diocese of Pietersburg, South Africa

Founded as the prefecture apostolic of Northern Transvaal, Transvaal, Africa on 22 December 1910 by division from the Vicariate of Transvaal, and entrusted to the Benedictines of Subiaco. Elevated to the Territorial Abbey of Pietersburg on 13 June 1939. Elevated to the diocese of Pietersburg on 15 December 1988. Suffragen of the archdiocese of Pretoria. See also
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