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Diocese Events

St. Aloysius Gonzaga, religious (Memorial)


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YearFromTo
1521Diocese of Vescovio, Italy Name ChangedDiocese of Sabina, Italy Name Changed
1531Diocese of Coro, Venezuela Erected
1535Diocese of Tlaxcala (Puebla de los Angeles), México Territory LostDiocese of Antequera, Oaxaca, México Erected
1850Barmherzige Brüder von Maria-Hilf Founded
1878Vicariate Apostolic of Scen-Si (Chen-si, Shensi), China Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Kansu, China Erected
1926Diocese of Botucatu, Brazil (Noroeste and Alta Paulista) Territory LostDiocese of Cafelândia, Brazil Erected
1929Diocese of Goiás, Brazil (Spiritus Sancti in Jatahy, Spiritus Sancti in Mineiros, Spiritus Sancti in Mio Bonito and Our Lady of Sorrows in Rio Verde) Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of Jataí, Brazil Erected
1938Franciscan Brothers of the Third Order Regular, Mountbellow Approbation
1951Archdiocese of Agra, India (Bandikui and Alwar) Territory LostDiocese of Ajmer, India Territory Added
1958Diocese of Ciudad Bolívar, Venezuela ElevatedArchdiocese of Ciudad Bolívar, Venezuela Elevated
1958Diocese of Calabozo, Venezuela
Archdiocese of Caracas, Santiago de Venezuela
Territory LostDiocese of Maracay, Venezuela (State of Aragua) Erected
1958Diocese of Barcelona, Venezuela (from Caracas, Santiago de Venezuela) Metropolitan Changed
1958Diocese of Cumaná, Venezuela (from Caracas, Santiago de Venezuela) Metropolitan Changed
1958Diocese of Maturín, Venezuela (from Caracas, Santiago de Venezuela) Metropolitan Changed
1960Diocese of Bukoba, Tanzania (Other part of the district of Bukoba) Territory LostDiocese of Rutabo, Tanzania Territory Added
1960Diocese of Rutabo, Tanzania Name ChangedDiocese of Bukoba, Tanzania Name Changed
1960Diocese of Bukoba, Tanzania Name ChangedDiocese of Rulenge, Tanzania Name Changed
1966Vicariate Apostolic of Fiji Island, Pacific (Oceania) ElevatedArchdiocese of Suva, Fiji, Pacific (Oceania) Elevated
1966Vicariate Apostolic of Cook Islands, Pacific (Oceania) ElevatedDiocese of Rarotonga, Cook Islands, Pacific (Oceania) Elevated
1966Vicariate Apostolic of Isole Samoa e Tokelau, American Samoa, Pacific (Oceania) ElevatedDiocese of Apia, American Samoa, Pacific (Oceania) Elevated
1966Vicariate Apostolic of Tahiti {Isole Tahiti}, French Polynesia, Pacific (Oceania) ElevatedArchdiocese of Papeete, French Polynesia, Pacific (Oceania) Elevated
1966Vicariate Apostolic of Marquesas Islands {Isole Marchesi}, French Polynesia, Pacific (Oceania) ElevatedDiocese of Taiohae, French Polynesia, Pacific (Oceania) Elevated
1966Vicariate Apostolic of New Hebrides {Isole Nouve Ebridi}, Vanuatu, Pacific (Oceania) ElevatedDiocese of Port-Vila, Vanuatu, Pacific (Oceania) Elevated
1966Vicariate Apostolic of Gilbert Islands {Isole Gilbert}, Kiribati, Pacific (Oceania) ElevatedDiocese of Tarawa, Kiribati, Pacific (Oceania) Elevated
1966Vicariate Apostolic of Tonga and Niue Islands, Pacific (Oceania) ElevatedDiocese of Tonga, Pacific (Oceania) Elevated
1966Vicariate Apostolic of Nouvelle-Calédonie (New Caledonia), Pacific (Oceania) ElevatedArchdiocese of Nouméa, New Caledonia, Pacific (Oceania) Elevated
1966Vicariate Apostolic of Wallis et Futuna, Wallis and Futuna, Pacific (Oceania) ElevatedDiocese of Wallis et Futuna, Wallis and Futuna, Pacific (Oceania) Elevated
1974Diocese of Tamatave, Madagascar Metropolitan Changed
1976Archdiocese of L’Aquila, Italy (Borgovelino, Calcariola, Canetra, Cantalice (care of: S. Andrm, S. Michele, S. Maria, S. Liberato), Casette, Castel S. Angelo, Castel S. Angelo-Vasche, Cittaducale, Collerinaldo, Grotti, Lisciano, Lugano, Micciani, Mozza, Paterno, Pendenza, Ponte, ...) Territory LostDiocese of Rieti (-S. Salvatore Maggiore), Italy Territory Added
1976Diocese of Rieti (-S. Salvatore Maggiore), Italy (Aringo, Busci, Gapitignano, Castiglione, Gabbia, Gampotost'o, Cesaproba, Maraña, Maseioni, Montereale, Ortolano, Pago Pellescritta, Poggio Cancelli, S. Giovanni Paganica, S. Lucia, S. Pietro in Sivignano, S. Vittoria, Sivignano, Verrico, and Ville di Fano) Territory LostArchdiocese of L’Aquila, Italy Territory Added
1981Diocese of Saint John’s, Virgin Islands (British), Antilles Name ChangedDiocese of Saint John’s-Basseterre, Virgin Islands (British), Antilles Name Changed
1986Delegation to Guinea Established

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