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Diocese Events

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YearFromTo
1819Fratelli dell’Istruzione Cristiana di Ploërmel Founded
1837Vicariate Apostolic of Cape of Good Hope {Capo de Buona Speranza}, South Africa Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Mauritius Erected
1854Diocese of Mariana, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Diamantina, Brazil Erected
1854Diocese of Olinda, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Fortaleza (Ceará), Brazil Erected
1914Prefecture Apostolic of Kuamsi (Kwangsi, Guangxi), China ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Kuamsi, China Elevated
1929Prefecture Apostolic of Iceland {Islanda} ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Iceland {Islanda} Elevated
1936Diocese of Nueva Segovia, Philippines (Langanan, Zimigiii, Cayapa, and area near river Malig) Territory LostDiocese of Tuguegarao, Philippines Territory Added
1936Archdiocese of Paderborn, Germany (Gennebreck) Territory LostArchdiocese of Köln {Cologne}, Germany Territory Added
1957Diocese of Barcelona, Spain (21 Parishes (in Province of Tarragona))
Diocese of Vic, Spain (9 Parishes (in Province of Tarragona))
Territory LostArchdiocese of Tarragona, Spain Territory Added
1957Diocese of Cuenca, Spain (Requena-Utiel) Territory LostArchdiocese of Valencia, Spain Territory Added
1957Diocese of Gerona, Spain (Arenys de Mar) Territory LostDiocese of Barcelona, Spain Territory Added
1957Archdiocese of Lyon (-Vienne), France (20 Parishes) Territory LostDiocese of Solsona, Spain Territory Added
1957Diocese of Albacete, Spain (Casa de Roldan) Territory LostDiocese of Cuenca, Spain Territory Added
1957Diocese of Barcelona, Spain (Sant Martí de Riells del Montseny) Territory LostDiocese of Gerona, Spain Territory Added
1957Archdiocese of Valencia, Spain (Callosa de Ensarriá (except the parishes of Benisa, Jijona and Villajoyosa)) Territory LostDiocese of Orihuela, Spain Territory Added
1957Archdiocese of Valencia, Spain (Gatova and Villahermosa del Río) Territory LostDiocese of Segorbe, Spain Territory Added
1957Diocese of Barcelona, Spain (San Rafael de Figaro, San Pablo de Montmany, Rieils del Fay Gallifa, San Feliú de Codines, San Lorenzo Savall, Villanova del Carni, and Santa Maria de Pobla de Claramunt)
Diocese of Gerona, Spain (Camprodón, Setcases, Vinalonga, Llanas, Molió, and Tragura)
Diocese of Solsona, Spain (Palmcrola)
Territory LostDiocese of Vic, Spain Territory Added
1961Archdiocese of Gitega, Burundi Territory LostDiocese of Bururi, Burundi Erected
1961Vicariate Apostolic of Seoul, Korea (South) Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Inch’on, Korea (South) Erected
1964Nunciature to Rwanda (as Delegation) Established
1966Diocese of Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada (Saint-Charles-de-Mandeville (in Berthier and Maskinongé) and Saint-Ignace-du-Lac (in Maskinongé)) Territory LostDiocese of Joliette, Québec, Canada Territory Added
1970Diocese of Nova Lisboa, Angola (Benguela) Territory LostDiocese of Benguela, Angola Erected
1983Diocese of Owando, Congo (Sangha and Likouala) Territory LostDiocese of Ouesso, Congo Erected
1997Priestly Society of Saint Jacques Approbation
2007Archdiocese of Luanda, Angola (Caxito, Ambriz, Bula-Atumba, Dande, Bembos, Icolo et Bengo, Kissama, Nambuangongo, and Pango Aluquém) Territory LostDiocese of Caxito, Angola Erected
2007Archdiocese of Luanda, Angola (Viana, Palanca, Bom Jesus, Calumbo, Catete, Barra di Kwanza, Cabo Ledo, Mumbondo, Kilamba Kiaxi, Demba Chio, Muxima, and Massangano) Territory LostDiocese of Viana, Angola Erected

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