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Diocese Events

St. Ignatius of Antioch, bishop and martyr (Memorial)


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YearFromTo
1580Diocese of Annaghdown (Enach Dune), Ireland Territory Added
1616Cardinal Titular Church of San Carlo ai Catinari Established
1884Nunciature to Belgium Restored
1924Diocese of Lausanne et Genève, Switzerland Name ChangedDiocese of Lausanne, Genève et Fribourg (Freiburg), Switzerland Name Changed
1930Nunciature to Haiti (to Nunciature) Elevated
1954Archdiocese of Valladolid, Spain (Tarazona de Guareña) Territory LostDiocese of Salamanca, Spain Territory Added
1954Diocese of Zamora, Spain (14 parishes in Valladolid) Territory LostArchdiocese of Valladolid, Spain Territory Added
1954Diocese of Zamora, Spain (5 parishes in Salamanca) Territory LostDiocese of Salamanca, Spain Territory Added
1954Diocese of Palencia, Spain (89 parishes in Valladolid) Territory LostArchdiocese of Valladolid, Spain Territory Added
1954Diocese of Palencia, Spain (Liebaña in Santander) Territory LostDiocese of León, Spain Territory Added
1954Diocese of Palencia, Spain (Hinojal de Pisuerga in Burgos) Territory LostArchdiocese of Burgos, Spain Territory Added
1954Diocese of Sale, Australia (Cañizal and Valcesade Guareña in Zamora) Territory LostDiocese of Zamora, Spain Territory Added
1954Diocese of Ávila, Spain (23 parishes in Valladolid) Territory LostArchdiocese of Valladolid, Spain Territory Added
1954Diocese of Segovia, Spain (16 parishes in Valladolid) Territory LostArchdiocese of Valladolid, Spain Territory Added
1954Diocese of León, Spain (45 parishes in Valladolid) Territory LostArchdiocese of Valladolid, Spain Territory Added
1954Diocese of León, Spain (18 parishes in Zamora) Territory LostDiocese of Zamora, Spain Territory Added
1954Diocese of León, Spain (157 parishes in Palencia) Territory LostDiocese of Palencia, Spain Territory Added
1954Diocese of Astorga, Spain (12 parishes in Zamora) Territory LostDiocese of Zamora, Spain Territory Added
1954Diocese of Astorga, Spain (23 parishes in Valladolid) Territory LostArchdiocese of Valladolid, Spain Territory Added
1954Diocese of Astorga, Spain (3 parishes Castro Caldelas in Orense, San Pedro de Gudiña in Lugo) Territory LostDiocese of Orense, Spain Territory Added
1954Diocese of Astorga, Spain (10 parishes in Quiroga) Territory LostDiocese of Lugo, Spain Territory Added
1954Archdiocese of Santiago de Compostela, Spain (Beariz, Girazga, and Lebozán) Territory LostDiocese of Orense, Spain Territory Added
1954Diocese of Tuy, Spain (Ribadavia, 12 parishes, Padrenda and Desteriz (in Orense)) Territory LostDiocese of Orense, Spain Territory Added
1954Diocese of Mondoñedo, Spain (Camarinas, Jomes, and Miño) Territory LostArchdiocese of Santiago de Compostela, Spain Territory Added
1954Diocese of Mondoñedo, Spain (Mellid with 6 parishes in Lugo) Territory LostDiocese of Lugo, Spain Territory Added
1954Diocese of Orense, Spain (Bubal with 5 parishes, Torbeo (Lugo)) Territory LostDiocese of Lugo, Spain Territory Added
1954Diocese of Orense, Spain (12 Parishes in Zamora) Territory LostDiocese of Astorga, Spain Territory Added
1954Diocese of Lugo, Spain (Territory in León) Territory LostDiocese of León, Spain Territory Added
1954Diocese of Lugo, Spain (Begonte with 4 parishes) Territory LostDiocese of Mondoñedo, Spain Territory Added
1954Diocese of Lugo, Spain (San Pedro de Espiñeira (in Orense)) Territory LostDiocese of Orense, Spain Territory Added
1954Archdiocese of Burgos, Spain (68 parishes in Palencia) Territory LostDiocese of Palencia, Spain Territory Added
1954Diocese of Oviedo, Spain (Benavente with 7 parishes) Territory LostDiocese of Zamora, Spain Territory Added
1954Diocese of Oviedo, Spain (Valencia de don Juan with 6 parishes, 160 parishes, Armellada with 4 parishes (in León)) Territory LostDiocese of León, Spain Territory Added
1954Diocese of Oviedo, Spain (Taramundi, Buron, and Suarna in Lugo) Territory LostDiocese of Mondoñedo, Spain Territory Added
1954Diocese of Oviedo, Spain (Tresviso with 2 parishes (in Santander)) Territory LostDiocese of Santander, Spain Territory Added
1962Diocese of David, Panama (Bocas del Toro) Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of Bocas del Toro, Panama Erected
1973Delegation to Central-Western Africa Name ChangedDelegation to Nigeria and Ghana Name Changed
1977Diocese of Trieste e Capodistria (Trst i Koper), Italy SplitDiocese of Koper, Slovenia
Diocese of Trieste, Italy
Split
1977Archdiocese of Gorizia e Gradisca, Italy ((areas in Slovenia))
Diocese of Rijeka (-Opatija), Croatia ((areas in Slovenia))
Diocese of Trieste e Capodistria (Trst i Koper), Italy ((areas in Slovenia))
Territory LostDiocese of Koper, Slovenia Territory Added
1977Diocese of Trivento, Italy (Castel di Sangro and Alfedena) Territory LostDiocese of Valva e Sulmona, Italy Territory Added
1986Diocese of Nachingwea, Tanzania (Tunduru and Masasi (except Ndanda and Chigugu)) Territory LostDiocese of Tunduru-Masasi, Tanzania Erected
1986Diocese of Nachingwea, Tanzania Name ChangedDiocese of Lindi, Tanzania Name Changed

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