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Diocese Events

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1839Cardinal Titular Church of Sant’Eusebio EstablishedCardinal Titular Church of Santi Andrea e Gregorio al Monte Celio Established
1852Diocese of Montréal, Québec, Canada (Counties of St-Hyacinthe, Richelieu, Rouville, Missisquoi, Shefford, and Stanstead)
Archdiocese of Québec, Canada (Parts of the county of Sherbrooke)
Territory LostDiocese of Saint-Hyacinthe, Québec, Canada Erected
1852Diocese of Montréal, Québec, Canada
Archdiocese of Québec, Canada
Territory LostDiocese of Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada Erected
1886Diocese of Montréal, Québec, Canada ElevatedArchdiocese of Montréal, Québec, Canada Elevated
1886Diocese of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada ElevatedArchdiocese of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Elevated
1886Diocese of Saint-Hyacinthe, Québec, Canada (from Québec to Montréal) Metropolitan Changed
1898Archdiocese of Santafé en Nueva Granada, Colombia Name ChangedArchdiocese of Bogotá, Colombia Name Changed
1910Vicariate Apostolic of North Carolina, USA (Gaston, Catawba, Cleveland, Burke, Lincoln, McDowell, Polk, and Rutherford Counties) Territory LostTerritorial Abbey of Belmont-Mary Help of Christians, North Carolina, USA Erected
1912Eparchy of Mukachevo (Munkács) (Ruthenian), Ukraine
Eparchy of Prešov (Prjašev, Eperjes) (Slovak), Slovakia
Territory LostDiocese of Hajdúdorog (Hungarian), Hungary Erected
1920Archdiocese of Mohilev, Belarus Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Finland {Finlandia} Erected
1947Delegation to Australia Name ChangedDelegation to Australia, New Zealand and Oceania Name Changed
1968Archdiocese of Calcutta, India (Balasore, Mayurbhanj, and Keonjhar) Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Balasore, India Erected
1968Diocese of Daloa, Côte d’Ivoire (Man) Territory LostDiocese of Man, Côte d’Ivoire Erected
1968Archdiocese of Calcutta, India (Cuttack north of the river Mahanadi) Territory LostDiocese of Cuttack, India Territory Added
1968Diocese of Nouakchott, Mauritania (from Dakar) Metropolitan Changed
1978Diocese of Dumka, India (West Dinajpur and Maldo) Territory LostDiocese of Raiganj, India Erected
1978Diocese of Dumka, India (from Calcutta) Metropolitan Changed
1982Diocese of Goroka, Papua New Guinea (Simbu) Territory LostDiocese of Kundiawa, Papua New Guinea Erected
1982Archdiocese of Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire (Aboisso, Grand-Bassam, and Bonoua along with Port-Bouët and Koumassi) Territory LostDiocese of Grand-Bassam, Côte d’Ivoire
Diocese of Yopougon, Côte d’Ivoire
1982Archdiocese of Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire (Yopougon along with Agboville, Adzopé, Tiassalé, Sikensi, Dabou, and Jacqueville) Erected
1982Prefecture Apostolic of Sekadau, Indonesia ElevatedDiocese of Sanggau, Indonesia Elevated
1996Archeparchy of Haifa and the Holy Land {Haifa e Terra Santa} (Maronite), Israel Erected
2002Rosarian Fathers Approbation


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