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Diocese Events

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1603Diocese of La Imperial, Chile Name ChangedDiocese of Concepción, Chile Name Changed
1824Congregation of the Holy Spirit Approbation
1845Vicariate Apostolic of Tibet-Hindustan, India Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Patna, India Erected
1871Archdiocese of Quito, Ecuador Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Napo, Ecuador Erected
1911Prefecture Apostolic of Eritrea ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Eritrea Elevated
1916Diocese of Newport, Wales, Great Britain ElevatedArchdiocese of Cardiff, Wales, Great Britain Elevated
1930Archdiocese of Eger, Hungary (Pernye-puszta estate) Territory LostDiocese of Vác, Hungary Territory Added
1950Vicariate Apostolic of Batavia, Indonesia Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Djakarta, Indonesia Name Changed
1952Diocese of Umtata, South Africa (St Mark’s, Tsomo, Ngqamakhwe, Butterworth, Dutywa, Centane, and Willowvale) Territory LostDiocese of Queenstown, South Africa Territory Added
1961Prefecture Apostolic of Tumaco, Colombia ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Tumaco, Colombia Elevated
1967Diocese of Beni, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Name ChangedDiocese of Butembo-Beni, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Name Changed
2009Delegation to Botswana ElevatedNunciature to Botswana Elevated


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