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Diocese Events

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1882Diocese of Rimouski (St. Germain of), Québec, Canada (Territory between Saguenay and Natashquan rivers) Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Golfe St-Laurent, Québec, Canada Erected
1891Prefecture Apostolic of Indian Territory, Oklahoma, USA ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Indian Territory, Oklahoma, USA Elevated
1922Archdiocese of Esztergom, Hungary Territory LostApostolic Administration of Trnava (Tirnava), Slovakia Erected
1922Diocese of Marsi, Italy (Tramútola) Territory LostTerritorial Abbey of Santissima Trinità di Cava de’ Tirreni, Italy Territory Added
1926Diocese of Vác, Hungary (Felsöpusztaszer estate) Territory LostDiocese of Csanád, Hungary Territory Added
1951Congregation of the Priestly Fraternity Decretum Laudis
1956Diocese of Nueva Pamplona, Colombia (Villa Rosario, San Cayetano, Santiago, Gramalote, Lourdes, Sardinata, Zulia, and Carmen de Nazaret) Territory LostDiocese of Cúcuta, Colombia Erected
1956Archdiocese of Bogotá, Colombia (Girardot, Pandi, San Bernardo, Albeláez, Ospina, Cabrera, part of Sumapaz, Pasca, Fusagasugá, El Triunfo, La Mesa, Rafael Reyes, Viotá, Silvania, Cumaca with the town of Tibacuy, Anapoima, El Colegio, Tocaima, Tena, San Antonio, Cachipay, Anolaima, ...) Territory LostDiocese of Girardot, Colombia Erected
1956Diocese of Nueva Pamplona, Colombia ElevatedArchdiocese of Nueva Pamplona, Colombia Elevated
1956Territorial Prelature of Bertrania en el Catatumbo, Colombia (from Cartagena) Metropolitan Changed
1956Diocese of Bucaramanga, Colombia (from Bogotá) Metropolitan Changed
1956Diocese of Socorro y San Gil, Colombia (from Bogotá) Metropolitan Changed
1966Military Ordinariate of Portugal, Military Erected
1969Archdiocese of Merauke, Indonesia (Asmat (Agats, Sawa-Erma, Pririmapone, Atsj, and Tjitak Senggo)) Territory LostDiocese of Agats, Indonesia Erected
1969Archdiocese of Daegu {Taegu}, Korea (South)
Diocese of Wonju, Korea (South)
Territory LostDiocese of Andong, Korea (South) (Andong, Yecheon, Bonghwa, Yeongju, Yeongdeok, Yeongyang, Cheongsong, Sanju, Munkueong, Euiseóng, and Uljin) Erected
1969Prefecture Apostolic of Ilorin, Nigeria ElevatedDiocese of Ilorin, Nigeria Elevated
1969Archdiocese of Lagos, Nigeria (Ijebu) Territory LostDiocese of Ijebu-Ode, Nigeria Erected
1969Archdiocese of Nairobi, Kenya (Machakos) Territory LostDiocese of Machakos, Kenya Erected
1969Archdiocese of Libreville, Gabon (Oyem and Makoku) Territory LostDiocese of Oyem, Gabon Erected
1969Diocese of Zomba, Malawi (Fort Johnston and most of Kasupe) Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Fort Johnston, Malawi Erected
1988Diocese of Gbarnga, Liberia (Bopolu and Gbarma) Territory LostArchdiocese of Monrovia, Liberia Territory Added
2014Archdiocese of Făgăraş şi Alba Iulia (Romanian), Romania Territory LostEparchy of Sfântul Vasile cel Mare de Bucureşti (San Basilio Magno di Bucarest) (Romanian), Romania Erected


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