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Changes in Ecclesiastical Circumscriptions

in Chad

Chad
DateAscendingChange
1947.01.09Apostolic Prefecture of Fort-Lamy was established (from Apostolic Vicariate of Khartoum, Apostolic Prefecture of Berbérati and Apostolic Vicariate of Foumban)
1951.05.17Apostolic Prefecture of Moundou was established (from Apostolic Prefecture of Garoua and Apostolic Prefecture of Fort-Lamy)
1955.09.14Apostolic Prefecture of Fort-Lamy was promoted as Diocese of Fort-Lamy
1956.12.19Apostolic Prefecture of Pala was established (from Diocese of Garoua)
1959.02.19Apostolic Prefecture of Moundou was promoted as Diocese of Moundou
1961.12.22Diocese of Fort-Archambault was established (from Diocese of Fort-Lamy)
1961.12.22Diocese of Fort-Lamy was promoted as Metropolitan Archdiocese of Fort-Lamy (lost territory to establish Diocese of Fort-Archambault)
1964Apostolic Prefecture of Pala was promoted as Diocese of Pala
1972.08.22Diocese of Fort-Archambault was renamed as Diocese of Sarh
1973.10.15Metropolitan Archdiocese of Fort-Lamy was renamed as Metropolitan Archdiocese of N’Djaména
1989.03.06Diocese of Doba was established (from Diocese of Moundou)
1998.11.28Diocese of Goré was established (from Diocese of Doba and Diocese of Moundou)
1998.11.28Diocese of Laï was established (from Diocese of Doba and Diocese of Moundou)
2001.12.01Apostolic Prefecture of Mongo was established (from Metropolitan Archdiocese of N’Djaména and Diocese of Sarh)
2009.06.03Apostolic Prefecture of Mongo was promoted as Apostolic Vicariate of Mongo
2014.01.13Apostolic Exarchate of Western and Central Africa (Maronite Rite) was established
2018.02.28Apostolic Exarchate of Western and Central Africa (Maronite Rite) was promoted as Diocese of Annunciation of Ibadan

as of 2020.09.27

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