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Diocese Events

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1685Diocese of Inflanty (Livonia), Poland Name ChangedDiocese of Inflanty (Livonia)-Pilten, Poland Name Changed
1821Diocese of Spoleto, Italy ElevatedArchdiocese of Spoleto, Italy Elevated
1867Archdiocese of Québec, Canada Territory LostDiocese of Rimouski (St. Germain of), Québec, Canada Erected
1900Nunciature to Argentina (as Internunciature) Restored
1902Archdiocese of Dubuque, Iowa, USA Territory LostDiocese of Sioux City, Iowa, USA Erected
1915Vicariate Apostolic of Northern Victoria Nyanza {Victoria-Nyanza Settentrionale}, Uganda Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Uganda Name Changed
1915Vicariate Apostolic of Southern Victoria Nyanza {Victoria-Nyanza Meridionale}, Tanzania Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Victoria-Nyanza, Tanzania Name Changed
1941Prefecture Apostolic of Bahama, Bahamas, Antilles ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Bahama Islands, Bahamas, Antilles Elevated
1962Archdiocese of Tegucigalpa, Honduras (Totecacinte below Portillo de Totecacinte and Murupuxi) Territory LostDiocese of León en Nicaragua Territory Added
1962Diocese of Matagalpa, Nicaragua (El Paraíso District) Territory LostArchdiocese of Tegucigalpa, Honduras Territory Added
1976Nunciature to Morocco Established
1976Territorial Prelature of Cristalândia, Goias, Brazil (Arapoema) Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of Tocantinópolis, Tocatins, Brazil Territory Added
1979Archdiocese of Milano {Milan}, Italy (Torrevecchia Pia (Natività di Maria Vergine, Ss. Astanzio e Antoniano, and Ss. Pietro e Paolo)) Territory LostDiocese of Pavia, Italy Territory Added
2008Archiepiscopal Exarchate of Lutsk (Ukrainian), Ukraine Erected
2011Archdiocese of Freetown and Bo, Sierra Leone (Bo, Bonthe, Moyamba, and Pujehun) Territory LostDiocese of Bo, Sierra Leone
Archdiocese of Freetown, Sierra Leone
Name Changed
2011Archdiocese of Freetown and Bo, Sierra Leone Name Changed
2011Personal Ordinariate of Our Lady of Walsingham, England, Great Britain Erected


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