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Changes in Ecclesiastical Circumscriptions

in Libya

Libya
DateAscendingChange
UnknownTitular Episcopal See of Antiphræ was established
UnknownTitular Episcopal See of Antipyrgos was established
UnknownTitular Episcopal See of Barca was established
UnknownTitular Episcopal See of Berenice was established
UnknownTitular Episcopal See of Cyrene was established
UnknownTitular Metropolitan See of Darnis was established
UnknownTitular Episcopal See of Leptis Magna was established
UnknownTitular Episcopal See of Parætonium was established
UnknownTitular Episcopal See of Sabrata was established
UnknownTitular Episcopal See of Tacapæ was established
UnknownTitular Episcopal See of Theuchira was established
UnknownTitular Episcopal See of Œa was established
1643Apostolic Prefecture of Tripoli was established (from Diocese of Islas Canarias)
1894Apostolic Prefecture of Tripoli was promoted as Apostolic Vicariate of Libya
1909Titular Archiepiscopal See of Ptolemais antea Syis was established
1913Titular Archiepiscopal See of Ptolemais antea Syis was demoted as Titular Episcopal See of Ptolemais
1922Titular Episcopal See of Ptolemais was promoted as Titular Archiepiscopal See of Ptolemais
1925Titular Metropolitan See of Darnis was demoted as Titular Episcopal See of Darnis
1925Titular Episcopal See of Leptis Magna was renamed as Titular Episcopal See of Leptis Maior
1925Titular Archiepiscopal See of Ptolemais was demoted as Titular Episcopal See of Ptolemais
1925Titular Episcopal See of Sabrata was renamed as Titular Episcopal See of Sabratha
1925Titular Episcopal See of Theuchira was renamed as Titular Episcopal See of Teuchira
1926Titular Episcopal See of Œa was renamed as Titular Episcopal See of Œa
1927.02.03Apostolic Vicariate of Cirenaica was established (from Apostolic Vicariate of Libya)
1927.02.03Apostolic Vicariate of Libya was renamed as Apostolic Vicariate of Tripolitana (lost territory to establish Apostolic Vicariate of Cirenaica)
1929Titular Episcopal See of Darnis was promoted as Titular Metropolitan See of Darnis
1929Titular Episcopal See of Leptis Maior was renamed as Titular Episcopal See of Leptis magna
1929Titular Episcopal See of Œa was renamed as Titular Episcopal See of Oëa
1929Titular Episcopal See of Sabratha was renamed as Titular Episcopal See of Sabrata
1933Titular Episcopal See of Ammoniace was established
1933Titular Episcopal See of Boreum was established
1933Titular Episcopal See of Dystis was established
1933Titular Episcopal See of Erythrum was established
1933Titular Episcopal See of Gergis was established
1933Titular Episcopal See of Gigthi was established
1933Titular Episcopal See of Leptis magna was renamed as Titular Episcopal See of Leptis Magna
1933Titular Episcopal See of Olbia was established
1933Titular Episcopal See of Oëa was renamed as Titular Episcopal See of Oëa
1933Titular Episcopal See of Ptolemais was renamed as Titular Episcopal See of Ptolemais in Libya
1933Titular Episcopal See of Sinnipsa was established
1933Titular Episcopal See of Sozusa in Libya was established
1933Titular Episcopal See of Villamagna in Tripolitana was established
1933Titular Episcopal See of Zagylis was established
1939.06.22Apostolic Vicariate of Cirenaica was renamed as Apostolic Vicariate of Benghazi (lost territory to establish Apostolic Vicariate of Derna)
1939.06.22Apostolic Vicariate of Derna was established (from Apostolic Vicariate of Cirenaica)
1939.06.22Apostolic Prefecture of Misurata was established (from Apostolic Vicariate of Tripolitana)
1939.06.22Apostolic Vicariate of Tripolitana was renamed as Apostolic Vicariate of Tripoli (lost territory to establish Apostolic Prefecture of Misurata)

as of 2019.03.23

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