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The Year of Our Lord 1962

Diocese Events

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2 JulPrefecture Apostolic of Isangi, Congo (Dem. Rep.) ElevatedDiocese of Isangi, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Elevated
2 JulArchdiocese of Calcutta, India Territory LostDiocese of Jamshedpur, India Erected
2 JulPrefecture Apostolic of Lolo, Congo (Dem. Rep.) ElevatedDiocese of Lolo, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Elevated
2 JulDiocese of Bunia, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Territory LostDiocese of Mahagi, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Erected
2 JulPrefecture Apostolic of Yola, Nigeria ElevatedDiocese of Yola, Nigeria Elevated
21 JulDiocese of Granada, Nicaragua Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of Juigalpa, Nicaragua Erected
21 JulArchdiocese of Panamá Territory LostDiocese of Chitré, Panama Erected
21 JulArchdiocese of São Salvador da Bahia, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Feira de Santana, Bahia, Brazil Erected
21 JulArchdiocese of Curitiba, Parana, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Paranaguá, Parana, Brazil Erected
21 JulDiocese of Ilhéus, Bahia, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Caravelas, Brazil Erected
22 JulDiocese of Barra (do Rio Grande), Bahia, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Bom Jesus da Lapa, Bahia, Brazil Erected
22 JulDiocese of Barra (do Rio Grande), Bahia, Brazil
Diocese of Bonfim, Bahia, Brazil
Territory LostDiocese of Juazeiro, Bahia, Brazil Erected
3 AugArchdiocese of Lourenço Marques, Mozambique Territory LostDiocese of Inhambane, Mozambique Erected
8 AugVicariate Apostolic of Alaska, USA ElevatedDiocese of Fairbanks, Alaska, USA Elevated
8 AugPrefecture Apostolic of Sikkim, India ElevatedDiocese of Darjeeling, India Elevated
8 AugPrefecture Apostolic of Malda, India ElevatedDiocese of Dumka, India Elevated
24 AugPrefecture Apostolic of Lac Moero, Congo (Dem. Rep.) ElevatedDiocese of Kilwa, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Elevated
17 OctDiocese of David, Panama Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of Bocas del Toro, Panama Erected
26 OctDiocese of Santa Marta, Colombia Territory LostDiocese of Ocaña, Colombia Erected
27 OctVicariate Apostolic of Barrancabermeja, Colombia ElevatedDiocese of Barrancabermeja, Colombia Elevated
30 OctArchdiocese of São Luís do Maranhão, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Viana, Maranhão, Brazil Erected
12 NovArchdiocese of Onitsha, Nigeria Territory LostDiocese of Enugu, Nigeria Erected
12 NovDiocese of Eshowe, South Africa
Diocese of Manzini, eSwatini
Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Ingwavuma, South Africa Erected
26 NovTerritorial Prelature of Chimbote, Peru Erected
15 DecDiocese of Autun (-Châlon-sur-Saône-Mâcon), France
Territorial Abbey of Cluny, France
UnitedDiocese of Autun (-Châlon-sur-Saône-Mâcon-Cluny), France United
17 DecDiocese of León en Nicaragua Territory LostDiocese of Esteli, Nicaragua Erected
27 DecTerritorial Abbey of Pietersburg, South Africa Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Louis Trichardt, South Africa Erected


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