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1586Congregation for Consultations of Regulars, Roman Curia Erected
1834Diocese of Gent {Ghent, Gand}, Belgium Territory LostDiocese of Brugge {Bruges}, Belgium Erected
1847Vicariate Apostolic of Essington, Australia ElevatedDiocese of Victoria, Australia Elevated
1865Diocese of Cebu, Philippines Territory LostDiocese of Jaro, Philippines Erected
1875Diocese of Rodez, France UnitedDiocese of Rodez (-Vabres), France United
1879Missionaries of Our Lady of La Salette Decretum Laudis
1905Society of the Divine Savior Decretum Laudis
1932Prefecture Apostolic of Douala, Cameroon ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Douala, Cameroon Elevated
1932Prefecture Apostolic of Kavirondo, Kenya ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Kisumu, Kenya Elevated
1950Diocese of Cafelândia, Brazil Name ChangedDiocese of Lins, Sao Paulo, Brazil Name Changed
1969Territorial Prelature of Registro do Araguaia, Brazil Name ChangedTerritorial Prelature of Guiratinga, Mato Grosso, Brazil Name Changed
1971Diocese of Santa Maria, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Cruz Alta, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil Erected
1971Diocese of Passo Fundo, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Erexim, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil Erected
1971Diocese of Pelotas, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Rio Grande, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil Erected
1974Archdiocese of Caceres (Nueva Caceres), Philippines Territory LostDiocese of Daet, Philippines Erected
1974Diocese of Legazpi, Philippines Territory LostDiocese of Virac, Philippines Erected
1985Diocese of Malacca-Johor, Malaysia Name ChangedDiocese of Melaka-Johor, Malaysia Name Changed
1988Diocese of Nashville, Tennessee, USA Territory LostDiocese of Knoxville, Tennessee, USA Erected
1996Diocese of Bragança e Miranda, Portugal Name ChangedDiocese of Bragança-Miranda, Portugal Name Changed
1998Diocese of Tubarão, Santa Catarina, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Criciúma, Santa Catarina, Brazil Erected


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