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Diocese Events

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1925Nunciature to Latvia (as Internunciature) Established
1951Vicariate Apostolic of Addis Abeba, Ethiopia
Prefecture Apostolic of Dessié, Ethiopia
Prefecture Apostolic of Endeber, Ethiopia
Prefecture Apostolic of Gondar, Ethiopia
Territory LostApostolic Exarchate of Addis Abeba (Ethiopian), Ethiopia Erected
1951Ordinariate of Eritrea (Ethiopian), Eritrea ElevatedApostolic Exarchate of Asmara (Ethiopian), Eritrea Elevated
1957Territorial Prelature of Copiapó, Chile ElevatedDiocese of Copiapó, Chile Elevated
1967Nunciature to Gabon Established
1970Diocese of Londrina, Brazil ElevatedArchdiocese of Londrina, Parana, Brazil Elevated
1970Diocese of Apucarana, Parana, Brazil (from Curitiba) Metropolitan Changed
1970Diocese of Campo Mourão, Parana, Brazil (from Curitiba) Metropolitan Changed
1970Diocese of Jacarezinho, Parana, Brazil (from Curitiba) Metropolitan Changed
1970Diocese of Maringá, Brazil (from Curitiba) Metropolitan Changed
1970Diocese of Paranavaí, Parana, Brazil (from Curitiba) Metropolitan Changed
1987Territorial Prelature of Inmaculada Concepción de la B.V.M. en Olancho, Honduras ElevatedDiocese of Juticalpa, Honduras Elevated
1990Diocese of Gatineau-Hull, Québec, Canada ElevatedArchdiocese of Gatineau-Hull, Québec, Canada Elevated
1990Diocese of Amos, Québec, Canada (from Québec) Metropolitan Changed
1990Diocese of Mont-Laurier, Québec, Canada (from Ottawa) Metropolitan Changed
1990Diocese of Rouyn-Noranda, Québec, Canada (from Ottawa) Metropolitan Changed
1992Diocese of Lérida, Spain Name ChangedDiocese of Lleida, Spain Name Changed
1995Military Ordinariate of Venezuela, Military Erected
2002Diocese of Port-Louis, Mauritius (Rodrigues in the island of Mauritius) Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Rodrigues, Mauritius Erected
2018Titular See of Strumnitza Territory Added


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