AFRICA/SUDAN – Bishop Paride Taban of Torit resigns

Monday, 9 February 2004

Vatican City (Fides Service) – The Holy Father, Pope John Paul II has accepted (4 February 2004) the renunciation of the pastoral government of the diocese of Torit (Sudan) presented by Bishop Paride Taban in conformity with the Code of Canon Law, canon 401,2.
(Fides Service 9/2/2004 EM lines 5 Words: 55)