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1249Order of Friar Servants of Mary Approbation
1566Cardinal Titular Church of San Trifone Established
1776Archdiocese of Esztergom, Hungary Territory LostDiocese of Banská Bystrica, Slovakia
Diocese of Rožňava, Slovakia
1776Archdiocese of Esztergom, Hungary ElevatedDiocese of Spiš, Slovakia Elevated
1786Diocese of Tarnów, Poland Erected
1874Delegation to Persia Established
1918Prefecture Apostolic of Dutch Borneo {Borneo Olandese}, Indonesia ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Dutch Borneo {Borneo Olandese}, Indonesia Elevated
1925Vicariate Apostolic of Changteh [Changde], China Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Shenchow, China Erected
1938Diocese of Chatham, New Brunswick, Canada Name ChangedDiocese of Bathurst in Canada, New Brunswick Name Changed
1938Prefecture Apostolic of Calabar, Nigeria Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Ogoja, Nigeria Erected
1952Prefecture Apostolic of Berbérati, Central African Republic ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Berbérati, Central African Republic Elevated
1952Archdiocese of Lagos, Nigeria Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Ibadan, Nigeria Erected
1952Prefecture Apostolic of Vientiane e Luang-Prabang, Laos ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Vientiane, Laos Elevated
1963Archdiocese of Tegucigalpa, Honduras Territory LostDiocese of Comayagua, Honduras Erected
1971Archdiocese of Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Itapipoca, Ceara, Brazil
Diocese of Quixadá, Ceara, Brazil
1971Diocese of Sobral, Ceara, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Tianguá, Ceara, Brazil Erected
1976Diocese of Northampton, England, Great Britain Territory LostDiocese of East Anglia, England, Great Britain Erected
2001Eparchy of Saint Thomas the Apostle of Chicago (Syro-Malabar), Illinois, USA Erected
2001Diocese of Bissau, Guinea-Bissau Territory LostDiocese of Bafatá, Guinea-Bissau Erected
2001Diocese of Niamey, Niger Territory LostDiocese of Maradi, Niger Erected


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