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The Year of Our Lord 1969

Diocese Events

July to December


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2 JulDiocese of Chantaburi, Thailand Name ChangedDiocese of Chanthaburi, Thailand Name Changed
2 JulDiocese of Chieng-Mai, Thailand Name ChangedDiocese of Chiang Mai, Thailand Name Changed
2 JulDiocese of Nakhorn-Sawan, Thailand Name ChangedDiocese of Nakhon Sawan, Thailand Name Changed
2 JulDiocese of Nakhorn-Rajasima, Thailand Name ChangedDiocese of Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand Name Changed
2 JulDiocese of Udonthani, Thailand Name ChangedDiocese of Udon Thani, Thailand Name Changed
2 JulDiocese of Ubon, Thailand Name ChangedDiocese of Ubon Ratchathani, Thailand Name Changed
3 JulDelegation to Eastern Africa (Sudan, the French Coast of the Afars and Issas, the Somali Republic, and part of the Arabian Peninsula) EstablishedDelegation to Red Sea Region Established
18 JulDiocese of Cumaná, Venezuela (Estado Nueva Esparta) Territory LostDiocese of Margarita, Venezuela Erected
18 JulDiocese of Lomas de Zamora, Argentina (Partido de Cauelas)
Diocese of Morón, Argentina (Partido de la Matanza)
Territory LostDiocese of San Justo, Argentina Erected
19 JulArchdiocese of Luluabourg, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
Diocese of Luiza, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
Territory Added
27 JulDiocese of Rijeka (-Opatija), Croatia
Diocese of Senj (-Modruš), Croatia
UnitedArchdiocese of Rijeka-Senj, Croatia (and Elevated to an Archdiocese) United
27 JulDiocese of Split-Makarska (Spalato-Macarska), Croatia ElevatedArchdiocese of Split-Makarska, Croatia Elevated
27 JulDiocese of Dubrovnik (Ragusa), Croatia (from Immediately Subject) Metropolitan Changed
27 JulDiocese of Hvar (-Brac e Vis), Croatia (from Immediately Subject) Metropolitan Changed
27 JulDiocese of Kotor (Cattaro), Montenegro (from Immediately Subject) Metropolitan Changed
27 JulDiocese of Šibenik (Knin), Croatia (from Immediately Subject) Metropolitan Changed
27 JulDiocese of Krk (Veglia), Croatia (from Immediately Subject) Metropolitan Changed
27 JulDiocese of Krk (Veglia), Croatia (from Unknown) Metropolitan Changed
9 AugDiocese of Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas, USA SplitDiocese of Dallas, Texas, USA
Diocese of Fort Worth, Texas, USA (Archer, Baylor, Bosque, Clay, Comanche, Cooke, Dentón, Eastland Erath, Foard, Hardeman, Hill, Hood, Jack, Johnson, Knox, Montague, Palo Pinto, Parker, Shakelford, Stephens, Somervell, Tarrant, Throckmorton, Wichita, Wilbarger, Wise, and Young)
Split
1 SepArchdiocese of Pondicherry and Cuddalore, India (Maduran-takam and Kancheepuram (lower)) Territory LostArchdiocese of Madras and Mylapore (Meliapor), India Territory Added
1 SepDiocese of Vellore, India (Tiruttani) Territory LostArchdiocese of Madras and Mylapore (Meliapor), India Territory Added
1 SepArchdiocese of Pondicherry and Cuddalore, India (Tiruvannamalai and Chengam) Territory LostDiocese of Vellore, India Territory Added
8 SepDiocese of Catamarca, Argentina (Santa Maria and Antofagaste de la Sierra)
Archdiocese of Salta, Argentina (Cafayate, San Carlos, and Molinos)
Archdiocese of Tucumán, Argentina (Aymacha dei Valle)
Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of Cafayate, Argentina Erected
8 SepDiocese of Jujuy, Argentina (Humahuaea, Cochinoca, Einconada, Santa Catalina, Yavi, and Susques) Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of Humahuaca, Argentina Erected
15 SepArchdiocese of Seoul, Korea (South) (Kye Yang Myeon and Ko-Tchon Myeon) Territory LostDiocese of Incheon {Inch’on}, Korea (South) Territory Added
16 SepDiocese of Suwon, Korea (South) (So-sa Eub, O-jeong Myeon, and Sorai Myeon) Territory LostDiocese of Incheon {Inch’on}, Korea (South) Territory Added
2 OctTitular See of Prisriana
Diocese of Skopje, North Macedonia
UnitedDiocese of Skopje-Prizren, North Macedonia United
10 OctDiocese of Jaboticabal, Sao Paulo, Brazil (Riolândia, Paulo de Faria, Orindiuva, Icém, and Altair) Territory LostDiocese of Rio Preto, Sao Paulo, Brazil Territory Added
10 OctTerritorial Prelature of Carolina, Maranhão, Brazil (Gandido Rodrigues, Taquaritinga, Santa Ernestina, and Dobrada)
Diocese of Rio Preto, Sao Paulo, Brazil (Palmares, Ariranha, and Santa Adélia)
Territory LostDiocese of Jaboticabal, Sao Paulo, Brazil Territory Added
15 OctPrefecture Apostolic of Neghelli, Ethiopia Name ChangedPrefecture Apostolic of Awasa, Ethiopia Name Changed
15 OctPrefecture Apostolic of Hosanna, Ethiopia (Scioa and Wollamo) Territory Added
15 OctVicariate Apostolic of Harar, Ethiopia (Harar, Bale, and Arussi along with Haykoch-Butagira and Nazareth) Territory Added
15 OctVicariate Apostolic of Gimma, Ethiopia (Illubabor, Wollega, Kaffa, Gomu-Gofa along with Jibat-Metcha) Territory Added
15 OctPrefecture Apostolic of Hosanna, Ethiopia (Sidamo (except Wollamo)) Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Awasa, Ethiopia Territory Added
16 OctDelegation to Canada ElevatedNunciature to Canada Elevated
24 OctDiocese of Karema, Tanzania Name ChangedDiocese of Sumbawanga, Tanzania Name Changed
8 NovDiocese of Osnabrück, Germany (Vegesack and St. Mary (in Bremerhaven)) Territory LostDiocese of Hildesheim, Germany Territory Added
8 NovDiocese of Hildesheim, Germany (St. Joseph in Hemelingen) Territory LostDiocese of Osnabrück, Germany Territory Added
19 NovTerritorial Prelature of San Juan de la Maguana, Dominican Republic ElevatedDiocese of San Juan de la Maguana, Dominican Republic Elevated
19 NovArchdiocese of Seoul, Korea (South) (Kapyong and Pochon) Territory LostDiocese of Ch’unch’ŏn, Korea (South) Territory Added
20 NovArchdiocese of Cape Coast, Ghana (Western Region) Territory LostDiocese of Sekondi-Takoradi, Ghana Erected
20 DecTerritorial Prelature of Santíssima Conceição do Araguaia, Brazil Name ChangedTerritorial Prelature of Marabá, Para, Brazil Name Changed

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