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The Year of Our Lord 2019

Diocese Events

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unknownTitular See of Valpuesta Suppressed
JanDiocese of Pangkal-Pinang, Indonesia Name ChangedDiocese of Pangkalpinang, Indonesia Name Changed
19 JanPontifical Commission “Ecclesia Dei”, Roman Curia SuppressedCongregation for the Doctrine of the Faith, Roman Curia Territory Added
3 AprTerritorial Prelature of Ayaviri, Peru
Territorial Prelature of Juli, Peru
Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of Santiago Apóstol de Huancané, Peru Erected
30 MayVicariate Apostolic of San Vicente del Caguán, Colombia ElevatedDiocese of San Vicente del Caguán, Colombia Elevated
1 JunApostolic Administration of Kazakhstan and Central Asia, Faithful of Byzantine Rite Erected
28 JunArcheparchy of Mossul (Syrian), Iraq Territory LostArcheparchy of Adiabene (Syrian), Iraq Erected
10 JulTerritorial Prelature of Cristalândia, Goias, Brazil ElevatedDiocese of Cristalândia, Goias, Brazil Elevated
11 JulApostolic Exarchate of Italy, Faithful of the Ukrainian Catholic Church (Ukrainian) Erected
13 JulDiocese of Florencia, Colombia ElevatedArchdiocese of Florencia, Colombia Elevated
13 JulDiocese of Mocoa-Sibundoy, Colombia (from Popayan to Florencia) Metropolitan Changed
13 JulDiocese of San Vicente del Caguán, Colombia (from Ibagué to Florencia) Metropolitan Changed
11 SepDiocese of Díli, Timor-Leste ElevatedArchdiocese of Díli, Timor-Leste Elevated
11 SepDiocese of Baucau, Timor-Leste (to Dili) Metropolitan Changed
11 SepDiocese of Maliana, Timor-Leste (to Dili) Metropolitan Changed
28 SepDiocese of Toluca, México, México ElevatedArchdiocese of Toluca, México, México Elevated
28 SepDiocese of Atlacomulco, México, México (from Mexico to Toluca)
Diocese of Cuernavaca, Morelos, México (from Mexico to Toluca)
Diocese of Tenancingo, México, México (from Mexico to Toluca)
Metropolitan Changed
28 SepArchdiocese of México, Federal District Territory LostDiocese of Azcapotzalco, México, México
Diocese of Iztapalapa, México, México
Diocese of Xochimilco, México, México
4 OctArchdiocese of Mercedes-Luján, Argentina (Became a Metropolitan) Elevated
4 OctDiocese of Merlo-Moreno, Argentina (from Buenos Aires to Mercedes-Luján) Metropolitan Changed
4 OctDiocese of Nueve de Julio, Argentina (from La Plata to Mercedes-Luján)
Diocese of Zárate-Campana, Argentina (from La Plata to Mercedes-Luján)
Metropolitan Changed
5 OctCardinal Titular Church of Sant’Egidio Established
11 OctApostolic Exarchate of Sofia (Bulgarian), Bulgaria ElevatedEparchy of Saint John XXIII of Sofia (Bulgarian), Bulgaria Elevated
28 OctVatican Secret Archive, Roman Curia Name ChangedVatican Apostolic Archive, Roman Curia Name Changed
6 NovDiocese of Marabá, Para, Brazil
Territorial Prelature of Xingu, Para, Brazil
Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of Alto Xingu-Tucumã, Para, Brazil
Diocese of Xingu-Altamira, Para, Brazil
6 NovDiocese of Santarém, Para, Brazil ElevatedArchdiocese of Santarém, Para, Brazil Elevated
6 NovTerritorial Prelature of Itaituba, Para, Brazil (from Belém do Pará to Santarém)
Diocese of Óbidos, Para, Brazil (from Belém do Pará to Santarém)
Metropolitan Changed
23 NovApostolic Exarchate of Saint Ephrem of Khadki (Syro-Malankara), India ElevatedEparchy of Saint Ephrem of Khadki (Syro-Malankara), India Elevated


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