The Growth of the Philadelphia Archdiocese

New Regional Parishes

New National Parishes

Existing Regional Parishes

Existing National Parishes
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In 1875, the Diocese of Philadelphia is raised to Archdiocese. All of Pennsylvania is placed under it as the Metropolitan See.

1873 - Assumption BVM - West Grove
1873 - Immaculate Heart of Mary
1876 - St. Stanislaus - Landsdale

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