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Diocese Events


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YearFromTo
1563Diocese of Santiago de Chile Territory LostDiocese of Concepción, Chile Erected
1564Diocese of Santafé en Nueva Granada, Colombia ElevatedArchdiocese of Santafé en Nueva Granada, Colombia Elevated
1803Vicariate Apostolic of Breda, Netherlands Erected
1868Vicariate Apostolic of Marysville, USA Territory LostDiocese of Grass Valley, California, USA (Name changed and Vicariate raised to a Diocese) Erected
1904Prefecture Apostolic of New Hebrides {Isole Nouve Ebridi}, Vanuatu, Pacific (Oceania) ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of New Hebrides {Isole Nouve Ebridi}, Vanuatu, Pacific (Oceania) Elevated
1917Congregation of the Index, Roman Curia Territory Added
1929Archdiocese of Cuiabá, Mato Grosso, Brazil Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of Diamantino, Mato Grosso, Brazil Erected
1932Diocese of Transilvania, Erdély, Siebenbürgen, Romania Name ChangedDiocese of Alba Iulia, Romania Name Changed
1932Prefecture Apostolic of Katanga, Congo (Dem. Rep.) ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Katanga, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Elevated
1932Prefecture Apostolic of Coquilhatville, Congo (Dem. Rep.) ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Coquilhatville, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Elevated
1957Vicariate Apostolic of Tonga Islands {Isole Tonga}, Pacific (Oceania) Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Tonga Islands {Isole Tonga} e Niue, Pacific (Oceania) Name Changed
1965Archdiocese of Blantyre, Malawi Territory LostDiocese of Chikwawa, Malawi Erected
1965Diocese of Gulu, Uganda Territory LostDiocese of Moroto, Uganda Erected
1965Vicariate Apostolic of Ubon, Thailand Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Nakhorn-Rajasima, Thailand Erected
1965Diocese of Wonju, Korea (South) Erected
1968Vicariate Apostolic of Jesselton, Malaysia Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia Name Changed
1991Archdiocese of Kaduna, Nigeria Territory LostMission "Sui Iuris" of Kano, Nigeria Erected
1993Archdiocese of Douala, Cameroon Territory LostDiocese of Edéa, Cameroon Erected
1993Archdiocese of Douala, Cameroon Territory LostDiocese of Eséka, Cameroon Erected
1993Archdiocese of Yangon, Myanmar Territory LostDiocese of Mawlamyine, Myanmar Erected
2005Mission "Sui Iuris" of Uzbekistan ElevatedApostolic Administration of Uzbekistan Elevated

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