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Diocese Events


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YearFromTo
1515Diocese of Lanciano, Italy Erected
1840Diocese of Sonora, México Territory LostDiocese of California (Two Californias, Both Californias), México Erected
1877Diocese of Nîmes, France Name ChangedDiocese of Nîmes (-Uzès e Alès), France Name Changed
1883Archdiocese of Bucarest {Bucureşti}, Romania Erected
1892Diocese of São Paulo, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Curitiba, Brazil Erected
1892Diocese of Belém do Pará, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Amazonas, Brazil Erected
1892Diocese of São Sebastião do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Niterói (Nictheroy), Brazil Erected
1892Diocese of Olinda, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Paraíba, Brazil Erected
1892Diocese of São Sebastião do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil ElevatedArchdiocese of São Sebastião do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Elevated
1903Missionari di S. Giuseppe nel Messico Approbation
1912Vicariate Apostolic of Coastal Chi-Li {Ce-Li Marittimo}, China Erected
1927Vicariate Apostolic of Eastern Burma {Birmania Orientale}, Myanmar Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Kengtung, Myanmar Erected
1927Prefecture Apostolic of Lanlung [Anlong], China ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Lanlung [Anlong], China Elevated
1927Vicariate Apostolic of Batavia, Indonesia Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Malang, Indonesia Erected
1927Vicariate Apostolic of Eastern Burma {Birmania Orientale}, Myanmar Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Toungoo, Myanmar Name Changed
1963Archdiocese of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Territory LostDiocese of Hull, Québec, Canada Erected
1967Diocese of Sololá, Guatemala Territory LostDiocese of Santa Cruz del Quiché, Guatemala Erected
1987Diocese of Labrador-Schefferville, Québec, Canada Name ChangedDiocese of Labrador City-Schefferville, Québec, Canada Name Changed
1987Diocese of Kakamega, Kenya Territory LostDiocese of Bungoma, Kenya Erected
1996Archdiocese of Guatemala Territory LostDiocese of Santa Rosa de Lima, Guatemala Erected

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