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10th day of August

Diocese Events

St. Lawrence, deacon and martyr (Feast)

See Also: Bishop Events

1804Archdiocese of Eger, Hungary Territory LostDiocese of Košice, Slovakia Erected
1838Diocese of Islas Canarias {Canary Islands}, Spain Territory LostDiocese of Alger, Algeria Erected
1838Titular See of Icosium Territory Added
1888Diocese of Victoria, Australia Name ChangedDiocese of Victoria-Palmerston, Australia Name Changed
1888Vicariate Apostolic of Malacca-Singapore ElevatedDiocese of Malacca, Singapore Elevated
1906Vicariate Apostolic of Southern Zanguebar {Zanguebar Meridionale}, Tanzania Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania Name Changed
1926Vicariate Apostolic of Ningpo [Ningbo], China Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Taichow [Linhai], China Erected
1946Archdiocese of Lima, Peru Territory LostDiocese of Ica, Peru Erected
1947Eparchy of Luqsor {Tebe} (Coptic), Egypt Territory LostEparchy of Assiut {Lycopolis} (Coptic), Egypt Erected
1950Prefecture Apostolic of Kaohsiung, Taiwan Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Taichung, Taiwan Erected
1974Diocese of Apia, American Samoa, Pacific (Oceania) Name ChangedDiocese of Apia o Samoa and Tokelau, American Samoa, Pacific (Oceania) Name Changed
1975Diocese of Nova Lisboa, Angola
Diocese of Sá da Bandeira, Angola
Territory LostDiocese of Pereira de Eça, Angola
Diocese of Serpa Pinto, Angola
1975Archdiocese of Luanda, Angola Territory LostDiocese of Ngunza, Angola Erected
1975Diocese of Henrique de Carvalho, Angola Erected


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