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Changes in Ecclesiastical Circumscriptions

in Sudan

Sudan
DateAscendingChange
1330Diocese of Dongola was established
1350Diocese of Dongola was suppressed
1835Patriarchal Vicariate of Egypt and Sudan (Greek-Melkite Rite) was established
1846.04.03Apostolic Vicariate of Central Africa was established (from Apostolic Vicariate of Egypt and Arabia)
1885Diocese of Iskanderiya (Armenian Rite) was established (from Apostolic Vicariate of Egypt)
1913.05.30Apostolic Vicariate of Central Africa was renamed as Apostolic Vicariate of Khartoum (lost territory to establish Apostolic Prefecture of Bahr el-Ghazal)
1946.06.22Diocese of Cairo (Maronite Rite) was established
1960.05.10Apostolic Vicariate of El Obeid was established (from Apostolic Vicariate of Khartoum)
1974.12.12Apostolic Vicariate of El Obeid was promoted as Diocese of El Obeid
1974.12.12Apostolic Vicariate of Khartoum was promoted as Metropolitan Archdiocese of Khartoum
1991Patriarchal Vicariate of Egypt and Sudan (Greek-Melkite Rite) was promoted as Patriarchal Exarchate of Egypt and Sudan
1997Patriarchal Exarchate of Egypt and Sudan (Greek-Melkite Rite) was demoted as Territory Dependent on the Patriarch of Egypt and Sudan
1997Territory Dependent on the Patriarch of Sudan (Syriac Rite) was established
2013Territory Dependent on the Patriarch of Egypt and Sudan (Greek-Melkite Rite) was renamed as Territory Dependent on the Patriarch of Egypt, Sudan and South Sudan
2013Territory Dependent on the Patriarch of Sudan (Syriac Rite) was renamed as Territory Dependent on the Patriarch of Sudan and South Sudan

as of 2020.05.18

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