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1542Diocese of Safim, Morocco SuppressedDiocese of Tanger (Tangier), Morocco Territory Added
1841Nunciature to Belgium (to Nunciature) Elevated
1853Diocese of Arras, France Name ChangedDiocese of Arras (-Boulogne-Saint-Omer), France Name Changed
1853Diocese of Quimper, France Name ChangedDiocese of Quimper [Cornouailles](-Léon), France Name Changed
1883Prefecture Apostolic of Zanguebar, Kenya ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Zanguebar, Kenya Elevated
1922Prefecture Apostolic of Eastern Kaiser-Wilhelms-Land, Papua New Guinea ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Eastern New Guinea Elevated
1968Diocese of Lages, Santa Catarina, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Caçador, Santa Catarina, Brazil Erected
1968Archdiocese of Florianópolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil
Diocese of Joinville, Santa Catarina, Brazil
Territory LostDiocese of Rio do Sul, Santa Catarina, Brazil Erected
1976Archdiocese of Saigon, Viet Nam Name ChangedArchdiocese of Thành-Phô Hồ Chí Minh (Hôchiminh Ville), Viet Nam Name Changed
1989Diocese of Fort-Dauphin, Madagascar Name ChangedDiocese of Tôlagnaro, Madagascar Name Changed
1998Diocese of Coro, Venezuela ElevatedArchdiocese of Coro, Venezuela Elevated
1999Apostolic Administration of European Russia {Russia Europea} Territory LostApostolic Administration of Southern European Russia {Russia Europea Meridionale} Erected
1999Apostolic Administration of European Russia {Russia Europea} Name ChangedApostolic Administration of Northern European Russia {Russia Europea Settentrionale} Name Changed
2019Apostolic Exarchate of Saint Ephrem of Khadki (Syro-Malankara), India ElevatedEparchy of Saint Ephrem of Khadki (Syro-Malankara), India Elevated


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