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Diocese Events

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St. Gregory Nazianzen, bishops and doctors (Memorial)

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968Diocese of Zeitz, Germany Erected
968Diocese of Meißen (Meissen), Germany Erected
1884Vicariate Apostolic of Shantung {Scian-Ton} (Chan-tong), China Territory LostMission "Sui Iuris" of Southern Shantung {Scian-Ton Meridionale}, China Erected
1905Prefecture Apostolic of Cameroun ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Cameroun Elevated
1915Diocese of Nocera Umbra, Italy Name ChangedDiocese of Nocera Umbra-Gualdo Tadino, Italy Name Changed
1953Diocese of Zulia, Venezuela Name ChangedDiocese of Maracaibo, Venezuela Name Changed
1953Diocese of Guayana, Venezuela Name ChangedDiocese of Ciudad Bolívar, Venezuela Name Changed
1984Pontifical Commission for the Revision of the Code of Canon Law, Roman Curia Name ChangedPontifical Commission for the Authentic Interpretation of the Code of Canon Law, Roman Curia Name Changed
1997Diocese of Koupéla, Burkina Faso
Archdiocese of Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
Territory LostDiocese of Manga, Burkina Faso Erected
1999Diocese of Gulu, Uganda ElevatedArchdiocese of Gulu, Uganda Elevated
1999Diocese of Mbarara, Uganda ElevatedArchdiocese of Mbarara, Uganda Elevated
1999Diocese of Tororo, Uganda ElevatedArchdiocese of Tororo, Uganda Elevated
2007Archeparchy of Trivandrum (Syro-Malankara), India Territory LostEparchy of Mavelikara (Syro-Malankara), India Erected
2017Archdiocese of Tegucigalpa, Honduras Territory LostDiocese of Danlí, Honduras (El Paraíso) Erected


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