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Bishop Benjamin Marc Balthason Ramaroson of Farafangana, Madagascar, was named archbishop of Antsiranana. The 58-year-old archbishop-designate is a member of the Congregation of the Mission. The Archdiocese ofAntsirananahas a population of nearly 1.5 million, with close to 600,000 Catholics. They are served b...read more
Articles from section "Church Appointments"
The Vatican has announced that Archbishop Pietro Parolin, the new Secretary of State, will arrive in Rome on Saturday and begin work in earnest on Monday 18th November. The archbishop had …read more
Pope Francis has appointed the rector of London’s Allen Hall seminary as the new bishop of Plymouth. “I am deeply humbled that the Holy Father, Pope Francis, has appointed me the new Bishop …read more
Pope Francis today appointed Archbishop Santo Gangemi, until now apostolic nuncio to Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands, as the new apostolic nuncio to Guinea. He also appointed Fr. …read more
The Holy See announced that Pope Francis has made two new appointments in the United States. Bishop Bernard A. Hebda was named Co-Adjutor of the Archdiocese of Newark, New Jersey, while in …read more
On Saturday, the Holy See announced several changes, appointments and confirmations in the Roman Curia made by Pope Francis. The Holy Father accepted the resignation of the Major …read more