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Diocese Events


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YearFromTo
1565Cardinal Titular Church of Santa Maria degli Angeli Established
1829Vicariate Apostolic of Alabama and the Floridas, USA Territory LostDiocese of Mobile, Alabama, USA (Name changed and Vicariate raised to a Diocese) Erected
1844Diocese of Noto, Italy Erected
1891Prefecture Apostolic of Delta del Nilo, Egypt Erected
1899Archdiocese of Lima, Peru Territory LostDiocese of Huaraz, Peru Erected
1906Prefecture Apostolic of Western Honan {Ho-Nan Occidentale}, China Erected
1913Vicariate Apostolic of Central Madagascar {Madagascar Centrale}, Madagascar Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Betafó, Madagascar Erected
1943Diocese of Cleveland, Ohio, USA Territory LostDiocese of Youngstown, Ohio, USA Erected
1943Military Ordinariate of Peru, Military Erected
1952Vicariate Apostolic of Central New Guinea Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Aitape, Papua New Guinea Erected
1952Vicariate Apostolic of Central New Guinea Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Wewak, Papua New Guinea Name Changed
1952Vicariate Apostolic of Eastern New Guinea Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Alexishafen, Papua New Guinea Name Changed
1952Vicariate Apostolic of Shiré, Malawi Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Blantyre, Malawi Name Changed
1952Prefecture Apostolic of Indore, India ElevatedDiocese of Indore, India Elevated
1952Prefecture Apostolic of Korhogo, Côte d’Ivoire ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Katiola, Côte d’Ivoire Elevated
1952Vicariate Apostolic of Shiré, Malawi Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Zomba, Malawi Erected
1958Archdiocese of Lima, Peru Territory LostDiocese of Huacho, Peru Erected
1958Diocese of Huancayo, Peru
Diocese of Huánuco, Peru
Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of Tarma, Peru Erected
1958Diocese of Huánuco, Peru
Diocese of Huaraz, Peru
Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of Huarí, Peru Erected
1987Diocese of Chilaw, Sri Lanka Territory LostDiocese of Kurunegala, Sri Lanka Erected
1987Diocese of Mymensingh, Bangladesh Erected
1987Diocese of Poona, India Territory LostDiocese of Nashik, India Erected
2006Eparchy of Tiruvalla (Syro-Malankarese), India ElevatedArcheparchy of Tiruvalla (Syro-Malankarese), India Elevated
2006Eparchy of Battery (Bathery) (Syro-Malankarese), India (from Trivandrum) Metropolitan Changed
2006Eparchy of Muvattupuzha (Syro-Malankarese), India (from Trivandrum) Metropolitan Changed

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