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Diocese Events

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1819Diocese of Islas Canarias {Canary Islands}, Spain Territory LostDiocese of San Cristóbal de La Laguna o Tenerife, Spain Erected
1820Archdiocese of Québec, Canada (Anticosti Island and the Labrador coast) Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Newfoundland, Canada Territory Added
1924Diocese of Belo Horizonte, Brazil ElevatedArchdiocese of Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil Elevated
1924Archdiocese of Mariana, Minas Gerais, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Juiz de Fora, Brazil Erected
1924Diocese of Aterrado, Brazil (from Mariana) Metropolitan Changed
1924Diocese of Guaxupé, Minas Gerais, Brazil (from Mariana) Metropolitan Changed
1924Diocese of Uberaba, Brazil (from Mariana) Metropolitan Changed
1934Prefecture Apostolic of Célebes, Indonesia ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Célebes, Indonesia Elevated
1949Territorial Prelature of Santarém, Para, Brazil (Amapense) Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of Macapá, Amapa, Brazil Erected
1950Territorial Abbey of Pannonhalma, Hungary (Nagytelep) Territory LostDiocese of Veszprém, Hungary Territory Added
1956Diocese of Araçuaí (Arassuaí), Minas Gerais, Brazil (Galilee and part of Governador Valadares, and part of Aimorés, Conselheiro Pena, Itueta, and Resplendor)
Diocese of Caratinga, Minas Gerais, Brazil (Itanhoni, Mutum, Pocrane, and Tumiritinga along with part of Governador Valadares, and parts of Aimorés, Conselheiro Pena, Itueta, and Resplendor)
Archdiocese of Diamantina, Minas Gerais, Brazil (Açucena, Coroací, Virginópolis, and Virgoländia, and part of Governador Valadares)
Territory LostDiocese of Governador Valadares, Minas Gerais, Brazil Erected
1956Diocese of Jacarezinho, Parana, Brazil (Londrina, Alvorada, Apucarana, Arapongas, Araruva, Astorga, Bela Vista, Cambé, Catugí, Centenario, Faxinal, Florestópolis, Ibiporâo, Jaguapitäo, Lupionópolis, Porecatú, Io de Maio, Rolândia, Sabaudia, Santo Inacio, and Sertanópolis) Territory LostDiocese of Londrina, Brazil Erected
1956Diocese of Jacarezinho, Parana, Brazil (Maringá, Alto Paraná, Jandaia, Mandaguacú, Mandaguarí, Marialva, Nova Esperança, and Paranavai) Territory LostDiocese of Maringá, Brazil Erected
1966Diocese of Mbarara, Uganda (Kigezi) Territory LostDiocese of Kabale, Uganda Erected
1971Diocese of Veszprém, Hungary (Pozva of Zalaszentivani) Territory LostDiocese of Szombathely, Hungary Territory Added
1997Diocese of Nuestra Señora de la Altagracia en Higüey, Dominican Republic (Hato Mayor)
Archdiocese of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic (San Pedro de Macoris)
Territory LostDiocese of San Pedro de Macorís, Dominican Republic Erected
2011Military Ordinariate of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Military Erected


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