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1740Archdiocese of Eastern Lisboa, Portugal
Patriarchate of Western Lisboa, Portugal
UnitedPatriarchate of Lisboa {Lisbon}, Portugal United
1747Diocese of Cork and Cloyne, Ireland
Diocese of Ross, Ireland
SplitDiocese of Cork, Ireland
Diocese of Cloyne and Ross, Ireland
1889Diocese of Krishnagar, India Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Assam, India Erected
1931Mission "Sui Iuris" of Tali [Dali], China ElevatedPrefecture Apostolic of Tali [Dali], China Elevated
1933Mission "Sui Iuris" of Miarinarivo, Madagascar Erected
1933Vicariate Apostolic of Nanking [Nanjing], China (Kiangning, Kaushun, Kiangpu, Huyoti, Lishui, Luho, Tantu, Kintan, Liyang, Tanyang, Yangchung, Wutsin, Ihing, Kiangyin, and Wushïh) Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Shanghai [Shanghai], China Erected
1933Vicariate Apostolic of Yenchowfu, China (Yangku, Showchang, Chaocheng, Kwanclieng, Faniisien, and Puhsien) Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Yangku [Yanggu], China Erected
1938Prefecture Apostolic of Kienchangfu, China ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Nancheng [Nancheng], China Elevated
1938Vicariate Apostolic of Lisala, Congo (Dem. Rep.) (Boundaries Adjusted)
Vicariate Apostolic of Oubangui Chari, Central African Republic (Boundaries Adjusted)
Territory Added
1938Diocese of Lahore, Pakistan (Shahpur and Gujrat along with Pind-Dadan-Khan) Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Kafiristan e Kashmir, Pakistan Territory Added
1951Vicariate Apostolic of Chiquitos, Bolivia (Ñuflo de Chávez) Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Ñuflo de Chávez, Bolivia Erected
1951Diocese of Nagpur, India (Rest of Raigarh)
Diocese of Ranchi, India (Surguia and most of Raigarh)
Territory LostDiocese of Raigarh-Ambikapur, India Erected
1951Vicariate Apostolic of Bukoba, Tanzania (Kisïba, Missenyi, and part of Kiymia) Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Kagera Inferiore, Tanzania Erected
1951Vicariate Apostolic of Libreville, Gabon (Souanké) Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Fort-Rousset, Congo Territory Added
1972Diocese of Oklahoma City and Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA ElevatedArchdiocese of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA (Split and raised to an Archdiocese)
Diocese of Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA (Adair, Atoka, Bryan, Cherokee, Choctaw, Coal, Craig, Creek, Delaware, Haskell, Hughes, Latimer, LeFlore, McCurtain, Mclntosh, Mayes, Muskogee, Nowata, Okfuskee, Okmulgee, Osage, Ottawa, Pawnee, Payne, Pittsburg, Pushmataha, Rogers, Sequoyah, Tulsa, ...)
1972Diocese of Little Rock, Arkansas, USA (from New Orleans to Oklahoma City) Metropolitan Changed
1973Delegation to Central-Western Africa EstablishedDelegation to Chad Established
1973Delegation to Congo, Republic of Established
1979Territorial Prelature of Cristalândia, Goias, Brazil (Pequizeiro and Itaporã de Goiás) Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of Miracema do Norte, Goias, Brazil Territory Added


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