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22nd day of May

Diocese Events

St. Rita of Cascia, religious (Opt. Memorial)


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YearFromTo
1545Diocese of Leiria, Portugal Erected
1876Vicariate Apostolic of Japan Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Southern Japan Erected
1876Vicariate Apostolic of Japan Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Northern Japan Name Changed
1877Vicariate Apostolic of Kansas, USA ElevatedDiocese of Leavenworth, Kansas, USA (Name changed and Vicariate raised into a Diocese) Elevated
1913Prefecture Apostolic of Rajputana, India ElevatedDiocese of Ajmer, India Elevated
1919Diocese of Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Chaco, Bolivia Erected
1931Prefecture Apostolic of Tefé, Brazil Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of Juruá, Acre, Brazil Erected
1937Diocese of Detroit, Michigan, USA ElevatedArchdiocese of Detroit, Michigan, USA Elevated
1937Diocese of Detroit, Michigan, USA Territory LostDiocese of Lansing, Michigan, USA Erected
1961Diocese of Passo Fundo, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
Diocese of Santa Maria, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
Territory LostDiocese of Frederico Westphalen, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil Erected
1961Diocese of Uruguaiana, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Santo Ângelo, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil Erected
1972Archdiocese of Colombo in Ceylon, Sri Lanka Name ChangedArchdiocese of Colombo, Sri Lanka Name Changed
1998Archdiocese of Bombay, India Territory LostDiocese of Vasai, India Erected
2010Diocese of Tunis, Tunisia ElevatedArchdiocese of Tunis, Tunisia Elevated
2010Diocese of Hakha, Myanmar Territory LostDiocese of Kalay, Myanmar Erected

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