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Diocese Events

St. Augustine, bishop and doctor (Memorial)

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1412Archdiocese of Halicz (Galyc), Ukraine Name ChangedArchdiocese of Lviv, Ukraine Name Changed
1513Diocese of Santa María de La Antigua del Darién, Panama (Suffragan of Seville, Spain) Erected
1840Vicariate Apostolic of Se-Ciuen (Setchoan, Szechwan, Sichuan), China Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Yünnan, China Erected
1840Vicariate Apostolic of Liaotung, China Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Kansu [Gansu], China
Vicariate Apostolic of Mongolia, China
1840Vicariate Apostolic of Liaotung, China Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Liaotung and Manchuria, China Name Changed
1860Vicariate Apostolic of Two Guineas and Senegambia {Guinea Superiore e Inferiore e di Sierra Leone}, Gabon Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Dahomey, Nigeria Erected
1874Diocese of Galveston, Texas, USA Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Brownsville, Texas, USA (From the Nueces River to the Rio Grande River)
Diocese of San Antonio, Texas, USA (From the Colorado River to the Nunes River)
1874Archdiocese of Québec, Canada
Diocese of Saint-Hyacinthe, Québec, Canada
Diocese of Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada
Territory LostDiocese of Sherbrooke, Québec, Canada Erected
1874Archdiocese of Candia {Crete}, Greece ElevatedDiocese of Crete {Candia}, Greece Elevated
1882Vicariate Apostolic of Honan {Ho-Nan}, China SplitVicariate Apostolic of Northern Honan {Ho-Nan Settentrionale}, China
Vicariate Apostolic of Southern Honan {Ho-Nan Meridionale}, China
1885Vicariate Apostolic of Northern Kiangsi {Kiam-Si Settentrionale}, China Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Eastern Kiangsi {Kiam-Si Orientale}, China Erected
1913Diocese of Perth, Australia ElevatedArchdiocese of Perth, Australia Elevated
1971Diocese of Mbujimayi, Congo (Dem. Rep.) (Southern part of Muene-Ditu) Territory LostDiocese of Luiza, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Territory Added
2003Eparchy of Križevci (Kreutz) (Križevci), Croatia Territory LostApostolic Exarchate of Serbia e Montenegro (Križevci), Serbia Erected
2006Diocese of Myitkyina, Myanmar (Banmaw, Mansi, Momauk, and Shwegu) Territory LostDiocese of Banmaw, Myanmar Erected


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