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Diocese Events

St. Eusebius of Vercelli, bishop (Opt. Memorial)
St. Peter Julian Eymard, priest (Opt. Memorial)

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1564Congregation for Cardinals Interpreters of the Council of Trent, Roman Curia Established
1881Diocese of Newark, New Jersey, USA Territory LostDiocese of Trenton, New Jersey, USA Erected
1887Diocese of Leavenworth, Kansas, USA Territory LostDiocese of Concordia, Kansas, USA
Diocese of Wichita, Kansas, USA
1887Diocese of Omaha, Nebraska, USA Territory LostDiocese of Cheyenne, Wyoming, USA
Diocese of Lincoln, Nebraska, USA
1918Archdiocese of Olinda e Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Garanhuns, Pernambuco, Brazil
Diocese of Nazaré, Pernambuco, Brazil
1918Diocese of Floresta, Brazil Name ChangedDiocese of Pesqueira, Pernambuco, Brazil Name Changed
1929Vicariate Apostolic of Chengtu [Chengdu], China (ShunMng, Sichong, Pengchow, Yinshan, Yochih, Linshui, Kwangan, Shehung, PongJcy, Suining, Lochih, and Anyo) Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Shunking [Nanchong], China Erected
1929Vicariate Apostolic of Chungking [Chongqing], China (Wanhsien, Sinning, Suiting, Chuhshien, Tachu, Liangshan, Tienkiang, ChungcJiow, SMhchu, and Fengtu) Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Wanhsien [Wanxian], China Erected
1929Vicariate Apostolic of Jehol [Jinzhou], China
Vicariate Apostolic of Moukden, China
Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Szepingkai, China (Tao-ciang-tao) Erected
1929Vicariate Apostolic of Brazzaville, Congo (Boundaries adjusted)
Vicariate Apostolic of Loango, Congo (Boundaries adjusted)
Territory Added
1952Territorial Prelature of Santarém, Para, Brazil (Part of Almeirim) Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of Xingu, Para, Brazil Territory Added
1960Archdiocese of Asunción, Paraguay
Diocese of Concepción (Santissima Concezione) en Paraguay
Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of Caacupé, Paraguay Erected


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