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Resignations and Appointments, 24.03.2018

Resignation of bishop of Bujumbura, Burundi and appointment of successor

Appointment of apostolic nuncio in Cameroon

Appointment of Special Envoy to the celebration of the 7th centenary of the consecration of the Shrine of “Our Lady of Justice and Social Love” (Piekary Śląskie, archdiocese of Katowice, 27 May 2018

 

Resignation of bishop of Bujumbura, Burundi and appointment of successor

The Holy Father has accepted the resignation from the pastoral care of the archdiocese of Bujumbura, Burundi, presented by H.E. Msgr. Evariste Ngoyagoye.

The Pope has appointed H.E. Gervais Banshimiyubusa, bishop of Ngozi, as archbishop of the metropolitan see of Bujumbura.

 

Appointment of apostolic nuncio in Cameroon

The Holy Father has appointed as apostolic nuncio in Cameroon H.E: Msgr. Julio Murat, titular archbishop of Orange, currently apostolic nuncion in Zambia and in Malawi.

 

Appointment of Special Envoy to the celebration of the 7th centenary of the consecration of the Shrine of “Our Lady of Justice and Social Love” (Piekary Śląskie, archdiocese of Katowice, 27 May 2018

The Holy Father has appointed His Eminence Cardinal Zenon Grocholewski, prefect emeritus of the Congregation for Catholic Education, as his special envoy at the celebration of the 7th centenary of the consecration of the Shrine of “Our Lady of Justice and Social Love”, located in the city of Piekary Śląskie, archdiocese of Katowice, Poland, to take place on 27 May 2018.