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Diocese Events

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1095Diocese of Iria Flavia (Iria, Locus Sancti Iacobi), Spain Name ChangedDiocese of Compostela, Spain Name Changed
1435Diocese of Montefiascone, Italy Name ChangedDiocese of Corneto (Tarquinia) e Montefiascone, Italy Name Changed
1622Diocese of Lucca, Italy Territory LostDiocese of San Miniato, Italy Erected
1777Diocese of Olomouc (Olmütz), Czechia Territory LostDiocese of Brno, Czechia Erected
1777Diocese of Olomouc (Olmütz), Czechia ElevatedArchdiocese of Olomouc, Czechia Elevated
1910Diocese of Olinda, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Floresta, Brazil Erected
1910Diocese of Olinda, Brazil ElevatedArchdiocese of Olinda, Brazil Elevated
1960Diocese of Aterrado, Brazil Name ChangedDiocese of Luz, Minas Gerais, Brazil Name Changed
1963Archdiocese of Quito, Ecuador Territory LostDiocese of Latacunga, Ecuador Erected
1974Diocese of Borongan, Philippines
Diocese of Calbayog, Philippines
Territory LostDiocese of Catarman, Philippines Erected
1983Archeparchy of Philadelphia (Ukrainian), Pennsylvania, USA Territory LostEparchy of Saint Josaphat in Parma (Ukrainian), USA Erected
1983Archdiocese of Shillong-Gauhati, India Territory LostDiocese of Diphu, India Erected
1983Diocese of Pointe-Noire, Congo Territory LostDiocese of Nkayi, Congo Erected
1998Diocese of Camagüey, Cuba ElevatedArchdiocese of Camagüey, Cuba Elevated
2000Prefecture Apostolic of San Andrés y Providencia, Colombia ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of San Andrés y Providencia, Colombia Elevated
2000Diocese of Bobo-Dioulasso, Burkina Faso ElevatedArchdiocese of Bobo-Dioulasso, Burkina Faso Elevated
2000Diocese of Koupéla, Burkina Faso ElevatedArchdiocese of Koupéla, Burkina Faso Elevated
2000Archdiocese of Jos, Nigeria
Diocese of Makurdi, Nigeria
Territory LostDiocese of Lafia, Nigeria Erected
2000Archdiocese of Kaduna, Nigeria Territory LostDiocese of Zaria, Nigeria Erected
2002Archdiocese of Nyeri, Kenya Territory LostDiocese of Nyahururu, Kenya Erected
2009Archdiocese of Zagreb, Croatia Territory LostDiocese of Bjelovar-Križevci, Croatia
Diocese of Sisak, Croatia
2009Prefecture Apostolic of Gambella, Ethiopia ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Gambella, Ethiopia Elevated
2009Prefecture Apostolic of Jimma-Bonga, Ethiopia ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Jimma-Bonga, Ethiopia Elevated
2009Titular See of Siscia Territory Added
2013Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors, Roman Curia Established


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