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1826Diocese of Durango, México
Diocese of Louisiana and the Two Floridas (Saint Louis of New Orleans), USA
Territory LostDiocese of Saint Louis, Missouri, USA Erected
1826Diocese of Louisiana and the Two Floridas (Saint Louis of New Orleans), USA Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Mississippi, USA Erected
1826Diocese of Louisiana and the Two Floridas (Saint Louis of New Orleans), USA Name ChangedDiocese of New Orleans, Louisiana, USA Name Changed
1911Archdiocese of Belém do Pará, Brazil Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of Santíssima Conceição do Araguaia, Brazil Erected
1918Archdiocese of Mariana, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Diocese of Uberaba, Brazil
Territory LostDiocese of Aterrado, Brazil Erected
1922Vicariate Apostolic of Kasaï Superiore, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
Prefecture Apostolic of Katanga, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Lulua e Katanga Centrale, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Erected
1928Diocese of Vizagapatnam, India Territory LostMission "Sui Iuris" of Cuttack, India Erected
1929Prefecture Apostolic of Eastern Nigeria {Nigeria Orientale} Name ChangedPrefecture Apostolic of Northern Nigeria {Nigeria Settentrionale} Name Changed
1929Vicariate Apostolic of Foochow [Fuzhou], China Territory LostMission "Sui Iuris" of Shaowu [Shaowu], China Erected
1929Vicariate Apostolic of Hankow [Hankou], China Territory LostMission "Sui Iuris" of Hwangchow, China Erected
1932Mission "Sui Iuris" of Bulawayo, Zimbabwe ElevatedPrefecture Apostolic of Bulawayo, Zimbabwe Elevated
1932Diocese of Allahabad, India
Diocese of Nagpur, India
Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Jubbulpore, India Erected
1932Prefecture Apostolic of Padang, Indonesia ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Padang, Indonesia Elevated
1932Vicariate Apostolic of Tanganyika, Tanzania Territory LostMission "Sui Iuris" of Tukuyu, Tanzania Erected
1932Vicariate Apostolic of Sapporo, Japan Territory LostMission "Sui Iuris" of Karafuto, Japan Erected
1954Archdiocese of São Paulo, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Santo André, Sao Paulo, Brazil Erected
1956Diocese of Portalegre, Portugal Name ChangedDiocese of Portalegre-Castelo Branco, Portugal Name Changed
1965Institute of Schönstatt Fathers Founded
1969Diocese of Cumaná, Venezuela Territory LostDiocese of Margarita, Venezuela Erected
1969Diocese of Lomas de Zamora, Argentina
Diocese of Morón, Argentina
Territory LostDiocese of San Justo, Argentina Erected
1987Diocese of Louis Trichardt-Tzaneen, South Africa Name ChangedDiocese of Tzaneen, South Africa Name Changed
2011Delegation to Malaysia ElevatedNunciature to Malaysia Elevated


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