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Changes in Ecclesiastical Circumscriptions

in Czechia

Czechia
DateAscendingChange
973Diocese of Praha was established (from Diocese of Regensburg)
1063Diocese of Olomouc was established (from Diocese of Praha)
1344.04.30Diocese of Litomyšl was established (from Diocese of Praha)
1344.04.30Diocese of Praha was promoted as Metropolitan Archdiocese of Praha (lost territory to establish Diocese of Litomyšl)
1474Diocese of Litomyšl was suppressed (to Metropolitan Archdiocese of Praha)
1655.07.03Diocese of Litoměřice was established (from Metropolitan Archdiocese of Praha)
1664.11.10Diocese of Hradec Králové was established (from Metropolitan Archdiocese of Praha)
1777.12.05Diocese of Brno was established (from Diocese of Olomouc)
1777.12.05Diocese of Olomouc was promoted as Metropolitan Archdiocese of Olomouc (lost territory to establish Diocese of Brno)
1785.09.20Diocese of České Budějovice was established (from Metropolitan Archdiocese of Praha)
1863Diocese of Brno exchanged territory with Metropolitan Archdiocese of Olomouc
1863Metropolitan Archdiocese of Olomouc exchanged territory with Diocese of Brno
1947Apostolic Administration of Český Těšín was established (from Diocese of Katowice)
1970Titular Episcopal See of Litomyšl was restored
1978.05.31Apostolic Administration of Český Těšín was suppressed (to Metropolitan Archdiocese of Olomouc)
1993.05.31Diocese of Plzeň was established (from Metropolitan Archdiocese of Praha, Diocese of České Budějovice and Diocese of Litoměřice)
1996.01.18Apostolic Exarchate of Czech Republic (Ruthenian Rite) was established (from Diocese of Prešov)
1996.05.30Diocese of Ostrava–Opava was established (from Metropolitan Archdiocese of Olomouc)

as of 2017.10.19

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