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Diocese Events

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1819Diocese of Ascoli Satriano (Puglia), Italy Name ChangedDiocese of Ascoli Satriano e Cerignola, Italy Name Changed
1854Diocese of Corneto (Tarquinia) e Montefiascone, Italy
Diocese of Civitavecchia, Italy
SplitDiocese of Montefiascone, Italy
Diocese of Tarquinia e Civitavecchia, Italy
1860Diocese of Bytown, Ontario, Canada Name ChangedDiocese of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Name Changed
1870Diocese of Boston, Massachusetts, USA Territory LostDiocese of Springfield in Massachusetts, USA Erected
1881Diocese of Dubuque, Iowa, USA Territory LostDiocese of Davenport, Iowa, USA Erected
1910Diocese of San Carlos de Ancud, Chile Territory LostMission "Sui Iuris" of Valdivia, Chile Erected
1922Vicariate Apostolic of Upper French Congo {Congo Francese Superiore} o Ubanghi, Congo Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Brazzaville, Congo Name Changed
1928Prefecture Apostolic of Tsingtao [Qingdao], China ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Tsingtao [Qingdao], China Elevated
1929Diocese of Trento, Italy ElevatedArchdiocese of Trento, Italy Elevated
1938Prefecture Apostolic of Isole di Mayotta, Nossi-Bé e Comore, Madagascar Name ChangedPrefecture Apostolic of Ambanja, Madagascar Name Changed
1938Vicariate Apostolic of Togo Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Lomé, Togo Name Changed
1938Vicariate Apostolic of Ichang [Yichang], China Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Shihnan [Enshi], China Erected
1938Vicariate Apostolic of Laos Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Vientiane e Luang-Prabang, Laos Erected
1951Vicariate Apostolic of Basankusu, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
Vicariate Apostolic of Lisala, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
Vicariate Apostolic of Stanley-ville, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Isangi, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Erected
1951Vicariate Apostolic of Léopoldville, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Kole, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Erected
1951Archdiocese of Calcutta, India
Diocese of Nagpur, India
Diocese of Ranchi, India
Territory LostDiocese of Sambalpur, India Erected
1954Vicariate Apostolic of Bangui, Central African Republic Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Bangassou, Central African Republic Erected
1954Prefecture Apostolic of Hollandia, Indonesia ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Hollandia, Indonesia Elevated
1954Vicariate Apostolic of Pontianak, Indonesia Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Ketapang, Indonesia Erected
1954Prefecture Apostolic of Ouahigouya, Burkina Faso ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Koudougou, Burkina Faso Elevated
1956Diocese of Jessore, Bangladesh Name ChangedDiocese of Khulna, Bangladesh Name Changed
1965Archdiocese of Diamantina, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Archdiocese of Mariana, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Territory LostDiocese of Itabira, Brazil Erected
1972Archdiocese of Luluabourg, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Name ChangedArchdiocese of Kananga, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Name Changed
1973Nunciature to Burkina Faso Established
1976Delegation to Ghana ElevatedNunciature to Ghana Elevated
1994Delegation to Jerusalem and Palestine EstablishedNunciature to Israel Established
1995Diocese of Maitland, Australia Name ChangedDiocese of Maitland-Newcastle, Australia Name Changed
1996Diocese of Trivandrum, India Territory LostDiocese of Neyyattinkara, India Erected
1997Diocese of Darjeeling, India Territory LostDiocese of Bagdogra, India Erected
1997Diocese of Livingstone, Zambia Territory LostDiocese of Mongu, Zambia Erected
2006Diocese of Carcassonne, France Name ChangedDiocese of Carcassonne et Narbonne, France Name Changed
2006Archdiocese of Toulouse (-Narbonne-Saint Bertrand de Comminges-Rieux), France Name ChangedArchdiocese of Toulouse (-Saint Bertrand de Comminges-Rieux), France Name Changed


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