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1258Diocese of Albarracin, Spain
Diocese of Segorbe, Spain
UnitedDiocese of Segorbe-Albarracin, Spain United
1818Vicariate Apostolic of Smirne, Turkey ElevatedArchdiocese of Izmir (Smirne), Turkey Elevated
1870Diocese of Toronto, Ontario, Canada ElevatedArchdiocese of Toronto, Ontario, Canada Elevated
1890Vicariate Apostolic of Two Guineas {Des Deux Guinées}, Gabon Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Cameroun Erected
1890Vicariate Apostolic of Two Guineas {Des Deux Guinées}, Gabon Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Gabon, Gabon Name Changed
1904Vicariate Apostolic of Belgian Congo {Congo Belga} o Indipendente, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Kasaï Superiore, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Erected
1926Vicariate Apostolic of Constantinople, Turkey Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Thessaloniki, Greece Erected
1927Diocese of Nagasaki, Japan Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Kagoshima, Japan Erected
1929Vicariate Apostolic of Chengting [Zhengding], China Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Chaohsien [Zhaoxian], China Erected
1957Diocese of Ibagué, Colombia Territory LostDiocese of Espinal, Colombia Erected
1957Archdiocese of Medellín, Colombia Territory LostDiocese of Sonsón, Colombia Erected
1958Diocese of Chilapa, Guerrero, México Territory LostDiocese of Acapulco, Guerrero, México Erected
1982Diocese of Mount Hagen, Papua New Guinea Territory LostDiocese of Wabag, Papua New Guinea Erected
1982Diocese of Mount Hagen, Papua New Guinea ElevatedArchdiocese of Mount Hagen, Papua New Guinea Elevated
1982Prefecture Apostolic of Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka ElevatedDiocese of Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka Elevated
1982Diocese of Bamenda, Cameroon ElevatedArchdiocese of Bamenda, Cameroon Elevated
1982Diocese of Douala, Cameroon ElevatedArchdiocese of Douala, Cameroon Elevated
1982Diocese of Garoua, Cameroon ElevatedArchdiocese of Garoua, Cameroon Elevated
1982Diocese of Bamenda, Cameroon Territory LostDiocese of Kumbo, Cameroon Erected
2006Mission "Sui Iuris" of Kyrgyzstan ElevatedApostolic Administration of Kyrgyzstan Elevated
2014Archdiocese of Jos, Nigeria
Diocese of Shendam, Nigeria
Territory LostDiocese of Pankshin, Nigeria Erected


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