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1721Diocese of Făgăraş (Romanian), Romania Erected
1763Diocese of Iglesias, Italy Erected
1839Vicariate Apostolic of Syria, Egypt, Arabia, and Cyprus, Syria Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Abyssinia, Ethiopia
Vicariate Apostolic of Egypt and Arabia, Egypt
1839Vicariate Apostolic of Syria, Egypt, Arabia, and Cyprus, Syria Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Alep [Beroea, Halab], Syria Name Changed
1904Diocese of Helena, Montana, USA Territory LostDiocese of Great Falls, Montana, USA Erected
1922Diocese of Győr (Raab), Hungary
Diocese of Szombathely, Hungary
Territory LostApostolic Administration of Burgenland, Austria Erected
1937Prefecture Apostolic of Changtien, China Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Chowtsun [Zhoucun], China Erected
1937Prefecture Apostolic of Kweiteh [Shangqiu], China ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Kweiteh [Shangqiu], China Elevated
1937Prefecture Apostolic of Chuchow, China Name ChangedPrefecture Apostolic of Lishui [Lishui], China Name Changed
1937Vicariate Apostolic of Togo Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Sokodé, Togo Erected
1937Vicariate Apostolic of Szepingkai [Siping], China Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Lintong [Lintung], China Erected
1964Diocese of Comacchio, Italy
Territorial Abbey of Pomposa, Italy
UnitedDiocese of Comacchio (-Pomposa), Italy United
1976Vicariate Apostolic of Canelos, Ecuador Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Puyo, Ecuador Name Changed
1995Eparchy of Tellicherry (Syro-Malabar), India ElevatedArcheparchy of Tellicherry (Syro-Malabar), India Elevated
1995Eparchy of Trichur (Syro-Malabar), India ElevatedArchdiocese of Trichur (Syro-Malabar), India Elevated
1999Apostolic Administration of Siberia, Russian Federation Territory LostApostolic Administration of Eastern Siberia {Siberia Orientale}, Russian Federation Erected
1999Apostolic Administration of Siberia, Russian Federation Name ChangedApostolic Administration of Western Siberia {Siberia Occidentale}, Russian Federation Name Changed
2000Archdiocese of Asunción, Paraguay Territory LostDiocese of San Lorenzo, Paraguay Erected


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