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Diocese Events

St. Louis (Opt. Memorial)
St. Joseph Calasanz, priest (Opt. Memorial)

See Also: Bishop Events

1770Diocese of Lamego, Portugal Territory LostDiocese of Pinhel, Portugal Erected
1876Missionaries of the Immaculate Conception of Lourdes Approbation
1893Vicariate Apostolic of Idaho, USA (Name changed and Vicariate raised to a Diocese) Territory LostDiocese of Boise City, Idaho, USA Erected
1893Diocese of Galle, Sri Lanka Erected
1893Diocese of Jaffna, Sri Lanka Territory LostDiocese of Trincomalee, Sri Lanka Erected
1913Diocese of Diamantina, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Araçuaí (Arassuaí), Minas Gerais, Brazil Erected
1917Diocese of Alagôas, Brazil Name ChangedDiocese of Maceió, Brazil Name Changed
1920Vicariate Apostolic of Kanchow [Ganzhou], China Erected
1920Vicariate Apostolic of Southern Kiangsi {Kiam-Si Meridionale}, China Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Kingan, China Name Changed
1920Vicariate Apostolic of Eastern Kiangsi {Kiam-Si Orientale}, China Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Fu-Chow (Fu-Kow), China Name Changed
1920Vicariate Apostolic of Northern Kiangsi {Kiam-Si Settentrionale}, China Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Kiou-Kiang, China Name Changed
1955Diocese of Bolivar, Ecuador Name ChangedDiocese of Riobamba, Ecuador Name Changed
1979Nunciature to Gambia and Sierra Leone ElevatedNunciature to Gambia Elevated


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