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Diocese Events

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1586Diocese of San Severino (Marche), Italy Erected
1742Patriarchate of Cilicia (Armenian), Lebanon Erected
1749Diocese of Giovinazzo, Italy
Diocese of Terlizzi, Italy
UnitedDiocese of Giovinazzo e Terlizzi, Italy United
1784Vicariate Apostolic of London District, England, Great Britain Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of United States of America Erected
1835Nunciature to Colombia Established
1853Diocese of Lugoj (Romanian), Romania Erected
1864Augustinians of the Assumption Approbation
1869Diocese of Wellington (Port Nicholson), New Zealand Territory LostDiocese of Dunedin, New Zealand Erected
1886Diocese of Albany, New York, USA Territory LostDiocese of Syracuse, New York, USA Erected
1889Archdiocese of Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA Territory LostDiocese of Winona, Minnesota, USA Erected
1895Eparchy of Alexandria {Alessandria} (Coptic), Egypt Erected
1895Eparchy of Luqsor {Tebe} (Coptic), Egypt Erected
1895Eparchy of Minya {Ermopoli Maggiore; Minieh} (Coptic), Egypt Erected
1895Patriarchate of Alexandria {Alessandria} (Coptic), Egypt Restored
1919Delegation to Japan Established
1923Vicariate Apostolic of Kimberley in South Africa {nell’Africa Meridionale} (Kroonstad, Vredefort, Heilbron, Lindley, Senekal, Bethlehem, Ficksburg, Harrismith, Vrede, and half of the civil districts of Hoopstad, Winburg, and Ladybrand) Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Kroonstad, South Africa Erected
1949Diocese of Luni o La Spezia, Sarzana e Brugnato, Italy (Pianazze e Termo di La Spezia) Territory Added
1954Diocese of Grenoble, France (Villeurbanne: La Nativité, Les Charpennes, Le St. Curé d'Ars, La Sainte Famille de Croix-Luizet, Saint Julien de Çusset, Sainte Thérèse de l'Enfant-Jésus, Saint Fons, Vaulx-en Velin, Vénissieux, Sainte Jeanne d'Arc de Parilly à Vénissieux, Bron, ...) Territory LostArchdiocese of Lyon (-Vienne), France Territory Added
1962Diocese of Huaraz, Peru (Santa and Portions of Casma) Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of Chimbote, Peru Erected
1963Vicariate Apostolic of Thakhek, Laos Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Savannakhet, Laos Name Changed
1988Diocese of Celaya, Guanajuato, México (Vicaria Fija (San Antón de los Martínez)) Territory LostArchdiocese of San Luis Potosí, México Territory Added
1994Cardinal Titular Church of Santi Aquila e Priscilla Established
1994Cardinal Titular Church of San Giuliano dei Fiamminghi Established
1994Cardinal Titular Church of San Gerardo Maiella Established
1994Cardinal Titular Church of Santissimo Redentore a Valmelaina Established
1994Cardinal Titular Church of Santi Urbano e Lorenzo a Prima Porta Established
1994Cardinal Titular Church of Sant’Ugo Established
2005Diocese of Groningen, Netherlands Name ChangedDiocese of Groningen-Leeuwarden, Netherlands Name Changed
2009Diocese of Toluca, México, México (Tenancingo, Almoloya de Alquisiras, Coatepec Harinas, Ixtapan de la Sal, Joquincingo, Malinaico, Ocuilan, Sultepec, Texcaltitlán, Tonatico, Villa Guerrero, Zacualpan, and Zumpahuacán) Territory LostDiocese of Tenancingo, México, México Erected
2013Vicariate Apostolic of San Vicente, Colombia Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of San Vicente del Caguán, Colombia Name Changed


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