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Diocese Events

Venerable Bede, priest and doctor (Opt. Memorial)
St. Gregory VII, pope (Opt. Memorial)
St. Mary Magdalene de Pazzi, virgin (Opt. Memorial)


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YearFromTo
1175Diocese of Ciudad Rodrigo, Spain Erected
1844Diocese of Agrigento (Girgenti), Italy Territory LostDiocese of Caltanissetta, Italy Erected
1880Diocese of Yucatán (Mérida), México Territory LostDiocese of Tabasco, México Erected
1901Prefecture Apostolic of Costa d’Oro {Gold Coast}, Ghana ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Costa d’Oro {Gold Coast}, Ghana Elevated
1901Prefecture Apostolic of Dahomey, Benin ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Dahomey, Benin Elevated
1927Diocese of Dacca, Bangladesh (Chittagong, Noakhali, Barisal, Gournadi, Narikelbari, Haflong, Badarpur, Akyab, Sandoway, Gyeithaw, and Chaugtha) Territory LostDiocese of Chittagong, Bangladesh Erected
1927Diocese of Krishnagar, India (Dinajpur, Rajshahi, Maida, Bogra, Rangpur, Jalpaguri, and CooTc-Beliar) Territory LostDiocese of Dinajpur, Bangladesh Erected
1927Archdiocese of Calcutta, India (Hazaribagh, Banchi, Palamau, and Singbhum, along with feudal states of Gangpur-Bamra-Donai in the region of Orissa, from Saraihela and Kharsawan in the territory of Chota Nagpur, and also from GhangJchakhar Korea, Sirguja, Jashpur, Udaipur, Sakti, ...) Territory LostDiocese of Ranchi, India Erected
1929Vicariate Apostolic of Paotingfu, China (Yihsien, Laishui, and Kwangchang)
Vicariate Apostolic of Peking [Beijing], China (San Può)
Territory LostMission "Sui Iuris" of Yihsien [Yixian], China Erected
1929Vicariate Apostolic of Chengchow [Zhengzhou], China (Kunghsien, Yenshihsien, Mengtsing, Loyang, Sinansien, MiencMh, Yungning, Yiyang, Sunghsien, Teng-feng, Nanyang, Schanchow, Lingyao, Wensiang, Lushi, Pingteng, and Tseyou) Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Loyang [Luoyang], China Erected
1936Vicariate Apostolic of Isole della Piccola Sonda, Indonesia (Part of Timor (Dutch), islands of Boti, Savoie, Alor, and Pantar) Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Timor Olandese, Indonesia Erected
1936Prefecture Apostolic of Broken Hill, Zambia (Barotseland (Balovale, Lealui, Senanga, Maneoya, Kalabo and Sesheke, along with Livingstone)) Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Victoria Falls, Zambia Erected
1936Vicariate Apostolic of Laohokow [Laohekou], China (Siangyang, Tsaoyang, Jcheng, and Nanchang) Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Siangyang [Xiangyang], China Erected
1936Vicariate Apostolic of Kasaï Superiore, Congo (Dem. Rep.) (Bátetelas (including Tshumbe, Lubefu, Lodja, and Kotato-Kombe)) Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Tshumbe, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Erected
1936Mission "Sui Iuris" of Hainan [Hainan], China ElevatedPrefecture Apostolic of Hainan [Hainan], China Elevated
1936Vicariate Apostolic of Luanfu, China (Kiangehow (Sinkien), Yuankü, Wensi, Tsishan, Eotsin, Küwo, Fencheng, Siangning, Kishien, Yicheng, Ishih, Wanchiian, Yungho, Juieheng, Yüsiang, lÂntsin, Y anointed. Pinglu, Hiashien, Anyishien, Siehshien, and Kiangshien) Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Xinjiang [Kiangchow], China Erected
1939Vicariate Apostolic of Uganda Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Masaka, Uganda Erected
1939Vicariate Apostolic of Majunga, Madagascar (Kiangara)
Mission "Sui Iuris" of Miarinarivo, Madagascar
Vicariate Apostolic of Tananarive, Madagascar (Ankazobe and part of Arivonimamo)
ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Miarinarivo, Madagascar Elevated
1939Vicariate Apostolic of Diégo-Suarez, Madagascar (Part of Tamatave)
Vicariate Apostolic of Tananarive, Madagascar (Brickaville and part of Tamatave)
Prefecture Apostolic of Vatomandry, Madagascar
ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Tamatave, Madagascar Elevated
1947Archdiocese of Glasgow, Scotland, Great Britain (Renfrewshire except Thornliebank) Territory LostDiocese of Paisley, Scotland, Great Britain Erected
1947Archdiocese of Glasgow, Scotland, Great Britain (Lanarkshire except Tollcross) Territory LostDiocese of Motherwell, Scotland, Great Britain Erected
1947Archdiocese of Glasgow, Scotland, Great Britain (Northern part of Ayrshire plus Great and Little Cumbrae) Territory LostDiocese of Galloway, Scotland, Great Britain Territory Added
1947Archdiocese of Glasgow, Scotland, Great Britain (became a Metropolitan) Elevated
1958Diocese of Saint Augustine, Florida, USA (Broward, Charlotte, Collier, Dade, De Soto, Glades, Hardee, Hendry, Highlands, Indian River, Lee, Martin, Monroe, Okeechobee, Palm Beach, and St. Lucie) Territory LostDiocese of Miami, Florida, USA Erected
1968Apostles of Jesus Missionaries Founded
1983Diocese of Lacedonia, Italy (Rocchetta S. Antonio) Territory LostDiocese of Ascoli Satriano e Cerignola, Italy Territory Added
1985Cardinal Titular Church of Sant’Anselmo all’Aventino Established
1985Cardinal Titular Church of Sant’Elena fuori Porta Prenestina Established
1985Cardinal Titular Church of Gesù Buon Pastore alla Montagnola Established
1985Cardinal Titular Church of San Giovanni della Pigna Established
1985Cardinal Titular Church of San Giovanni Evangelista a Spinaceto Established
1985Cardinal Titular Church of Santi Giovanni Evangelista e Petronio Established
1985Cardinal Titular Church of Immacolata Concezione di Maria a Grottarossa Established
1985Cardinal Titular Church of Santa Maria delle Grazie alle Fornaci fuori Porta Cavalleggeri Established
1985Cardinal Titular Church of Santa Maria delle Grazie a Via Trionfale Established
1985Cardinal Titular Church of Santa Maria Immacolata di Lourdes a Boccea Established
1985Cardinal Titular Church of Nostra Signora di Coromoto in San Giovanni di Dio Established
1985Cardinal Titular Church of Santissimo Nome di Maria in Via Latina Established
1985Cardinal Titular Church of San Paolo della Croce a “Corviale” Established
1985Cardinal Titular Church of Santa Sofia a Via Boccea Established
2000Archdiocese of Rijeka-Senj, Croatia (Gospic, Ogulin (except Lukovdol, Plemenitas, and Vrbovsko), Otocac, Senj (except Krmpote), and Slunj) Territory LostDiocese of Gospić-Senj, Croatia Erected
2000Archdiocese of Rijeka-Senj, Croatia Name ChangedArchdiocese of Rijeka, Croatia Name Changed

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