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1912Diocese of Saint-Albert, Alberta, Canada Territory LostDiocese of Calgary, Alberta, Canada Erected
1912Diocese of Saint-Albert, Alberta, Canada Name ChangedArchdiocese of Edmonton, Alberta, Canada (Name Changed and Diocese raised to an Archdiocese) Name Changed
1912Vicariate Apostolic of Athabaska, Alberta, Canada (from Saint-Boniface)
Vicariate Apostolic of Mackenzie, Northwest Territories, Canada (from Saint-Boniface)
Metropolitan Changed
1923Diocese of Pesqueira, Pernambuco, Brazil (Petrolina, Boa Vista, Cabrobó, Leopoldina, Serrinha, Ouricuri, São Gonçalo, Exu, and Granito) Territory LostDiocese of Petrolina, Pernambuco, Brazil Erected
1928Diocese of Botucatu, Brazil (Assisi, Campos Novos, Candido Motta, Conçeieao de Monte Alegre, Maraeahy, Palmital, Paraguassù, Platina, Presidente Prudente, Quota, Salto Grande, Santo Anastasio, and San Pedro do Turvo) Territory LostDiocese of Assis, Sao Paulo, Brazil Erected
1950Diocese of Tuguegarao, Philippines (Islands of Batanes, Babuyan, and Fuga) Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of Batanes and the Babuyan Islands, Philippines Erected
1977Archdiocese of Mechelen-Brussel {Malines-Brussels}, Belgium (St. John the Evangelist in Konings-Hooikt and St. Joseph in Peulis) Territory LostDiocese of Antwerpen {Antwerp}, Belgium Territory Added
1977Diocese of Liège (Luik, Lüttich), Belgium (St. Remigius in Landenne, B. M. V. Auxiliatrix in Petit-Wäret, St. Stephen in Seilles and SS. Peter and Paul in Povedroux)
Archdiocese of Mechelen-Brussel {Malines-Brussels}, Belgium (S. Philibert in Noville-sur-Mehaigne)
Diocese of Tournai {Doornik}, Belgium (St. Lambert in Boignée)
Territory LostDiocese of Namur {Namen}, Belgium Territory Added
1977Diocese of Namur {Namen}, Belgium (S. Maurice in Arbrefontaine, B. M. V. Assumptae in My and the Chapel of S. Stephen in Ville) Territory LostDiocese of Liège (Luik, Lüttich), Belgium Territory Added
1987Vicariate Apostolic of Alexandria in Egypt {Alessandria di Egitto}
Vicariate Apostolic of Eliopoli di Egitto, Egypt
Vicariate Apostolic of Port-Said, Egypt
UnitedVicariate Apostolic of Alexandria of Egypt {Alessandria di Egitto} (-Eliopoli di Egitto-Port-Said) United
1990Vicariate Apostolic of Constantinople, Turkey (Eastern parts)
Mission "Sui Iuris" of Trabzon, Turkey
SuppressedVicariate Apostolic of Asia Minor, Turkey
Vicariate Apostolic of Anatolia, Turkey
1990Vicariate Apostolic of Constantinople, Turkey Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Istanbul, Turkey Name Changed
1996Vicariate Apostolic of Buenaventura, Colombia ElevatedDiocese of Buenaventura, Colombia Elevated
1996Diocese of Los Teques, Venezuela (Acevedo, Andrés Bello, Brión, Buroz, Páez, Plaza, Pedro Guai, and Zamora) Territory LostDiocese of Guarenas, Venezuela Erected
1996Vicariate Apostolic of Mitú-Puerto Inírida, Colombia (Guainia)
Prefecture Apostolic of Vichada, Colombia (Part of Guaviare)
Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Inírida, Colombia Erected
1996Vicariate Apostolic of Mitú-Puerto Inírida, Colombia SplitVicariate Apostolic of Mitú, Colombia Split
1996Diocese of Díli, Timor-Leste (Eastern part) Territory LostDiocese of Baucau, Timor-Leste Erected
1996Archdiocese of Kampala, Uganda (Luweero) Territory LostDiocese of Kasana-Luweero, Uganda Erected
1996Archdiocese of Kampala, Uganda (Mukono) Territory LostDiocese of Lugazi, Uganda Erected
2009Titular See of Cibalae Established
2011Diocese of Diébougou, Burkina Faso (Poni and Noumbiel) Territory LostDiocese of Gaoua, Burkina Faso Erected
2017Vicariate Apostolic of Bluefields, Nicaragua (Siuna, Rosita, Bonanza, Waslala, Mulukuku, Prinzapolka, Bocana de Paiwas, La Cruz de Río Grande, Desembocadura de Río Grande, Puerto Cabezas, and Waspam) Territory LostDiocese of Siuna, Nicaragua Erected
2017Vicariate Apostolic of Bluefields, Nicaragua ElevatedDiocese of Bluefields, Nicaragua Elevated


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