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1546Diocese of Lima, Peru Territory LostDiocese of Quito, Ecuador Erected
1857Diocese of Vincennes, Indiana, USA Territory LostDiocese of Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA Erected
1886Vicariate Apostolic of Shantung {Scian-Ton} (Chan-tong), China Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Northern Shantung {Scian-Ton Settentrionale}, China Name Changed
1917Nunciature to Peru (to Internunciature) Elevated
1938Diocese of Trichinopoly, India Territory LostDiocese of Madura, India Erected
1938Vicariate Apostolic of Fianarantsoa, Madagascar
Vicariate Apostolic of Majunga, Madagascar
Vicariate Apostolic of Tananarive, Madagascar
Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Antsirabé, Madagascar
Prefecture Apostolic of Morondava, Madagascar
1938Prefecture Apostolic of Broken Hill, Zambia Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Ndola, Zambia Erected
1938Vicariate Apostolic of Saigon, Viet Nam Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Vinh Long, Viet Nam Erected
1938Mission "Sui Iuris" of Kienow [Jian’ou], China ElevatedPrefecture Apostolic of Jian’ou [Kienow, Kienning], China Elevated
1948Prefecture Apostolic of Basankusu, Congo (Dem. Rep.) ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Basankusu, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Elevated
1948Prefecture Apostolic of Iringa, Tanzania ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Iringa, Tanzania Elevated
1979Territorial Prelature of Huautla, Oaxaca, México Territory LostDiocese of Tuxtepec, Oaxaca, México Erected
1979Archdiocese of Santiago de Cuba Territory LostDiocese of Holguín, Cuba Erected
2003Diocese of Saltillo, Coahuila, México Territory LostDiocese of Piedras Negras, Coahuila, México Erected
2021Archdiocese of Ispahan, Iran Name ChangedArchdiocese of Teheran-Ispahan, Iran Name Changed


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