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unknownVicariate Apostolic of Kimberley in Orange, South Africa Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Kimberley in South Africa {nell’Africa Meridionale} Name Changed
unknownScarboro Foreign Mission Society Founded
unknownSons of Charity Founded
11 JanArchdiocese of New Orleans, Louisiana, USA Territory LostDiocese of Lafayette, Louisiana, USA Erected
17 JanDiocese of Coimbra, Portugal Territory LostDiocese of Leiria, Portugal Erected
13 MarPrefecture Apostolic of Dutch Borneo {Borneo Olandese}, Indonesia ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Dutch Borneo {Borneo Olandese}, Indonesia Elevated
14 MarPrefecture Apostolic of Urabá, Colombia Erected
18 JulArchdiocese of Mariana, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Diocese of Uberaba, Brazil
Territory LostDiocese of Aterrado, Brazil Erected
26 JulArchdiocese of Olinda, Brazil Name ChangedArchdiocese of Olinda e Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil Name Changed
2 AugArchdiocese of Olinda e Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Garanhuns, Pernambuco, Brazil
Diocese of Nazaré, Pernambuco, Brazil
2 AugDiocese of Floresta, Brazil Name ChangedDiocese of Pesqueira, Pernambuco, Brazil Name Changed
24 AugPrefecture Apostolic of Betafó, Madagascar ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Betafó, Madagascar Elevated
24 AugPrefecture Apostolic of Western Nigeria {Nigeria Occidentale} ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Western Nigeria {Nigeria Occidentale} Elevated
22 SepDiocese of Lutsk, Zhytomyr, and Kamyanets-Podilskyi (Łuck, Zytomierz, and Kamienec), Ukraine SplitDiocese of Kamyanets-Podilskyi, Ukraine
Diocese of Luceoria o Łuck e Zytomir o Zytomierz, Ukraine
22 SepArchdiocese of Mohilev, Belarus
Diocese of Žemaičiai (Samogizia o Tels; Żmudź), Lithuania
Territory LostDiocese of Riga, Latvia Erected
24 OctDiocese of Lublin and Janów Podlaski (Podlaska o Janów), Poland SplitDiocese of Lublin, Poland
Diocese of Janów Podlaski (Podlaska o Janów), Poland


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