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1098Diocese of Satriano, Italy Erected
1609Diocese of Cuzco, Peru Territory LostDiocese of Ayacucho o Huamanga (Guamanga), Peru Erected
1609Diocese of La Plata o Charcas, Bolivia ElevatedArchdiocese of La Plata o Charcas, Bolivia Elevated
1847Diocese of Saint Louis, Missouri, USA ElevatedArchdiocese of Saint Louis, Missouri, USA Elevated
1900Congregation of the Immaculate Heart of Mary Approbation
1917Archdiocese of Westminster, England, Great Britain Territory LostDiocese of Brentwood, England, Great Britain Erected
1917Nunciature to Colombia (to Nunciature) Elevated
1923Diocese of Curitiba, Brazil (Adjusted to match civil boundaries) Territory LostDiocese of Botucatu, Brazil Territory Added
1923Archdiocese of Mariana, Minas Gerais, Brazil (7 parishes) Territory LostDiocese of Belo Horizonte, Brazil Territory Added
1923Diocese of Belo Horizonte, Brazil (B.M.V. (das Brotas de Entre Bios); St. Blasius the Martyr (of Suassuhy); and St. Gundisalvi (of Ibituruna)) Territory LostArchdiocese of Mariana, Minas Gerais, Brazil Territory Added
1933Military Ordinariate of Germany, Military Erected
1939Diocese of Massa Carrara, Italy Name ChangedDiocese of Apuania, Italy Name Changed
1939Prefecture Apostolic of Multan, Pakistan ElevatedDiocese of Multan, Pakistan Elevated
1939Prefecture Apostolic of Wuchow [Wuzhou], China ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Wuchow [Wuzhou], China Elevated
1946Diocese of Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada (Magdalen Islands) Territory LostDiocese of Gaspé, Québec, Canada Territory Added
1956Apostolic Exarchate of United States of America (Ukrainian), Pennsylvania (New York and New England) Territory LostApostolic Exarchate of Stamford (Ukrainian), USA Erected
1965Archdiocese of Concepción (Santissima Concezione), Chile (Tucapel and Quillón) Territory LostDiocese of Chillán, Chile Territory Added
1971Nunciature to Niger Established
1979Nunciature to Jamaica, Antilles Established
1994Delegation to Pacific Ocean EstablishedNunciature to Vanuatu, Pacific (Oceania) Established
2005Diocese of Ajmer and Jaipur, India (Jaipur, Dausa, Alwar, Sawai Madhopur, Karoli, Nagaur, Sikar, Hanumangarh, Jhunjhumu, Churu, Ganganagar, and Bikaner) Territory LostDiocese of Jaipur, India Erected
2005Diocese of Ajmer and Jaipur, India Name ChangedDiocese of Ajmer, India Name Changed
2016Diocese of Jales, Sao Paulo, Brazil (Cardoso)
Diocese of São José do Rio Preto, Sao Paulo, Brazil (Álvares Florence, Américo de Campos, Buritama, Cosmorama, Floreal, Gastão Vidigal, Lourdes, Macaubal, Magda, Monções, Nhandeara, Nova Luzitânia, Parisi, Paulo de Faria, Planalto, Pontes Gestal, Riolândia, Sebastianópolis do Sul, Tanabi, Turiúba, União ...)
Territory LostDiocese of Votuporanga, Sao Paulo, Brazil Erected


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