Territory LostDiocese of El Paso, Texas, USA Erected
1922Vicariate Apostolic of Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Iringa, Tanzania Erected
1930Institute of the Josephites of Belgium Approbation
1931Prefecture Apostolic of Salisbury, Zimbabwe ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Salisbury, Zimbabwe Elevated
1933Prefecture Apostolic of Yachow, China ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Yachow, China Elevated
1947Archdiocese of La Plata, Argentina
Diocese of Mercedes, Argentina
Territory LostDiocese of San Nicolás de los Arroyos, Argentina Erected
1949Vicariate Apostolic of Yaoundé, Cameroon Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Doumé, Cameroon Erected
1949Vicariate Apostolic of Lagos, Nigeria Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Oyo, Nigeria Erected
1949Prefecture Apostolic of Bahr el-Gebel, Sudan
Vicariate Apostolic of Bahr el-Ghazal, Sudan
Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Mupoi, Sudan Erected
1949Diocese of Ningbo [Ningpo], China Territory LostDiocese of Yongjia/Wenzhou [Yungkia], China Erected
1979Vicariate Apostolic of Sofia e Plovdiv, Bulgaria ElevatedDiocese of Sofia e Plovdiv, Bulgaria Elevated
1980Archdiocese of Sevilla {Seville}, Spain Territory LostDiocese of Jerez de la Frontera, Spain Erected
1995Diocese of Kumasi, Ghana
Diocese of Sunyani, Ghana
Territory LostDiocese of Konongo-Mampong, Ghana Erected
1995Diocese of Kumasi, Ghana Territory LostDiocese of Obuasi, Ghana Erected
1995Diocese of Oyo, Nigeria Territory LostDiocese of Osogbo, Nigeria Erected
1999Diocese of Santos, Sao Paulo, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Caraguatatuba, Sao Paulo, Brazil Erected


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