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YearFromTo
1258Diocese of Albarracin, Spain
Diocese of Segorbe, Spain
UnitedDiocese of Segorbe-Albarracin, Spain United
1818Vicariate Apostolic of Smirne, Turkey ElevatedArchdiocese of Izmir (Smirne), Turkey Elevated
1870Diocese of Toronto, Ontario, Canada ElevatedArchdiocese of Toronto, Ontario, Canada Elevated
1870Diocese of Hamilton, Ontario, Canada (from Québec) Metropolitan Changed
1870Diocese of Kingston, Ontario, Canada (from Québec) Metropolitan Changed
1870Diocese of London, Ontario, Canada (from Québec) Metropolitan Changed
1890Vicariate Apostolic of Two Guineas {Des Deux Guinées}, Gabon Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Cameroun Erected
1890Vicariate Apostolic of Two Guineas {Des Deux Guinées}, Gabon Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Gabon, Gabon Name Changed
1904Vicariate Apostolic of Belgian Congo {Congo Belga} o Indipendente, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Kasaï Superiore, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Erected
1926Vicariate Apostolic of Constantinople, Turkey (Macedonia and Thrace, Greece) Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Thessaloniki, Greece Erected
1926Archdiocese of Athēnai {Athens}, Greece (Peloponnese and Kythira island) Territory Added
1927Diocese of Nagasaki, Japan (Kagoshima and Okinawa) Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Kagoshima, Japan Erected
1927Diocese of Padova {Padua}, Italy (Right bank of the river Brenta near Piazzala sul Brenta) Territory LostDiocese of Vicenza, Italy Territory Added
1929Vicariate Apostolic of Chengtingfu [Zhengding], China (ChaosJiien, Ningtsing, Lungping, Paisiang, Lincheng, and Kaoyi) Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Chaohsien [Zhaoxian], China Erected
1957Diocese of Ibagué, Colombia (Espinal, Alpujarra, Ataco, Carmen de Apicala, Coyaima, Cunday, Chaparral, Chicoral, Dolores, Flanders, Guamo, Icononzo, Melgar, Natagaiina, Ortega , Prado, Purificación, Rioblanco, San Antonio, San Luis, Saldaña, Suárez, and Villarica) Territory LostDiocese of Espinal, Colombia Erected
1957Archdiocese of Medellín, Colombia (Abejorral, Alejandría, Aquitania, Algeria, Cocorná, Concepción, El Carmen de Viboral, El Jordán, El Peñol, El Retiro, El Santuario, Granada, Guarne, Guatapé, La Ceja, la Unión, Marinilla, Mesopotamia, Nariño, Puerto Triunfo, Puerto Nare, Pantanillo, ...) Territory LostDiocese of Sonsón, Colombia Erected
1958Diocese of Chilapa, Guerrero, México (Coahuayutla, La Unión, Petatlán, Tecpán, Atoyac, Benito Juárez, Coyuca de Benítez, Acapulco, San Marcos, Tecoanapa, Ayutla, Florencio Villareal, Cauatepec , Cópala, San Luis Acatlán, Azoyú, Cuajinicuilapa, Igualapa, Ometepec, Tlacoachistlahuaca, and ...) Territory LostDiocese of Acapulco, Guerrero, México Erected
1982Diocese of Mount Hagen, Papua New Guinea (Enga) Territory LostDiocese of Wabag, Papua New Guinea Erected
1982Diocese of Mount Hagen, Papua New Guinea ElevatedArchdiocese of Mount Hagen, Papua New Guinea Elevated
1982Prefecture Apostolic of Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka ElevatedDiocese of Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka Elevated
1982Diocese of Bamenda, Cameroon (Northern part) Territory LostDiocese of Kumbo, Cameroon Erected
1982Diocese of Douala, Cameroon ElevatedArchdiocese of Douala, Cameroon Elevated
1982Diocese of Garoua, Cameroon ElevatedArchdiocese of Garoua, Cameroon Elevated
1982Diocese of Bamenda, Cameroon ElevatedArchdiocese of Bamenda, Cameroon Elevated
1982Diocese of Nkongsamba, Cameroon (from Yaoundé) Metropolitan Changed
1982Diocese of Bafoussam, Cameroon (from Yaoundé) Metropolitan Changed
1982Diocese of Maroua-Mokolo, Cameroon (from Yaoundé) Metropolitan Changed
1982Diocese of Yagoua, Cameroon (from Yaoundé) Metropolitan Changed
1982Diocese of Buéa, Cameroon (from Yaoundé) Metropolitan Changed
1982Diocese of Mendi, Papua New Guinea (from Port Moresby) Metropolitan Changed
1982Diocese of Goroka, Papua New Guinea (from Madang) Metropolitan Changed
2006Mission "Sui Iuris" of Kyrgyzstan ElevatedApostolic Administration of Kyrgyzstan Elevated
2014Archdiocese of Jos, Nigeria
Diocese of Shendam, Nigeria
Territory LostDiocese of Pankshin, Nigeria (Pankshin, Kanke, Mangu, Bokkos, and Kanam) Erected
2017Diocese of Sault Sainte Marie, Ontario, Canada (St. Mary of Ormensi (Pie Mobert and Manitouwadge)) Territory LostDiocese of Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada Territory Added

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