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1785Diocese of Fabriano, Italy
Diocese of Matelica, Italy
UnitedDiocese of Fabriano e Matelica, Italy United
1836Diocese of São Tomé of Meliapore, India Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Madurai and Coromandel Coast, India Erected
1890Diocese of Mostar-Duvno, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Diocese of Trebinje e Mrkan, Bosnia and Herzegovina
UnitedDiocese of Mostar-Duvno (-Trebinje e Mrkan), Bosnia and Herzegovina United
1941Vicariate Apostolic of Cooktown, Australia ElevatedDiocese of Cairns, Australia Elevated
1944Apostolic Administration of Valdivia, Chile (Loncoche, Gorbea, and Pitrufquén) Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Arauca, Colombia Territory Added
1944Prefecture Apostolic of Arauca, Colombia (Los Lagos, Futrono, Trumao, San Pablo, Quilacahuin, San Juan de la Costa, Rahue, and part of Panguipulli) Territory LostApostolic Administration of Valdivia, Chile Territory Added
1944Apostolic Administration of Valdivia, Chile ElevatedDiocese of Valdivia, Chile Elevated
1948Vicariate Apostolic of Lulua e Katanga Centrale, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Lac Moero, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Erected
1948Vicariate Apostolic of Lulua e Katanga Centrale, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Lulua, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Name Changed
1957Military Ordinariate of Argentina, Military (Vicariate) Erected
1989Archdiocese of Ibagué, Colombia (Ambalema, Armero-Guaybal, Casablanca, Falan, Fresno, Herveo, Honda, Lérida, Líbano, Mariquita, Murillo, and Villahermosa) Territory LostDiocese of Líbano-Honda, Colombia Erected
1997Sodalicio de Vida Cristiana Approbation
1997Delegation to Angola ElevatedNunciature to Angola Elevated
2002Mission "Sui Iuris" of Urga, Mongolia ElevatedPrefecture Apostolic of Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia Elevated
2003Diocese of Netzahualcóyotl, México, México (Amecameca, Atlautla, Ayapango, Cocotitla´n, Chalco, Ecatzingo, Juchitepec, Ozumba, Temamatla, Tenango del Aire, Tepetlixpa, Tlalmananco, Valle de Chalco, and part of Cuatro Vientos Ixtapaluca) Territory LostDiocese of Valle de Chalco, México, México Erected
2005Diocese of Enugu, Nigeria (Awgu, Agbogugu, Inyi, Ndeabor, Nnenwe, Oji rivers (except Ukwuoba), and Owelli) Territory LostDiocese of Awgu, Nigeria Erected
2011Archdiocese of Dhaka, Bangladesh (Sylhet, Sunamganj, Habigganj, and Moulibazar) Territory LostDiocese of Sylhet, Bangladesh Erected
2011Diocese of Kingstown, Saint Vincent and Grenadines, Antilles (from Castries) Metropolitan Changed


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