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The Year of Our Lord 1922

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unknownMission "Sui Iuris" of I-li o Kul-Dia, China Suppressed
unknownNunciature to El Salvador Established
10 FebArchdiocese of São Luís do Maranhão, Brazil Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of São José do Grajaú, Brazil Erected
10 FebArchdiocese of São Luís do Maranhão, Brazil (Became a Metropolitan) Elevated
16 FebVicariate Apostolic of Kuiceu, China
Vicariate Apostolic of Kuamsi, China
Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Lanlung [Anlong], China Erected
17 FebArchdiocese of Albi, France Name ChangedArchdiocese of Albi (-Castres-Lavaur), France Name Changed
18 FebPrefecture Apostolic of Niigata, Japan
Archdiocese of Tōkyō, Japan
Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Nagoya, Japan Erected
3 MarVicariate Apostolic of Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Iringa, Tanzania Erected
4 MarVicariate Apostolic of Caroní, Venezuela Erected
8 MarVicariate Apostolic of Northern Kansu {Kansu Settentrionale}, China Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Western Kansu {Kansu Occidentale}, China Name Changed
8 MarVicariate Apostolic of Southern Kansu {Kansu Meridionale}, China Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Eastern Kansu {Kansu Orientale}, China Name Changed
12 MarPrefecture Apostolic of Isole della Piccola Sonda, Indonesia ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Isole della Piccola Sonda, Indonesia Elevated
14 MarVicariate Apostolic of Southwestern Mongolia {Mongolia Occiduo-Meridionale}, China Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Ninghsia, China Erected
14 MarVicariate Apostolic of Southwestern Mongolia {Mongolia Occiduo-Meridionale}, China Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Suiyüan [Hohot], China Name Changed
14 MarMission "Sui Iuris" of Urga, Mongolia Erected
14 MarVicariate Apostolic of Northern Shansi {Scian-Si Settentrionale}, China Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Tatungfu, China Erected
14 MarVicariate Apostolic of Central Mongolia {Mongolia Centrale}, China Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Tchagar, China Name Changed
20 AprDiocese of Bragança e Miranda, Portugal
Archdiocese of Braga, Portugal
Diocese of Lamego, Portugal
Territory LostDiocese of Vila Real, Portugal Erected
25 AprVicariate Apostolic of Ruanda Erected
25 AprVicariate Apostolic of Urundi and Kivu, Burundi Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Urundi, Burundi Name Changed
1 MayVicariate Apostolic of Kiangsu, China Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Nanking [Nanjing], China Name Changed
1 MayVicariate Apostolic of Kiangsu, China Territory Lost
5 MayDiocese of Rimouski (St. Germain of), Québec, Canada Territory LostDiocese of Gaspé, Québec, Canada Erected
18 MayDiocese of Győr (Raab), Hungary
Diocese of Szombathely, Hungary
Territory LostApostolic Administration of Burgenland, Austria Erected
29 MayArchdiocese of Esztergom, Hungary Territory LostApostolic Administration of Trnava, Slovakia Erected
1 JunDiocese of Monterey-Los Angeles, California, USA SplitDiocese of Los Angeles-San Diego, California, USA
Diocese of Monterey-Fresno, California, USA
7 JunDiocese of Košice, Slovakia
Diocese of Rožňava, Slovakia
Diocese of Satu Mare {Szatmár}, Romania
Territory LostTerritorial Abbey of Jasov (Jászó), Slovakia Erected
9 JunArchdiocese of Linares o Nueva León, Nuevo León, México Name ChangedArchdiocese of Monterrey, Nuevo León, México Name Changed
14 JunVicariate Apostolic of Upper French Congo {Congo Francese Superiore} o Ubanghi, Congo Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Brazzaville, Congo Name Changed
27 JunVicariate Apostolic of Stanley Falls, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
Vicariate Apostolic of Uganda
Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Lac Albert, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Erected
18 JulVicariate Apostolic of Kasaï Superiore, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
Prefecture Apostolic of Katanga, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Lulua e Katanga Centrale, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Erected
11 AugNunciature to China Established
12 OctDiocese of Barquisimeto, Venezuela Territory LostDiocese of Coro, Venezuela Erected
12 OctDiocese of Cumaná, Venezuela Erected
12 OctDiocese of Mérida, Venezuela Territory LostDiocese of San Cristóbal de Venezuela Erected
12 OctArchdiocese of Caracas, Santiago de Venezuela Territory LostDiocese of Valencia en Venezuela Erected
14 NovVicariate Apostolic of New Guinea Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Papua, Papua New Guinea Name Changed
14 NovVicariate Apostolic of New Pomerania, Papua New Guinea
Vicariate Apostolic of New Britain, Papua New Guinea
UnitedVicariate Apostolic of Rabaul, Papua New Guinea United
14 NovPrefecture Apostolic of Western Kaiser-Wilhelms-Land, Papua New Guinea Name ChangedPrefecture Apostolic of Central New Guinea Name Changed
23 NovPrefecture Apostolic of Eastern Kaiser-Wilhelms-Land, Papua New Guinea ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Eastern New Guinea Elevated
24 NovDiocese of Tulancingo, Hidalgo, México Territory LostDiocese of Huejutla, Hidalgo, México Erected
24 NovDiocese of Ciudad Victoria-Tamaulipas, Tamaulipas, México
Diocese of Veracruz-Jalapa, México
Territory LostDiocese of Papantla, Puebla, México Erected
27 NovPrefecture Apostolic of Cook e Mnihiki, Cook Islands, Pacific (Oceania) Erected
4 DecDiocese of Niterói (Nictheroy), Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Barra do Piraí, Brazil
Diocese of Campos, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
7 DecDelegation to Africa Established
17 DecDiocese of Wrocław (Breslau), Poland Territory LostApostolic Administration of Upper Silesia, Poland Erected


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