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Diocese Events

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1805Diocese of Civita Castellana e Orte, Italy
Diocese of Gallese, Italy
UnitedDiocese of Civita Castellana, Orte e Gallese, Italy United
1825Diocese of Viterbo e Tuscania, Italy Territory LostDiocese of Civitavecchia, Italy Erected
1878Diocese of Beverley, England, Great Britain Territory LostDiocese of Middlesbrough, England, Great Britain Erected
1878Diocese of Beverley, England, Great Britain Name ChangedDiocese of Leeds, England, Great Britain Name Changed
1904Diocese of Pasto, Colombia Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Caquetá, Colombia Erected
1915Diocese of Goiás, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Porto Nacional, Tocatins, Brazil Erected
1929Diocese of Arequipa, Peru
Vicariate Apostolic of Tarapacá, Chile
Territory LostDiocese of Iquique, Chile Erected
1929Diocese of Siedlce, Poland (Beguty and Tàbor) Territory LostArchdiocese of Warszawa {Warsaw}, Poland Territory Added
1930Vicariate Apostolic of Hanchung [Hanzhong] (Hanchungfu), China (Chemping) Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Ankang [Hinganfu], China Territory Added
1941Archdiocese of Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil (Oliveira, Carino de Mata, Japão, São Francisco de Paula, Boni Successo, Sauf Jago, Passa Tempo, S. João Batista, Santo Antonio do Amparo, Campo Bello, Sant'Anna do Joceré, Cristeis, Candeias, Cana Verde, Perdões, and Riberão Vermelho) Territory LostDiocese of Oliveira, Minas Gerais, Brazil Erected
1952Diocese of Kerry (o Ardfert) e Aghadoe, Ireland Name ChangedDiocese of Kerry, Ireland Name Changed
1954Diocese of Caxias do Maranhão, Brazil (Balsas, Alto Parnaíba, Riachâo, Loreto, Benedito Leite, and S. Raimundo das Mangabeiras) Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of Santo Antônio de Balsas, Maranhão, Brazil Erected
1954Diocese of Porto Nacional, Tocatins, Brazil (Tocantinopolis, Itaguatins, Araguatins, Filadelfia, and Babaçulandia) Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of Tocantinópolis, Tocatins, Brazil Erected
1954Vicariate Apostolic of Baudouinville, Congo (Dem. Rep.) (Pweto) Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Lac Moero, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Territory Added
1960Archdiocese of Kabgayi, Rwanda (Byumba and part of Kigali)
Diocese of Nyundo, Rwanda (Ruhengeri)
Territory LostDiocese of Ruhengeri, Rwanda Erected
1961Military Ordinariate of Paraguay, Military Erected
1969Territorial Prelature of Santíssima Conceição do Araguaia, Brazil Name ChangedTerritorial Prelature of Marabá, Para, Brazil Name Changed
1993Vicariate Apostolic of Tarahumara, Chihuahua, México ElevatedDiocese of Tarahumara, Chihuahua, México Elevated
1996Territorial Prelature of Chetumal, Quintana Roo, México Name ChangedTerritorial Prelature of Cancún-Chetumal, Quintana Roo, México Name Changed


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