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The Year of Our Lord 1993

Diocese Events

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unknownCanons Regular of the Congregation of Saint Victor Approbation
unknownDelegation to Pacific Ocean Established
unknown[Patriotic Diocese of Langfang, China] Erected
1 JanNunciature to Czechoslovakia SplitNunciature to Czech Republic
Nunciature to Slovakia
22 MarArchdiocese of Douala, Cameroon Territory LostDiocese of Edéa, Cameroon
Diocese of Eséka, Cameroon
22 MarArchdiocese of Yangon, Myanmar Territory LostDiocese of Mawlamyine, Myanmar Erected
25 MarPontifical Commission for Preserving the Church’s Patrimoney of Art and History, Roman Curia Name ChangedPontifical Commission for the Cultural Heritage of the Church, Roman Curia Name Changed
5 AprDiocese of Banjarmasin, Indonesia Territory LostDiocese of Palangkaraya, Indonesia Erected
20 AprEparchy of Ivano-Frankivsk [Stanisławów] (Ukrainian), Ukraine Territory LostEparchy of Kolomyia-Chernivtsi (Ukrainian), Ukraine Erected
20 AprArcheparchy of Lviv (Ukrainian), Ukraine
Diocese of Przemyśl (Ukrainian), Poland
Territory LostEparchy of Sambir-Drohobych (Ukrainian), Ukraine Erected
20 AprArcheparchy of Lviv (Ukrainian), Ukraine Territory LostEparchy of Ternopil (Ukrainian), Ukraine
Eparchy of Zboriv (Ukrainian), Ukraine
23 AprDiocese of Carolines-Marshalls, Federated States of Micronesia, Pacific (Oceania) SplitDiocese of Caroline Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, Pacific (Oceania)
Prefecture Apostolic of Marshall Islands, Pacific (Oceania)
28 MayArchdiocese of Ranchi, India Territory LostDiocese of Gumla, India
Diocese of Simdega, India
31 MayArchdiocese of Esztergom, Hungary Name ChangedArchdiocese of Esztergom-Budapest, Hungary Name Changed
31 MayArchdiocese of Eger, Hungary
Diocese of Szeged-Csanád, Hungary
Territory LostDiocese of Debrecen-Nyíregyháza, Hungary Erected
31 MayDiocese of Veszprém, Hungary Territory LostDiocese of Kaposvár, Hungary Erected
31 MayArchdiocese of Kalocsa, Hungary Name ChangedArchdiocese of Kalocsa-Kecskemét, Hungary Name Changed
31 MayDiocese of České Budĕjovice {Budweis}, Czechia
Diocese of Litoměřice, Czechia
Archdiocese of Praha {Prague}, Czechia
Territory LostDiocese of Plzeň, Czechia Erected
31 MayDiocese of Veszprém, Hungary ElevatedArchdiocese of Veszprém, Hungary Elevated
1 JulDiocese of Visakhapatnam, India Territory LostDiocese of Srikakulam, India Erected
10 JulTerritorial Prelature of Alto Paraná, Paraguay ElevatedDiocese of Alto Paraná, Paraguay Elevated
22 JulDiocese of Viedma, Argentina Territory LostDiocese of Alto Valle del Río Negro, Argentina
Diocese of San Carlos de Bariloche, Argentina
14 AugDiocese of Satu Mare {Szatmár}, Romania Territory LostApostolic Administration of Zakarpattia, Ukraine Erected
18 OctDiocese of Kisii, Kenya Territory LostDiocese of Homa Bay, Kenya Erected
18 OctDiocese of Mahajanga, Madagascar Territory LostDiocese of Port-Bergé, Madagascar Erected
28 OctApostolic Administration of Caucasus, Russian Federation
Diocese of Iaşi, Romania
Apostolic Administration of Odessa, Ukraine
Apostolic Administration of Russia (Armenian), Russian Federation
Diocese of Tiraspol, Moldova
Apostolic Administration of Tiflis and Georgia
Apostolic Administration of Volga, Russian Federation
Territory LostApostolic Administration of Moldova Erected
17 NovPrefecture Apostolic of Kankan, Guinea ElevatedDiocese of Kankan, Guinea Elevated
6 DecDiocese of Quelimane, Mozambique Territory LostDiocese of Gurué, Mozambique Erected
18 DecArchdiocese of Panamá Territory LostDiocese of Penonomé, Panama Erected
20 DecVicariate Apostolic of Tarahumara, Chihuahua, México ElevatedDiocese of Tarahumara, Chihuahua, México Elevated
30 DecApostolic Administration of European Russia {Russia Europea} Territory LostApostolic Administration of Caucaso, Armenia Erected
30 DecNunciature to Marshall Islands, Pacific (Oceania) Established


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