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1388Diocese of Asti, Italy Territory LostDiocese of Mondovi, Italy Erected
1506Diocese of Ampurias, Italy
Diocese of Civita (Tempio), Italy
UnitedDiocese of Ampurias e Civita, Italy United
1592Diocese of Colle di Val d’Elsa, Italy Erected
1883Diocese of Galway, Ireland
Diocese of Kilmacduagh, Ireland
Diocese of Kilfenora, Ireland
UnitedDiocese of Galway and Kilmacduagh, Ireland United
1925Missionary Society of St. Columban Approbation
1927Diocese of Catanzaro, Italy ElevatedArchdiocese of Catanzaro, Italy Elevated
1930Archdiocese of Bucarest {Bucureşti}, Romania (became a Metropolitan) Elevated
1930Diocese of Gherla, Armenopoli, Szamos-Ujvár (Romanian), Romania Name ChangedDiocese of Cluj-Gherla (Romanian), Romania Name Changed
1930Diocese of Maramureş (Romanian), Romania Erected
1930Apostolic Administration of Timişoara, Romania ElevatedDiocese of Timişoara, Romania Elevated
1930Ordinariate of Romania (Armenian) Erected
1930Diocese of Oradea Mare {Gran Varadino, Nagyvárad}, Romania
Diocese of Satu Mare {Szatmár}, Romania
UnitedDiocese of Oradea Mare {Gran Varadino, Nagyvárad} and Satu Mare {Szatmár}, Romania United
1960Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity, Roman Curia Erected
1961Archdiocese of Nueva Segovia, Philippines Territory LostDiocese of Laoag, Philippines Erected
1962Archdiocese of Arequipa, Peru
Territorial Prelature of Caravelí, Peru
Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of Chuquibamba, Peru Erected
1970Prefecture Apostolic of Benares-Gorakhpur, India ElevatedDiocese of Banaras, India Elevated
1971Archdiocese of Ranchi, India Territory LostDiocese of Daltonganj, India Erected
1975Diocese of Ambanja, Madagascar Territory LostApostolic Administration of Comores Erected
1978Diocese of Villarrica, Paraguay Territory LostDiocese of Carapeguá, Paraguay Erected
1978Diocese of Concepción (Santissima Concezione) en Paraguay Territory LostDiocese of San Pedro, Paraguay Erected
1991Archdiocese of Vilnius, Lithuania Territory LostDiocese of Białystok, Poland Erected
1991Diocese of Pinsk, Belarus Territory LostDiocese of Drohiczyn, Poland Erected
1999Eparchy of Joubbé, Batrun e Sarba (Maronite), Lebanon SplitEparchy of Batrun (Maronite), Lebanon Split
1999Eparchy of Jounieh (Maronite), Lebanon
Eparchy of Joubbé, Batrun e Sarba (Maronite), Lebanon
UnitedEparchy of Joubbé, Sarba e Jounieh (Maronite), Lebanon United
2007Diocese of Johannesburg, South Africa ElevatedArchdiocese of Johannesburg, South Africa Elevated
2007Diocese of Manzini, eSwatini (from Pretoria) Metropolitan Changed
2007Diocese of Klerksdorp, South Africa (from Pretoria) Metropolitan Changed
2007Diocese of Witbank, South Africa (from Pretoria) Metropolitan Changed
2007Vicariate Apostolic of Francistown, Botswana (from Bloemfontein) Metropolitan Changed
2007Diocese of Gaborone, Botswana (from Bloemfontein) Metropolitan Changed


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