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Diocese Events

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1784Vicariate Apostolic of London District, England, Great Britain (formally)
Diocese of Québec, Canada (de facto)
Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Newfoundland, Canada Erected
1856Diocese of Peking [Beijing], China Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Southeastern Chi-Li {Ce-Li Meridio-Orientale}, China Erected
1856Diocese of Peking [Beijing], China Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Northern Chi-Li {Ce-Li Settentrionale} o Pe-Kin, China Name Changed
1892Diocese of Sivas {Sebaste} (Armenian), Turkey
Diocese of Tokat {Toqat} (Armenian), Turkey
ElevatedArchdiocese of Sivas {Sebaste} (and Tokat {Toqat}) (Armenian), Turkey Elevated
1901Diocese of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA (Counties of Lycoming and Center)
Diocese of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA (Counties of Cambria, Blair, Bedford, Huntingdon, and Somerset)
Territory LostDiocese of Altoona, Pennsylvania, USA Erected
1913Vicariate Apostolic of Central Africa {Africa Centrale}, Sudan Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Khartoum, Sudan Name Changed
1913Vicariate Apostolic of Central Africa {Africa Centrale}, Sudan Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Bahr el-Ghazal, Sudan Erected
1962Apostolic Exarchate of Brazil (Ukrainian) Erected
1966Archdiocese of Stanley-ville, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Name ChangedArchdiocese of Kisangani, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Name Changed
1966Archdiocese of Léopoldville, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Name ChangedArchdiocese of Kinshasa, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Name Changed
1966Archdiocese of Elisabethville, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Name ChangedArchdiocese of Lubumbashi, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Name Changed
1966Archdiocese of Coquilhatville, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Name ChangedArchdiocese of Mbandaka, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Name Changed
1977Archdiocese of Calcutta, India Territory LostDiocese of Baruipur, India Erected
1977Diocese of Navrongo, Ghana Name ChangedDiocese of Navrongo-Bolgatanga, Ghana Name Changed
1977Diocese of Tamale, Ghana ElevatedArchdiocese of Tamale, Ghana Elevated
1980Diocese of Leeds, England, Great Britain
Diocese of Nottingham, England, Great Britain
Territory LostDiocese of Hallam, England, Great Britain Erected
1996Archdiocese of Olomouc, Czech Republic Territory LostDiocese of Ostrava-Opava, Czech Republic Erected
2019Vicariate Apostolic of San Vicente del Caguán, Colombia ElevatedDiocese of San Vicente del Caguán, Colombia Elevated
2020Diocese of Pointe-Noire, Congo ElevatedArchdiocese of Pointe-Noire, Congo Elevated
2020Diocese of Dolisie, Congo (from Brazzaville)
Diocese of Nkayi, Congo (from Brazzaville)
Metropolitan Changed
2020Diocese of Owando, Congo ElevatedArchdiocese of Owando, Congo Elevated
2020Diocese of Impfondo, Congo (from Brazzaville)
Diocese of Ouesso, Congo (from Brazzaville)
Metropolitan Changed


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